2024 Gravel Grandeur Challenge
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September 3-8, 2024
Winter Park & Vail, Colorado
Registration Fee - $1,000
Fundraising Minimum - $10,500
Experience the best of off-road riding on champagne gravel. The views are breathtaking—as is the transformative impact you’ll have on CAF athletes.
Riding in Colorado
60% champagne gravel / 40% paved road.
Embark on your Gravel Grandeur expedition amidst the breathtaking landscape around Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort. Conquer a diverse mix of champagne gravel, smooth pavement and vehicle free bike paths with average ride distances of 35-50 miles. The challenge of riding at 8,000+ elevation will be rewarded with views of mountain peaks and aspen forests. On the epic third day, journey eastward on an 80-mile route over the continental divide to Vail with combined gravel and road riding. The event culminates in Vail with favorite local rides and mountain hospitality.
Your Gravel Grandeur Challenge experience includes:
- Thoughtfully planned out routes for each day designed to delight your senses, bring new challenges, and maximize your potential.
- Fully supported rides with healthy breakfast to start each day, elevated SAG stops to rest and refuel, and full-time mechanic support.
- Family style dinners filled with moving stories of athletic achievement and triumph. Celebrate your own accomplishments alongside others and enjoy delicious food options that are sure to satisfy your appetite.
- 5-Star accommodations
- Custom riding gear to commemorate your journey.
- CAF-supported training programs and a customizable fundraising page with content that represents your own challenge goals.
Not Included - air and ground transportation, gratuities, meals on own and activities. Hotel not included for single day riders.
CAF Athlete Connection
Throughout your experience, you will develop friendships and immerse yourself in the heart of CAF’s mission, riding side-by-side with CAF athletes empowered by your generosity. Each moment is sure to create a lifetime of memories.
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