The Rose Bandit Team is excited and ready to ride the Gran Fondo Giro d’Italia Miami-Coral Gables this coming weekend. We have been training hard and logging lots of miles in preparation for the 101 mile ride around Miami. The Gran Fondo Giro d’Italia brings together the top organization level and production value of the Giro d’Italia with.
November 13, 2011
What a great morning to meet and greet participating cycling pros for the first ever Gran Fondo in Miami! Thank you Jan and Gilberto for brightening up our overcast morning!!! Many cyclists from our community were there to show their support of the Gran Fondo (special shout out to Coral Gables commissioner Ralph Cabrera!) and ride from.
What is a Gran Fondo one may ask? Well, for those of you unaware, Gran Fondo Miami is one of many Gran Fondos that take place all over the world. Gran Fondos are long distance, mass-participation cycling events – not races – that are immensely popular in Italy (Gran Fondo actually means “big ride” in.