Registration Desk/Race Secretary Address
MAGION, Tinghusgade, Grindsted (view map)
 

Opening hours 
Friday June 22nd: 5 PM – 8 PM 
Saturday June 23rd: 8 AM – 7 PM 
Sunday june 24th: 6 AM - 5 PM

Race dates
Time Trial - Saturday June 23rd
First start 12:00 (oldest riders first)
 
Medio Fondo & Gran Fondo Road Race - Sunday June 24th
Start 8:30 AM

License
License is not needed for Gran Fondo Denmark 2018. 
License is needed for the UCI Gran Fondo World Championships final in Varese.
 

Timing chip (transponder)
All riders get different chips (transponders) for the different events.


Timing system
Sportstiming

Timing
Riders need to be at the finish line before 3:00 PM.
 

Disc brakes 
Disc brakes are allowed.
 

Start
Riders will be placed in start boxes in accordance to age category. The start boxes will close five minutes before start. All riders will start at the same time.
 

Age groups
19 - 34y
35 - 39y
40 - 44y
45 - 49y
50 - 54y
55 - 59y
60 - 64y
+65y 

Age groups are defined by the rider's age on December 31st of the year of the race.

All riders can - no matter the age - ride Gran Fondo as well as Medio Fondo.

 

Qualification for Gran Fondo World Championships
The first 25% (calculated from startinglists) of each age group at Gran Fondo Denmark will be awarded with guaranteed entry to the Gran Fondo World Championship. 

To qualify for the UCI Gran Fondo World Championship, all men aged 59 years and younger must ride the Gran Fondo. Men aged 60 years and older plus women of all age categories must ride the Medio Fondo to qualify.
 

Cars and motorbikes 
Time Trial
The Time Trial course will be closed for traffic. Marshalls will be circling the course for riders safety. Police will also be present during the race. 

Road Race
Race Marshalls, police motorbikes and leadingcar will cover the race. But the course will be open for traffic. A boomwagen will end the race. Please notice, the last 2 kilometers to the finish will be closed for traffic. No private servicescar is allowed in the race.
 

Award ceremony 
The three first riders of every age category (women and men) will be called to the podium to be awarded. The winner per age category (both women and men) will receive the official UCI jersey. It’s forbidden to wear glasses during the ceremony.
 

Feeding zones (road race) 
At 67 km, 110 km and 135 km at the Gran Fondo course. Water and fruit will be available. Only at 135 km volunteers in the feed zone who will help to hand out drinks. It is allowed for riders in the race, to have a private helper in this area. We kindly ask all the helpers to wear a yellow bib. First aid Medical aid service will be available at the start/finish.
 

Doping control
At race secretary
 

Mechanical assistance
Time Trial: There will be mechanical service and a bike shop available in the start and finish area. It’s not allowed to follow a specific rider with a private car.  

Road Race: It’s not allowed to have a private car in the race. All unofficial cars (without official UWCT signage) will be banned from the road. The neutral support car doesn’t provide drinks. It’s not possible to give your own pair of spare wheels to a neutral car. There will be mechanical service and a bike shop available in the start and finish area, and on the 3 Feeding Zones.

Publication of results 
The results of the Time Trial will be published as soon as the riders are arrived. The results will be published at the finish area on the giant screen and at www.granfondodenmark.dk. Results of the Road Races will be published soon after the finish and will be updated on a regular basis. Results will be available at the finish area as well as online.
 

Shower etc. 
At MAGION, Tinghusgade, Grindsted 1 km from finish line.
 

Parking 
At MAGION, Tinghusgade, Grindsted 1 km from finish line.
 

Expo Area 
In the start/finish area (both Road race and Tine Trial) there will be exhibitions from our sponsors
 

Announcers
Carsten Ritter