Registration is now open for the X edition of the Gran Fondo Alberto Contador, which will take place on September 26, 2020 in Oliva Nova (Oliva, Valencia) through the official website of the event www.granfondoalbertocontador.com
It was the cyclist who today, during the event of presentation of the event at FITUR, has opened the inscriptions for a sporting event that last year exceeded 2,000 participants (self-imposed figure by the Organization) and that this year will be extended. After the success, the growth rate of the number of cyclists and their satisfaction in the last two editions, it is expected to double the participation, reaching 4,000 registered. “Every year we strive to make the Organization of our test fun, demanding and safe for our participants. Last year many people were unable to ride with us and, for this reason, this year we have decided to expand the number of participants. ”
Again, the headquarters is once again the hotel Oliva Nova Beach & Golf, in the town of Oliva (Valencia), and offers 2 routes, both completely closed to traffic, one of 162km and 3,120m, and another of 111km and 1,965m
In this sense, Xisco Lliteras, CEO of 312 Bike & Tours, company organizing the event, says: “After two years at the helm of the project, we work with the conviction that this event is becoming a benchmark in the international cycling calendar.”
In the presentation ceremony this morning that took place at the International Tourism Fair FITUR in Madrid at the stand of the Valencian Community, the Councilor for Tourism of the City of Oliva, Joaquín Calafat; the General Director of Oliva Nova Beach & Golf Resort, Luis Borho; one of the best cyclists in history, Alberto Contador; and the Mayor of Oliva, David González.
Everyone wanted to dedicate a few words of thanks and pride to celebrate this important cycling event in Oliva Nova, in the Valencian town of Oliva.
Registration can be made as of today, Thursday, January 23, once the presentation that will take place at 12 o’clock in the Press Room A at the stand of the Valencian Community, during the tourism fair of Madrid FITUR, will end through the official website www.granfondoalbertocontador.com.