Toughest Granfondos: The start of the inaugural Gran Fondo Italia Beverly Hills was on iconic Rodeo Drive. (Photo: Gran Fondo Italia)
CyclingWEST has completed its Fall 2014 update of the toughest granfondos in the U.S.A. WEST and Canada WEST.
We maintain this list as a tribute to great cycling events with challenging and scenic terrain that inspires all levels of riders to train for and to conquer the courses.
Our list compares the relative difficulty of these events by their length and their elevation gain (metres of elevation gain per kilometre, or MEPK). Read More→