THE ULTIMATE VIP CYCLING WEEKEND IN B.C.’S WINE COUNTRY
TwoClasse Speciale VIP entries to the 9th Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan cycling event (Sunday, July 14th, 2019 | Penticton, B.C, Canada).
Two-night luxury stay at the Penticton Lakeside Resort & Conference Centre.
Pull on your spandex and join former Belgian champion cyclist and Olympic medalist, Axel Merckx, plus other notable guests for a ride through Canada’s #1 cycling destination and the lush landscapes of B.C.’s South Okanagan wine region.
About the event: The 9th Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan is one of North America’s premier cycling events that attracts recreational, elite and pro cyclists for an epic weekend of road cycling in the heart of British Columbia’s Okanagan wine country. Cyclists can choose from one of four distances (160 km, 126 km, 92 km, and 55 km) with each distance starting and finishing alongside Okanagan Lake, in downtown Penticton, Canada. Granfondo Weekend includes the Kids’ Piccolofondo Race, the Passo Apex Hill Climb Race, and the Granfondo Cycling Expo.
About Classe Speciale: The Classe Speciale category is limited to only 150 riders and includes all the perks, swag and challenging courses featured in the Granfondo (160 km), Velocefondo (126km), Mediofondo (92 km) and Cortofondo (55 km) categories, plus so much more. Classe Speciale riders will receive a 2019 edition ALÉ cycling kit (www.alecycling.com; including a jersey, shorts, and socks), a Saturday evening private reception, specialty items, and post-ride food and beverage.
About the Penticton Lakeside Resort & Convention Centre: Facing the spectacular Okanagan Lake, Penticton Lakeside Resort is where affordable luxury and the great outdoors come together to provide an amazing vacation for the entire family. For more information, visit www.pentictonlakesideresort.com.