The inaugural Gran Fondo race was held in New York in 2011 and than it has spread to other locations around the world to reach the number of 20 annual events. Today GFNY is the world's most famous cycling marathon brand, offering events, cycling wear, casual wear, and gadgets for cycling enthusiasts from around the world. An internationally renowned event usually attended by cyclists and bike enthusiasts from over 100 nations.
On 17 October 2021 the GFNY Italy, for the second year, will be held in Valdichiana Senese between the Tuscan hills and the evocative atmosphere of the villages of Montepulciano and Torrita di Siena. The race will start from Torrita di Siena with arrival in Montepulciano. Valdichiana Living is the official partner of the event: book your stay with us, discover the experiences that your companions can have in Valdichiana Senese, find all the information on the area.
Waiting for the race, on Saturday 16 October the historic center of Torrita will host the Gran Fondo New York village where it will be possible to go to collect the race pack and all the material needed to participate in the race the next day. An opportunity, that of collecting the race pack, also to discover the history of Torrita and its traditions. From 10:00 to 19:00 in the historic center a market of flavors and local products will await you and at 11:00 and 16:00 two appointments with free guided tours of the historic center - info and reservations at firstname.lastname@example.org / 3886525977.