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Gran Fondo a Huge Success! The Desert Springs Gila Monster Gran Fondo was held this past Saturday on October 14th, 2017, with cyclists riding 115, 78, and 40 mile courses and was a huge success! Rider participation was up over 40% this year over last year. Cyclists in the 115 mile ride covered the [...]
Onsite Registration and Pack Pickup is at Gila Hike and Bike starting Friday at 3:00pm to 7:00pm. Late Registration and Pack Pickup will be Saturday (Gran Fondo day) at Gough Park starting at 7:00am.
2017 Tour of the Gila Citizens Race Camp Thunderbird to the Buckhorn Saloon
The Tour of the Gila is saddened by the loss of 21-year-old Axeon Hagens Berman rider, Chad Young, who succumbed to his injuries sustained in a crash during Sunday’s Gila Monster stage while descending to the Cliff Dwellings.The Tour of the Gila community is devastated by the news of Young’s passing. On behalf of [...]
Amy D Foundation returns to the Gila without Mara Abbott, but ushering in the next generation of talent. Founded in the memory of Amy Dombrowski, the composite team encourages and supports young women in cycling, pursuing their dreams in the sport. We sat down with one of their youngest members, 19-year-old Aliya Traficante from Chico, [...]
Teammate Ruth Winder sprints to second, Rally Cycling’s Bergen third SILVER CITY, N.M. – Katie Hall (UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling) narrowly won the first stage of the 31st edition of the Tour of the Gila after launching a last minute solo flyer just five km from the finish. The 30-year-old from Oakland, California barely clung to [...]
The Italian veteran discusses finishing second to Adrien Costa, and other favorite memories racing Gila Fortunato Ferrera stood on the podium last May, holding the pottery trophy bowl proudly in the air for the second year running. The Italian veteran, racing alone as he traditionally does, beat a strong 5-man U23 Mexican team that included [...]