Axel Merckx

Registration for the 2014 PGAMO is now open!

Join us on July 13th, 2014 for the 4th annual Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan (PGAMO). Choose from the Cortofondo (55 km), Mediofondo (92 km), or Granfondo (160 km) on Sunday, July 13th in Penticton, B.C. The ride rolls through Penticton, Summerland, Okanagan Falls, Oliver, and Kaleden before returning to Penticton’s Gyro Park for finish line festivities.

Register for 2014 Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan

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Swagman KOM Challenge  Cops for Cancer at PGAMO
This year’s event will feature the Swagman King of the Mountain Challenge. Riders will be able to challenge for the fastest climber award on the Okanagan’s Peach Orchard Hill climb, approximately 25 km into the mass participation ride. Top male and female climbers in each 10-year age group will receive a limited edition Swagman KOM Polka Dot Jersey, as well as a Swagman Semi 2.0 platform bike rack. Cops for Cancer joins the Axel Merckx Youth Development Foundation as the official charities of the 2014 Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan. On July 13th, 30 first responders will ride the Granfondo in support of the Canadian Cancer Society and Camp Goodtimes, a Lower Mainland summer retreat for children with cancer and their families. Our Cops for Cancer riders hope to raise $30,000 in the fight against cancer.
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