|Registration for the 3rd annual Valley First Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan is now open. Last year more than 2,500 cyclists joined Axel Merckx and friends in the Cortofondo (55 km), Mediofondo (92 km), and Granfondo (160 km). Now it’s your chance. Take the
challenge. Train. Ride. Enjoy. The 3rd annual Valley First Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan starts in Penticton, B.C., Canada on Sunday, July 7th, 2013.
|2013 Welcome Video
||Oakley King of the Mountain
|Preview the amazing vistas and climbs you’ll encounter at this year’s 2013 Valley First Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan (VFGFAMO). Follow Axel Merckx as he gives you a sneak peek of one of the best cycling routes in North America!||The 2013 VFGFAMO will feature the Oakley King of the Mountain (KOM) Challenge. Riders will challenge for the fastest climber award on the Peach Orchard Hill climb, approximately 25 km into the ride. Top male & female climbers in each age group will receive a limited edition Polka Dot Jersey and Oakley RadarLock sunglasses.
|View the 2013 VFGFAMO Video…||More Info on the Oakley KOM Challenge…|