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SEPT 23, 2017

 

 

RACE INFORMATION

Coeur d'Fondo will showcase beautiful Lake Coeur d'Alene and the forest, roads and scenery along Idaho's Scenic Byway; Highway 97, passing through many lakeside communities; before finishing back in Coeur d'Alene and the Downtown Association Oktoberfest in downtown Coeur d'Alene.

Start to finish times : Competitive and non-competitive options : TAKE THE CHALLENGE.

ROUTES/DISTANCES:

  • Gran Fondo 108 miles
  • Medio Fondo 84 miles
  • Centro Fondo 47 miles *
  • Piccolo Fondo 37 miles **
  • Family Fun Ride 15 miles
*   47 mile Centro participants will enjoy an approximate 1.5 hour cruise aboard the Mish-an-Nock from Coeur d'Alene to Harrison. Crossing time may vary slightly depending on weather conditions. Their ride will begin in Harrison and finish at the Oktoberfest in Coeur d'Alene. The boat will depart at 7:45am.
** 37 mile Piccolo participants will finish in Harrison and enjoy a leisurely 1 hour to 1.5 hour cruise back aboard the Mish-an-Nock to the Oktoberfest in Coeur d’Alene. Crossing time may vary slightly depending on weather conditions.

REGISTRATION FEE FOR GRAN FONDO, MEDIO, CENTRO, & PICCOLO DISTANCES INCLUDES:

  • Coeur d’Fondo T-shirt (guaranteed only if registered by 09/01 of each year)
  • Event rate packages at local hotels.
  • SAG Wagon and mechanical support.
  • Entry into Coeur d’Alene’s Grand Oktoberfest (includes food, commemorative pint glass, refreshments, and beer garden).
  • Raffle tickets towards awesome prizes from our sponsors.
  • Fully stocked checkpoints along the route with water, electrolyte drink and great selection of food and snacks.
  • Bike and bag valet service.
  • Scenic boat tour on majestic Lake Coeur d'Alene to Harrison for "Centro" (47 mile) participants.
  • Scenic return boat tour on majestic Lake Coeur d’Alene for “Piccolo” (37 mile) participants.

You deserve it & we'll provide it! Finishers Medals for all 84 mile and 108 finishers! Check out our Facebook page for design photos. 

     *Special finisher lanyards for 84 mile time qualified riders = 5.5 hours or faster
     *Special finisher lanyards for 108 mile time qualified riders = 6.5 hours or faster
 

PACKET PICKUP / LATE REGISTRATION

Friday (day before event) 12 - 7 pm

Coeur d'Alene Resort Plaza Shops

Please read the Athlete Info

If someone is picking up a packet on your behalf they must bring a signed liability waiver on your behalf.

 

Refund and Transfer Policies: There are ABSOLUTELY NO REFUNDS given for this event after a participant has been registered. Unless an obvious mistake has been made during registration as determined by the race director only. Transfers of registration and deferment of registration are allowed according to these criteria:

  1. All registrations can be transferred to another person, but Coeur d'Fondo will not be responsible in any way for the transfer, collection or distribution of payment.
  2. Transferring of registrations will only  happen at the direction of the person currently registered, this must be sent by authorized email or done in person at packet pickup.... No exceptions!!

Participants can exercise the option to defer their registration to the next year's event, however the amount of the deferment will be determined case by case using these guidelines as interpreted by the director only:

  1. Medical crisis, military service, extreme family crisis: You can expect between 70% to 90% deferment based only on the director's discretion.
  2. Job, moving, interrupted plans for any reason: You can expect between 30% to 70% based only on the director's discretion.
  3. Late withdrawal, weather based circumstances, failure to show up for the event for any reason given after the event has happened: You can expect between 10% to 30% based only on the director's discretion.
  4. Any other circumstances falling outside of these guidelines will be evaluated for merit and given a deferment based only on the director's discretion.

We want everyone to have a great event, we do not want anyone to feel as if they have wasted their money. Please remember that this is a fund raising opportunity for the Centennial Trail Foundation, a nonprofit organization that uses all funding for the continued maintenance and expansion of the current trail system that we all love and enjoy.

Contact us at : cdagranfondo@gmail.com

 


CDA Iron Series

Complete CDA Marathon (26.2 mile run), CDA Crossing (2.4 mile swim) and Coeur d’Fondo Gran (108 mile bike) and become a CDA Iron Series Finisher. Each Iron Series finisher will be awarded with a custom & oversized medal, a special dinner banquet and featured in the Coeur d’Alene Press. LEARN MORE at: CDAIronSeries.com