Hype

OUTSIDE MAGAZINE

“Gravel grinding meets enduro in your new favorite bike race… Grinduro aims to be the most fun you can have on 700c wheels.”

BARRY WICKS

“I liked the Grinduro because it was fuckin’ cool. I got to camp out, shred bikes, and rock and roll. It was like hipster fantasy camp.”

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“This exact lifestyle is fresh, fun, and badass, meeting the Zeitgeist of the new generation of cyclists we want to embrace with our new publication, GRAN FONDO MAGAZINE”

GREG MINNAAR

“I need to make it back out to the Grinduro and redeem myself, I was very ill prepared in 2015, but had loads of fun.  The unique format of the event was awesome, its the perfect mix between party and difficult.”

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“I fucking loved the atmosphere, camping, partying, good vibes all around.”

CAROLINE DEZENDORF

“Grinduro incorporated all the reasons I love riding bikes – friends, racing, beautiful scenery, awesome trails/roads, and lots of good food and laughs. I went there for the experience and the camaraderie, but I left with so much more.”

OUTSIDE MAGAZINE

“The post-race festival, with live music, fires, s’mores, and lots of tired cyclists, was arguably the best part of the day.”

ADAM CRAIG

Grinduro is a ridiculous event. Nothing about it makes sense. Other than having Mike Watt rock the Plumas County Fairgrounds. Thanks for blowing it, Giro. I’ll be back in 2016 and y’all better not screw it up again.”

TERASU.CO

“Grinding up or flying down, sketchy gravel patches or smooth pavement, Grinduro contained something for everyone… It may well be the most all-encompassing bicycle event that’s ever been organized.”

SCOTT CHAPIN

“All of my wildest bike racing dreams came true at Grinduro.”

VELO NEWS

“The event weekend — which resembled the 1990s mountain bike scene with camping, fairgrounds, fires, beer, and spirited stories — brought together an assortment of racers from all ends of the cycling spectrum… With four timed segments as diverse as the crowd who showed up to battle, the race was anyone’s to win.”

ROBIN FARINA

“Grinduro is like no other cycling event out there! There really is something for everyone. I will definitely be going back next year for the weekend long party, fabulous people and the celebration of riding our bikes!”

EMILY KACHOREK

“If I were to design the perfect weekend from the ground up, the Grinduro would pretty much be it. What is this weird enduro style cyclocross event with beer stops and fairground camping? Who cares. They nailed it.”

AARON BRADFORD

“Join the party filled with two-wheeled adventures, live music, high-fives a plenty and good food and beer!  Cool off at the swimming hole for some proper maxin’ and relaxin’.  Mark your calendars as this event is one you don’t want to miss!”

Grit CX Magazine

“Comradery you don’t get in the bike park enduros of today…”

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“Think of the Grinduro as a soulful gran fondo for mountain bikers on hardtails and gravel-grinding nuts on cross bikes.”

ENDURO MAGAZINE

“Grinduro perfectly blends the best of gravel racing, enduro, and a gran fondo into a format that puts fun and camaraderie in first place.”

DIRT RAG MAGAZINE

“Challenging yet attainable for a wide range of skill and fitness levels… The most fun I’ve ever had with drop bars in my life.”