Despas Defends, Owens Wins SLO GranFondo Title

Bernotas & Despas also crowned King & Queen of the Mountain; 3rd edition presented by VisitAvilaBeach.com had riders tour over three timed routes from 25 to 100 miles showcasing the spectacular Central Coast; post-race Festival Italiano of wine, recovery zone,...

Back to the Starting Line

Author Matt Bigos is a U.S. Paracyclist and will be participating in Saturday’s Pro Panel and Sunday’s SLO GranFondo presented by VisitAvilaBeach.com. 13 years ago Matt was paralyzed from the chest down in an auto accident. In 2016 he became the first American since...

The Power of the Peloton According to Kesselring

Join Peloton Cellars at the SLO GranFondo presented by VisitAvilaBeach.com’s Festivale Italiano on Sunday, October 30. Registration is available online — click here. Bill Kesselring leading the pack. Photo credit: Sheldon Smith / Art’s Cyclery Defintion of Peloton:...

10 Questions with Bobke

Bob Roll (right) with 2015 SLO GranFondo winners Jane Despas and Cory Lockwood For the second year, Bob “Bobke” Roll, will be hosting the SLO GranFondo presented by VisitAvilaBeach.com weekend of events on October 29 & 30. He’ll kick things off on Saturday at the...