Pedal Power! New 78km cycling sportive puts Mourne Mountains on the inside track this September
Northern Ireland’s iconic Mourne Mountains are set to provide a dramatic backdrop to an invigorating new event this September, providing an unrivalled chance for hundreds of cycling newcomers and seasoned riders to set themselves a new challenge.
Supported by the world’s largest online bike store, Chain Reaction Cycles, and powered by Newry, Mourne and Down District Council, the all-new ‘Giant Fondo’ cycling sportive will take place on Sunday 23rd September.
Covering 78km through one of the world’s most beautiful locations, the specially-designed Giant Fondo promises entrants the very best views as part of an exhilarating, outdoor experience.
Inspired by the popularity and success of the Giro d’Italia and powered by a surge in demand from local and international visitors, Northern Ireland’s first ‘Giant Fondo’ is already set for success in a designated area of outstanding natural beauty.