2017 Farm to Fork Fondo - Berkshires

Sunday 24th September 2017

Hancock Shaker Village: 1843 West Housatonic St, Pittsfield, United States

Cycling


Activities

  • Standard Registration (includes post-ride barbecue, treats along your ride, and much more!) - Gran Fondo - 89 miles
  • Standard Registration (includes post-ride barbecue, treats along your ride, and much more!) - Medio Fondo - 59 miles
  • Standard Registration (includes post-ride barbecue, treats along your ride, and much more!) - Piccolo Fondo - 31 miles
  • Standard Registration (includes post-ride barbecue, treats along your ride, and much more!) - Ramble Ride - 12 Miles - Adult
  • Standard Registration (includes post-ride barbecue, treats along your ride, and much more!) - Ramble Ride - 12 Miles - Child
  • First Class Registration (includes Standard Registration, Meet the Farmers Dinner ticket, Official 2017 Farm to Fork Fondo kit, bicycle care service, and more!) - Gran Fondo - 89 miles
  • First Class Registration (includes Standard Registration, Meet the Farmers Dinner ticket, Official 2017 Farm to Fork Fondo kit, bicycle care service, and more!) - Medio Fondo - 59 miles
  • First Class Registration (includes Standard Registration, Meet the Farmers Dinner ticket, Official 2017 Farm to Fork Fondo kit, bicycle care service, and more!) - Piccolo - 31 miles
  • Meal Only Registration (you don't have to ride a bike to have a great time!) - Meet the Farmers Dinner - September 23
  • Meal Only Registration (you don't have to ride a bike to have a great time!) - Post-Ride Farm to Fork Barbecue - Adult ticket
  • Meal Only Registration (you don't have to ride a bike to have a great time!) - Post-Ride Farm to Fork Barbecue - Child ticket

Description

What's a Farm to Fork Fondo?

An organized bicycle ride where you get to choose the distance best for you and stop for chef-prepared bites at farms along the way.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

ALL PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE:
  • Celebratory mass start led by professional cyclists
  • Deluxe aid stations at working farms with treats from the farm
  • Ticket to the post-ride Farm to Fork Barbecue
  • 1 free post-ride finisher brew (21 & over)
  • Stylish 100% cotton Farm to Fork Fondo t-shirt*
  • Raffle tickets for more than $10,000 in prizes including new Bianchi bikes
  • Beautiful, well-marked, and well-supported rides with police support, marshals and signage
  • Sag (rescue) vehicles to help you back to the start if the day doesn't go according to plan
  • Customized Farm to Fork Fondo souvenir number plate
  • Commemorative finisher's prize
  • Farm to Fork Fondo welcome bag featuring cycling swag, and local goodies
  • Access to the pre-ride Maple Hill Creamery Fuel-Up Station 
  • Access to the post-ride Elite Performance Team Recovery Station
  • Ride with GPS timed segments with age and gender-graded rankings*
  • Free parking
  • Special lodging rates at area hotels
  • Some pretty fantastic memories and more

Event details and schedule

Farm to Fork Fondo - Berkshires

September 23-24, 2017 - Hancock Shaker Village
1843 W Housatonic St, Pittsfield, MA

Experience a distinctive culinary movement in the Berkshires - where farms and restaurants have created a world-class food culture by long ago committing to using seasonal ingredients

EVENT SCHEDULE

All activities at Hancock Shaker Village, 1843 W Housatonic St, Pittsfield, MA

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 23, 2017
  • 5 to 7pm Packet Pickup at the 1830 Brick Dwelling Green
  • 5:30pm Free Pro Rider Bicycle Skills Clinic for riders of all abilities, presented by Bianchi and Elite Performance Team
  • 7pm Meet the Farmers Dinner at the 1830 Brick Dwelling Shaker Dining Room (tickets required)
SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 24, 2017
  • 6:30 to 8:30am Packet Pickup, Maple Hill Creamery Fuel-Up Station, and Bicycle First Aid Station open
  • 9am Farm to Fork Fondo (Piccolo, Medio and Gran) departs (pre-registration required)
  • 11am Ramble Ride departs
  • 11:30am to 6pm Post-Ride Farm to Fork Barbecue open (tickets required)
  • 1 to 5pm Live music
  • 5pm Volunteer Competition Awards Ceremony
  • On-site activities: local and cycling industry vendors; annual Country Fair including chicken races and quilt displays; Shaker Museum; farm and garden tours; historic architecture tours; Farm and Forest Trail hike; more!

Organised by

Wrenegade Sports

431 Pine Street, Suite 314, Burlington

Phone: 518-662-0211

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