DETAILS ABOUT COURSE - Click to view
The GFNV 2019 race, will begin at the southern tip of picturesque Istria, or the Land of Magic – Terra Magica as it is often called. From Medulin cyclists will ride on the local roads going through its picturesque surrounding areas, before reaching the ancient city of Pula with its extraordinary cultural heritage. Next on the GFNV route is Fažana – magical small fishing town, then Vodnjan – famous for its exquisite wines and renowned olive oil, towards Krnica yet another Istrian jewel with evocative marine landscapes. From Krnica, participants will go to Loborika, the iconic village where some of the greatest Croatian cyclists were born, including Nevio Valcic. GFNV race continues through the beautiful towns to Medulin Riviera where it will finish in a beautiful village of Medulin.
This year’s edition of GFNV race is part of the prestigious Cup Inbici Top Challenge, which brings together the most important and most beautiful cycling events of this type in Europe. The organizer of this Cup is a ‘Sports Society Inbici Cycling Team’ from Italy.
There will be one GFNV course:
Granfondo – 100 km
GRANFONDO 100 km, Difference of elevation 1000m
26 May 2019
10.00 AM STARTING TIME
- CESTARSKA KUĆA BALE
- DUGA UVALA
ca 1.45 PM – ARRIVAL
Download GPS map - Granfondo
REGULATIONS - Click to view
DEFINITION OF THE RACE: Recreational cycling marathon
The event is reported in the cycling calendar for 2019 at HBS.
GENERAL RULES: For the event are valid road technical rules of the HBS and regulations ROAD UCI and the general regulations of the UCI. Riders accept specified regulations and drive at their own risk. The organizer reserves the right to change the conditions of the race without prior notice. The official vehicle of the race will be “yellow light” and will drive up to 30 minutes behind the leading cyclists. All drivers who lag behind those vehicles do not have ensured protection on the road and will take responsibility for themselves and will ride under the general rules of the road traffic.
Granfondo – 100 km
COMPETITORS: Can perform all healthy athletes aged from 18 to 70 years, by presenting a license (UCI license UDACE / CSPI license or single registration) and at their own risk. The organizer has provided medical care (1 vehicle + doctor).
Competitors are provided with medical assistance, technical assistance, service, refreshments on the course, lunch.
CATEGORIES: Competitors are divided into categories according to the Rules of HBS for a recreational race.
REGISTRATION FORM: Please use our standard web-form for registration. Registration is considered complete by filling out the application form and paying the entry fee. A list of competitors will be published on the official website.
REGISTRATION AND START FEE FOR NON-LICENSED RIDERS:
Non-licensed riders (without UCI, UISP or UDACE licence) will be permitted to participate only if registered until May 23rd, 2019 at 23:59 h.
For info and this type of registration please use our standard web-form.
At the moment of registration and assigning a race-number, besides the usual start fee, you’ll have to add additional 50,00 kuna (~7 €) to cover the expenses of issuing a one-time license and insurance.
REGISTRATION AND START FEE:
- 220 kn until 17th May 2019 (ca 30€)
- 330 kn from 18th to 25th May 2019 (ca 45€)
The competitor bears the cost. At the moment of your registration and picking your number/promo-package, please have ready a document confirming your payment for the race.
Additional info regarding registration and payment of participation fee:
We would like to inform you that your registration for Granfondo Nevio Valcic is completed at the moment of online registration on the website www.granfondoneviovalcic.com and payment of full participation fee.
For all the foreign participants (outside Croatia) that paid participation fee but only in partial amount (due to banking fee), it will be allowed to pay the difference to the full amount of participation fee at the moment of picking the number on Saturday or Sunday.
DISCOUNTED TEAM REGISTRATION that enables members of a Team/group (10 or more) to save 10% off:
All participants have to be registered in the same transaction to receive the discount.
For more information, please send an email to email@example.com
NUMBER AND GOODY BAG ASSIGNMENT
- Saturday, 25th May 2019 from 15.00 till 19.00, at the GFNV Info point in the Bike Area – Medulin
- Sunday, 26th May 2019 from 8.00 till 9.30 at the GFNV Info point in the Bike Area – Medulin
By paying the registration fee each competitor is entitled to receive ‘START PACKAGE’, start number and one-time chip used for identification at the start, control points and finish.
START PACKAGE can be picked up the day before the race or in the morning before the start of the event and contains the official cycling item GFNV and other gifts from sponsors.
Each participant is required to wear a race official item GFNV for the whole duration of the race.
TIMING: electronic, using chips; the results announcement will be immediately after the race and subsequently on the official website of the organizer.
TRAFFIC is completely or partially closed on the basis of an agreement with the police and the chief coordinator traffic. All participants are required to respect traffic laws.
PRIZES: The best three participants from each category will receive special prizes; in addition, each participant will be awarded a medal/diploma.
PROGRAM - Click to view
Number and goody bag assignment:
- Saturday, 25th May 2019 from 3:00 pm till 7:00 pm, at the GFNV Info point in the Bike Area – Medulin
- Sunday, 26h May 2019 from 8:00 am till 9:30 am at the GFNV Info point in the Bike Area – Medulin
26 May 2019
9:45 am Introductory program and the announcement of the start of the race
10:00 am Start of the race
Between 10:00 am and the arrival of the first participants at the finish, we will have a special program for accompanying persons, guests, and spectators, with music, wine and food delicacies of Istria and beautiful moments of surprises.
1:45 pm Expected time of arrival first participants
After the event: The goal of the program: Awards ceremony, Gastro Party