Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo as unique north American qualifier

With 775 preregistered riders and a significant number of day-of registrations expected, the Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo is set to attract close to 1000 participants from eight different countries for an adrenaline-fueled cycling weekend in Jacksonville, Alabama.

This highly anticipated event features a challenging 12-mile time trial on Saturday and an epic 100-mile Gran Fondo mass participation ride on Sunday.

In the time trial, riders will push their limits over the demanding 12-mile course, showcasing their speed and power.

On Sunday, the Gran Fondo takes participants on a remarkable 100-mile journey, including the challenging ascent of Mount Cheaha, Alabama’s highest peak, with an elevation gain of 9,714 feet.

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