Event schedule

 

 

WEDNESDAY

28.08.2019

REGISTRATION / CLEARANCE

Race Office for participants will be open from 10:00 to 18:00 in the Race Village.

 

TIME    EVENT    LOCATION     
10:00 - 18:00 Race packet pick up Hall 3 MTP
10:00 - 18:00 Preliminary ITT bike check – non official Hall 3 MTP
18:00 - 19:00 Briefing and route presentation for ITT Hall 3 MTP

 

 

 

THURSDAY

29.08.2019

INDIVIDUAL TIME TRIAL

Individual Time trial will take place over a distance of 18,3 kilometers. Race setup will be in unique location, 45 minutes from Poznan. Race Village and part of the route will be located on the amazing loop of the Bednary Driving Center in Pobiedziska district.

In the morning it will be possible to get acquainted with the route and warm-up on the Autodrom plate. Mandatory check of compliance of the bike will be possible directly on Thursday before the start.

TIME    EVENT    LOCATION     
8:30 - 9:30 Warm-up lap Bednary Driving Center Bednary
8:30 - 13:00 ITT packet pick up Bednary Driving Center Bednary
10:00 - 16:00 Starts by groups Bednary Driving Center Bednary
19:30 - 20:30 Medal ceremony Main stage at race village MTP

 

 

INFO!
Start time according to UCI age groups will be from 10.00 with an interval every 30 seconds.

Women first (older age groups to younger), followed by Older men age groups. Youngest men will be the last to depart.

 

TT - Bednary 1

 Distance: 18,3 km         Elevation Gain: 51 m        Start / Meta: Bednary Driving City, woj. wielkopolskie

Attention!
The Race course will be not available to riders after the 9.30

 

 

FRIDAY

30.08.2019

OPENING CEREMONY
TIME    EVENT    LOCATION     
9:00 - 18:30 Gran Fondo packet pick up Hall 3A MTP
9:00 - 18:00 Bike Show Expo Race Village / Hall 3 MTP
16:00 Team relay Race Village MTP
17:15 Medal ceremony - team relay Main Stage MTP
18:00 Opening Ceremony Main Stage MTP
19:30 Opening Party / Parade Main Stage MTP

 

TEAM RELAY

The relay race is an ideal opportunity to be able to check with the bike and together with partners, take part in an exciting event. The relay is not an official competition of the World Championships, but a unique opportunity for interesting rivalry on an unprecedented route, located at the International Poznań Fair.

OPENING CEREMONY

On Friday, after the start of the Team Relay, the UCI Gran Fondo World Championships Poznan 2019 will be officially opened! In the center of the Race Village, we will welcome all participants, sponsors, authorities of the City of Poznań as well as representatives of UCI.

 

 

SATURDAY

31.08.2019

 

TIME    EVENT    LOCATION     
GRAN FONDO
9:00 - 18:00 Gran Fondo Registration Hall 3 MTP
17:00 - 18:30 Technical briefing for competitors Main stage MTP
KIDS
10:00 - 12:00 Registration for Kids Race Hall 3 MTP
12:00 - 13:00 Start of the Kids Race Route on MTP MTP
BIKE SHOW
9:00 - 18:00 Bike Show Venue Hall 3 / 3a MTP

 

RACE REGISTRATION

Registration will be open from 9:00 to 18:00 in Race Village in Hall 3A, at International Fair Poznan.

After non mandatory checking of the bike, competitors will be able to collect their numbers, transponder and starter packs for Sunday races. The technical briefing will take place at 17:00 on the square.

ATTENTION!
It is not possible to pick up race package on September 1 (Sunday).

 

BIKE SHOW

Bike Show is the most important international event in the bicycle industry and at the same time a sport festival that will attract fans of equipment on wheels to Poznań. Although the Bike Show is primarily bicycles, there will be plenty of attractions for fans of equipment such as scooters, longboards, monocycles, boards or rollers. During the first edition of the fair, the organizers are preparing amazing attractions for both the youngest and those slightly older. A huge dose of sports emotions awaits the participants of the Bike Show, which will be available to everyone!

 

KIDS RACE

We cultivate the spirit of sports competition among the youngest! We could not forget about the attractions for the smallest enthusiasts of the two wheels who will take part in the KIDS race taking place at MTP.

 

Sunday

01.09.2019

GRAN FONDO / CLOSURE CEREMONY
TIME    EVENT    LOCATION     
7:30 Gate Open   MTP
8:30 Open sectors Gate 5 MTP
9:00 - 10:17 Start Gran Fondo Gate 5 MTP
12:25 The first competitors at the finish line Grunwaldzka MTP
12:30 - 17:00 Finisher zone Mark's Square MTP
17:00 - 18:00 Decoration and Closing Ceremony Stage / Mark's Square MTP
BIKE SHOW
9:00 - 18:00 Bike Show Venue Hall 3 / 3a MTP

 

GRAN FONDO

The starting grids will be open 30 minutes before the start of each group. First row is being reserved for the different winners of the qualifier events.

Start Time on 150 km distance by UCI Age groups from 9:00 am with 7 minutes intervals:

   
9:00 Men 19-34 (151km)
9:07 Men 35-39 (151km)
9:14 Men 40-44 (151km)
9:21 Men 45-49 (151km)
9:28 Men 50-54 (151km)
9:35 Men 55-59 (151km)
9:42 Women 19-34 (151km)
Women 35-39 (151km)
9:49 Women 40-44 (151km)
Women 45-49 (151km)

 

 

Gran Fondo Poznan 2019 - Road Race 150km

 Distance: 150,9 km        Elevation Gain: 451 m        Start / Finish: Poznań, woj. wielkopolskie

Start Time on 107,7 km distance by UCI Age groups from 930 am with 5 minutes intervals:

   
10:10 Men 60-64 (107,7km)
Men 65+ (107,7km)
10:17 Women 50-54 (107,7km)
Women 55-59 (107,7km)
Women 60+ (107,7km)

 

Gran Fondo Poznan 2019 - Road Race 107,7 km

 Distance: 107,7 km        Elevation Gain: 343 m        Start / Finish: Poznań, woj. wielkopolskie

CEREMONIAL HANDOVER

The award ceremony and the ceremonial handover of the next UCI Gran Fondo World Championships on the hands of Vancover hosts, will take place at the MTP, within the Main Stage. We would like to invite everyone to the joint applause of the winners and to participate in the closing ceremony of the Gran Fondo World Championships