SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21st
7:00 am onwards Kit bag registration, Expo, food and a range of music (from 8am) throughout the day to allow people to register.
7:30 am Official opening ceremony all welcome
8:00 am – 11:00 am Family Fondo Cycle ride (approx. 15 – 20 KM). (Route either to Thanh Toan Bridge and back or around the Citadel – to be confirmed)
11: 00 am – 12:00pm Kids Challenge Dash – different distances depending on age. All Children welcome (3-10 years old), prizes for winners
12:00 pm Medal presentation ceremony
13:00 pm Timing chip collection for Gran Fondo opens
13:00 pm – 16:00 pm SUP Paddle board race on the Perfume River
13:30 pm – 15:30 pm Perfume River Clean up in partnership with Vietnam Green and Clean
14:00 pm – 17:00 pm Afternoon Harley and Vespa drive by/parade via La Residence Hotel to arrive to Phu Van lau Park just before 5pm. To remain until 7pm
5:00 pm – 5:30 pm Briefing by the main stage for all riders (Vietnamese and English)
18:00 pm – onwards Carb load dinner available at the expo for all registered riders in the main stage area, live music and DJ to play in the park. Open to the public and participants.
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22nd
5:30 am Riders assemble and Welcome by MC and thanks to Sponsors – riders to get in Pens. Music and Coffee available
6:00 am Start for the Coupe de HuếGran Fondo Sportive and the Half Fondo will be by the Citadel in Phu Van Lau Park. Active race timing will be in place. Mass start for all in small intervals depending on racing category
14:30 pm Awards & Podium – Expo entertainment with food and drink throughout the afternoon
15:00 pm Close
17:00 pm onwards Extended Happy hours and socials held at partner Bars / Restaurants in town into the evening
Partner hotels included in the packages will likely offer early breakfast options for registered riders (check with your hotel).
Hue Sports Bar (10 Phạm Ngũ Lão) is the official Bar for the event and hopefully will be streaming the cycling live, pop along to watch and enjoy great food and drink – Enjoy a free Huda beer or soft drink with each meal purchased