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Ride a fully closed Great Ocean Road, Sunday 15th September 2024

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Amy’s Gran Fondo Continues In 2024!

The Story Behind The World-Class Event

The inaugural Amy’s Great Ocean Road Gran Fondo was hosted in 2011 following the tragic death of Amy Gillett, an elite cyclist who tragically lost her life while training with the Australian Women’s Cycling Team in Germany.

The annual event features the roads that Amy trained on, including Australia’s most spectacular stretch of coastal road, the Great Ocean Road in Victoria.

Although the Amy Gillett Foundation has recently discontinued operating after nearly 20 years of advocacy, the event continues the mission the foundation began by campaigning for safer roads for cycling, and reducing the incidence of death and injury arising from the interaction between motorists and bicyclists.

As part of the UCI World Gran Fondo Series, the 2024 event provides the opportunity for any rider to qualify for the World Championships, which in 2025 will be hosted on the Amy’s Gran Fondo course in October of 2025.

The event organiser, O2 Events, looks forward to seeing you challenge yourself on the 122km course on September 15th, 2024!

Amy’s Gran Fondo

122km (Age Category Race)

Amy’s Gran Fondo

122km (Recreation Category)

Medio Fondo


Family Fondo

14km Family Ride


Watch The highlights from the 2023 event

Explore the Great Ocean Road

Stay and Play When Visiting For Amy’s

2023 Event Galleries

Photos from Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th September

2025 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships

Qualify  at Amy’s in 2024 and become a world champion at Amy’s in 2025

Key Event Times & Information

Sunday 15th September, 2024

7.30am – 122km Amy’s Gran Fondo Age Category, Lorne
7.50am – 122km Amy’s Gran Fondo Recreation Category, Lorne
9.30am – 14km Family Fondo, Lorne
11am – 45km Medio Fondo

Event Expo Hours

4:00pm – 6:00pm – Friday 13th September (Rider Pack Collection)
10:00am – 4:00pm
– Saturday 14th September (Rider Pack Collection)
7:00am – 4:00pm – Sunday 15th September

Amy’s Gran Fondo

122km Age Category Ride
122km Recreational Category Ride

Amy’s Medio Fondo

45km Recreational Ride

Amy’s Family Fondo

14km Family Ride

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