What Brompton Penedès Tour?
It is a journey to the Penedès region cycling exclusively on Brompton bicycles .
Sunday 4 September 2016, leaving Granada (Barcelona) to 9 am the Civic Center at the top of the town.
We will return to here after stopping at three wineries for a visit and, if necessary, a short reunion break.
Why the Penedes?
The Penedès region has a smooth terrain and a network of paved roads that go through vineyards, wineries and small villages. The roads are ideal for a leisurely bike ride, with very little traffic, next to the vineyards so you can enjoy the scenery.
What is the best time to do the Tour?
September is harvest time in the Region, you can enjoy the scents and colours of the environment and the work of the harvest.
The chosen date is Sunday 4 September 2016 . Departure at 9 am in front of the Civic Center.
What is the objective?
Our intention is to bring cyclists in our region together to enjoy the quiet surroundings with stops at some wineries, tasting their wines, making new friends and having a morning sharing the same hobby.
What is the place of departure and arrival?
The town of departure and arrival in this first edition is Granada (Barcelona), next to the swimming pool. The area has been chosen for its good connection to the network of rural roads and Renfe station, for participants arriving by train.
How far is the tour?
The distance is about 27 km by paved roads, a small stretch of road and a link of easy dirt tracks.
The accumulated difference is minimal and suitable for anyone who is used to riding on a Brompton .
There is no race during this ride, stops are taken without time constraints or rush.
Brompton bike is required.
Mandatory need for a helmet.
Respect all traffic signs, routes and respect for the law.
Being of sound physical shape to do 27km.
Being self-sufficient in the field failures, however there will be a van tail.
If you can not attend or force majeure no money will be refunded the registration.