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WEDNESDAY 31 AUGUST 2016

TIME TRIAL RACE PACK COLLECTION - ROTTNEST ISLAND
12noon to 6pm
Head to Aristos Waterfront to collect your race pack.  Have your ID, Race Licence and a copy of your race confirmation ready. (Aritstos Waterfront, Colebatch Ave, Rottnest Island)

DINNER WITH ROBBIE MCEWEN - ROTTNEST ISLAND
If you would like to have dinner with Robbie McEwen and pick his brain for preparation tips, join us at Aritstos Waterfront Restaurant on Wednesday night from 6pm to 8pm - $28 main only.  
The evening will include a Q&A with both Robbie McEwen and Race Director Matt Poyner.
Just remember, early to bed ........big day tomorrow!!!! Book Your Tickets Here

THURSDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2016

TIME TRIAL RACE PACK COLLECTION - ROTTNEST ISLAND
8am to 12pm.
Head to Aristos Waterfront to collect your race pack.  Have your ID, Race Licence and a copy of your race confirmation ready. (Aritstos Waterfront, Colebatch Ave, Rottnest Island)

UCI GRAN FONDO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TIME TRIAL - ROTTNEST ISLAND
Commencing at 10am
Riders are off at 30 second intervals with a 2 minute break between age groups.  The course is fast and undulating and the wind will be an extra challenge for riders.

The Time Trial Medal Presentations will be held at the Opening Ceremony on Friday at Elizabeth Quay.

FRIDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER 2016

TEAMS RELAY - LANGLEY PARK
Racing commences at 11am.
Walking distance from Elizabeth Quay (aprrox 3km) the beautiful Langley Park overlooks the Swan River, a picturesque location for both Team Relay riders and spectators.  

GRAN FONDO RACE PACK COLLECTION
9am to 5pm
Collection Point will be Elizabeth Quay (The Esplanade, Perth), have your ID, Race License and a copy of your race confirmation ready.

THE WORLDS BEST FOOD TRUCK
11.30am to 10pm
Come down, have some luch and vote for The World's Best Food Truck.  A large variety of food trucks and stalls will have something delicious on offer for lunch ...... the problem is, what to choose!! 

EXPO - ELIZABETH QUAY
9am to 5pm
Come visit Expo At The Quay.  The Expo willinclude Bike Shops, Nutrition Stands, Bike Accessories, Clothing, Tours Operators .... just to mention a few.

GREAT AUSSIE BBQ
5.30pm to 7:00pm
Put another shrimp on the barbie!!  .......... Joins us for an Australian Culinary Experience, they'll even be a celebrity chef.  Book Your Tickets Here

OPENING CEREMONY
7pm to 9pm
Please join us as we celebrate the official opening of the 2016 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships Perth. The ceremony will commence with a Welcome To Country from the traditional owners of the land.
Following the ceremony will be the Time Trial & Team Relay medal presentations.

SATURDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER 2016

EXPO - ELIZABETH QUAY
9am to 5pm
Come and visit our amazing exhibitors.  These include Bike Shops, Nutrition Stands, Bike Accessories, Clothing, Tours Operators .... just to mention a few.

THE WORLDS BEST FOOD TRUCK
11.30am to 5pm
ROUND 2! New Trucks new votes! Who will WIN!!

GRAN FONDO RACE PACK COLLECTION
9am to 5pm
Collection Point will be Elizabeth Quay (The Esplanade, Perth), have your ID, Race License and a copy of your race confirmation ready.

RIDERS BRIEF - ROAD RACE
Riders briefings will be held at Elizabeth Quay at 12 noon, 1pm & 2pm.  
These sessions provide vital information for riders about the course.  This is also be your chance to ask questions regarding the course.

 

SUNDAY 4TH SEPTEMBER 2016

EXPO - ELIZABETH QUAY
6am to 9am
Come and visit our amazing exhibitors.  These include Bike Shops, Nutrition Stands, Bike Accessories, Clothing, Tours Operators .... just to mention a few.

UCI GRAN FONDO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - ROAD RACE
Commencing at 7am from Elizabeth Quay, riders race up the freeway and through the Perth Hills, concluding the race in Kalamunda.

MEDAL PRESENTATION & CLOSING CEREMONY
1:30pm
Medal presenations will take place outside the Zig Zag Cultural Centre, Kalamunda, right next to the finish line. Concluding the presentations will be the Closing Ceremony where the UCI Flag will be passed to the next World Championship Host.