Clif Bar official bar and gel of Campagnolo GFNY Championship in New York

May 4, 2016

NEW YORK CITY, May 4, 2016 – Clif Bar is the official bar and gel of the Campagnolo GFNY Championship in New York on May 15, 2016. All 5,000 riders will be able to fuel during the race with Clif Bars and Clif Shot gels.

“It’s a privilege to have Clif Bar fuel our riders and support the growth of the event,” says GFNY President Lidia Fluhme. “GFNY is a tough race that requires on the go refueling for an optimal performance. Clif Bar products are ideal to get that done.”

About GFNY

The 6th annual Campagnolo GFNY New York on May 15, 2016 will be the second annual GFNY Championship. The race features the world’s most international peloton with riders from over 70 countries. Athletes take on a challenging 100-mile route from NYC to Bear Mountain to Fort Lee to compete against each other, the clock and themselves in a personal endurance challenge.

The 50-mile GFNY BEAR on the same day is a non-competitive ride from NYC to Bear Mountain.

GFNY WORLD events are now held in Italy, Germany, Mexico City, Indonesia, Cozumel, Argentina, Colombia, Uruguay and at Mont Ventoux/France. Riders there have a chance to qualify for the elite racer corral at the GFNY Championship in NYC by placing in the top 10% of their age group.

The official GFNY website is:

GFNY World calendar

May 15, 2016 – GFNY Championship New York –

June 26, 2016 – GFNY Mont Ventoux –

June 26, 2016 – GFNY Mexico City –

August 28, 2016 – GFNY Deutschland –

September 18, 2016 – GFNY Italia –

October 2, 2016 – GFNY Indonesia –

October 30, 2016 – GFNY Argentina –

November 13, 2016 – GFNY Cozumel-Mexico –

March 5, 2017 – GFNY Uruguay –

April 2016 – CRM GFNY Colombia –

Further Material for Media Use

Video GFNY: here

Photos GFNY: here

Media Contact

Gran Fondo New York Inc.

Uli Fluhme
Phone: +1.212.933.4033
Email address: