Introducing GranFondo Riviera Nayarit

June 11, 2024

A New Cycling Event in Mexico’s Paradise

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Cycling enthusiasts around the globe have a new reason to celebrate. The team behind the world-renowned RBC GranFondo Whistler is proud to announce the launch of GranFondo Riviera Nayarit, set to take place on April 5, 2025, in the stunning region of Riviera Nayarit, Mexico.

GranFondo Riviera Nayarit promises to deliver an unforgettable cycling experience, combining challenging routes with breathtaking scenery. Known for its pristine beaches, lush mountains, and vibrant culture, Riviera Nayarit offers the perfect backdrop for this premier cycling event.

Event Highlights:

  • Date: April 5, 2025
  • Location: Riviera Nayarit, Mexico
  • Organizers: The team behind RBC GranFondo Whistler, North America’s largest and best voted Gran Fondo 2017, 2018, 2019, 2023

Participants can expect a well-organized event, drawing on the expertise of the RBC GranFondo Whistler team, renowned for their meticulous planning and execution. Cyclists of all levels will find a challenge suited to their abilities, ensuring an inclusive and exhilarating experience for everyone.

“We are thrilled to bring the GranFondo concept to Riviera Nayarit,” said Neil McKinnon, owner and founder of RBC GranFondo Whistler. “The region’s natural beauty and warm hospitality make it an ideal location for a world-class cycling event. We look forward to welcoming cyclists from around the world to this spectacular destination.”

GranFondo Riviera Nayarit is more than just a race; it’s a celebration of cycling culture, community, and the stunning landscapes of Mexico. The event will feature various categories, from competitive races to more relaxed rides, allowing participants to choose the experience that best suits them.

Registration for GranFondo Riviera Nayarit will open on July 1st, 2024. Early bird discounts and special packages will be available for those who register early.

For more information, visit rbcgranfondo.com/riviera-nayarit or contact info@rbcgranfondo.com

About Riviera Nayarit: Riviera Nayarit is a jewel on Mexico’s Pacific coast, known for its beautiful beaches, luxurious resorts, and rich cultural heritage. It offers a perfect blend of adventure and relaxation, making it an ideal destination for travelers seeking both excitement and tranquility.

About RBC GranFondo Whistler: Established following the Vancouver Winter Olympics in 2010, RBC GranFondo Whistler is an award-winning point-to-point cycling event between Vancouver and Whistler, British Columbia, Canada that takes annually place on the weekend following September Labour Day. On average, 5000 cyclists ride each year across different distance categories, both competitive and non-competitive. Through the event, over $350,000 has been donated in support of charitable causes since inception (rbcgranfondo.com/whistler).


Oli Cartmell– Marketing Director
RBC GranFondo Whistler & GranFondo Riviera Nayarit
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Fernando del Olmo – Event lead
GranFondo Riviera Nayarit
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