The Race

GFNY Deutschland

In the GFNY World Series is GFNY Deutschland! The historical town Hameln is the venue of one of the most famous cycling events series in the world. As part of the GFNY World series you can expect, like on every other GFNY event, following benefits:

  • The chance to qualify for the elite starting corral at the GFNY Championship in NYC
  • Closed roads or police moderated traffic
  • The chance to do your best on a challenging course without having to worry about anything but riding
  • Chip timing, results and rankings
  • Competition prizes across all age groups for podium winners
  • Uniform set of rules
  • Great participant and family experience


The Gran Fondos were performed in 1971 for the first time in Italy. It is a cycling marathon where athletes compete against each other, thmeselves an the clock, trying to   do their best as a personal challenge.

Gran Fondo New York was founded in 2011. After the big success the GFNY World Series was the logical consequence, founded in 2014. GFNY now gives every interested cycling enthusiast the possibility to compete at a high standard cycling event all over the wordl

On 02nd of September 2018 the third GFNY Deutschland will take place. The historical town Hameln, sourrounded by the stunning scenery of the Weserbergland offers in a limited edition 1000 cyclists an unique cycling event. Be part of the first GFNY Deutschland and enjoy the inimitable flair of a GFNY World series cycling event.



GFNY Deutschland


  • Closed roads
  • 1,000 athletes
  • 25 countries