Rider information

Rider information


Number pick up:

Saturday, September 1st 2018, 10 am till 7 pm
Rattenfängerhalle and outdoor area - Mühlenstraße 17, 31785 Hameln.
Sunday, September 2nd 2018, 06 am till 06:30 am
Number pick up on Sunday only at the finish area, Mühlenstraße, 31785 Hameln.

Get your paperwork and your registratiston confirmation done.
Please use the number pick up on 1st in the Rattenfängerhalle.

Start- and finish area
Start area:
Mühlenstraße 17, 31785 Hameln – after the official go of the race director the race starts. The official car must not be overtaken.
*The official GFNY Deutschland jersey is your permission for the start area, the aid stations at the course and at the finish area. All riders agree with the confirming of participation sign in.*
Finish area:
Mühlenstraße, 31785 Hameln
Finish area behind the Rattenfängerhalle on the Weser river.
Showers at the finish area inside the Rattenfängerhalle. Please take a look to the signs.

Dangerous Points:

  • Dangerous points are marked with this sign.                    
  • Dangerous downhill’s are marked with signs.
  • If you see this sign, please only ride on the right side of the road.


  • In Börry at KM 79, there is a separation of the course. Grand Fondo keep left / Medio Fondo keep right

Nutrition by SQUEZZY
Number pick up: Gel Squeezy
Nutrition point Roter Fuchs km 40/110: Water, ISO, Squeezy Bars, Squeezy Gel, Fruits (Apple, Bananas)
Nutrition point Lauenstein km 67/136: Water, ISO, Squeezy Bars, Squeezy Gel, Fruits (Apple, Bananas, Melon)
Finish area km 95/164: Water, Beer, ISO, Fruits (Apple, Bananas, Melon)

Who is overtaken by the safety car (travelling 60min behind the first Driver – leader), is no longer in the front race group and has to ride according to the German Road Traffic Regulations (StVO – this includes to brake at RED TRAFFIC LIGHTS and has to respect the STOP SIGNS as well!). If you are travelling at an average speed of less than 18km/h you are at “Fin the Tour”

Saturday, 1st September 2018    
10 am till 7 pm Bike-Expo and number pick up
Kids area
Sunday, 2nd September 2018      
06 am till 06:30 am number pick up at the finish area
07 am START Medio Fondo and Gran Fondo
13:00 Finisher ceremony

The distance to the next motorway entrances are about 20km to the A2 (direction east to west) and 45km to the A7 (direction north to south). Numerous parking garages and parking lots in midtown, enable parking in the near of the Expo and the start and finish area.

With the ICE or other long-distance and high-speed trains from all directions directly to Hannover central station. From there every half hour with the S5 to Hamelin.
Booking information of Deutsche Bahn

The Hannover international airport offers excellent travel options by plane. With Lufthansa, Tuifly, Airberlin and Germanwings all major airports such as London, Paris, Amsterdam, Frankfurt and Düsseldorf are served and allow a comfortable journey from around the world.

Parking areas:
On Sunday please use the following parking areas:
BHW – Parking: Lubahnstraße 2, 31789 Hameln
Parking place Penny und Rewe: Fischbecker Landstraße, 31787 Hameln
Parking place Marktkauf: Böcklerstraße 6, 31789 Hameln

Hotel und Übernachtung:
On the website of Hameln Tourisms you can find information about attractions, adventure tours and the historic city. There you have the possibility to book your hotel, guesthouse and apartment online as well. Info: >> Hotel & Booking

Merchandise - Shop:
At the Bike-Expo you can buy all GFNY Deutschland merchandise articles. Bibshort / Helmet by Limar / Vest / Socks / Arm warmers / Event shirt



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