Fondo Clinics

What’s your riding goal this year? Let's make it happen

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Choose the training clinic that best suits you

Whether you’re looking to tackle the RBC GranFondo Whistler for the first time, refining your power output or interested in a training clinic for women, by women, we’ve got a program to help you reach your goal.

We’re partnered with SportMedBC, creators of the hugely successful InTraining running program, who will be providing specialist cycling knowledge and supporting our friendly expert coaches.

Simply choose your Gran Fondo level – Beginner or Intermediate + clinic location of choice, and let the magic happen.

All clinics start with the kick-off night on June 11th and run for 12 weeks thereafter on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6:00-7:30 pm (week beginning June 17).

Scroll down to learn more or register for a clinic now.

Take your pick:


1. Beginner

Start riding safely and comfortably in a group with the ultimate goal of completing your first Gran Fondo.

Suitable for beginners. All levels of fitness welcome.


2. Women’s

Like the idea of My FirstFondo, but prefer to train with a group of women, led by women? This is the clinic for you!

Suitable for beginners / improvers. All levels of fitness welcome.


3. Intermediate

Beginner Clinic graduate? Already conquered a Fondo? Improve your riding prowess and challenge your personal best.

Suitable for intermediate riders. Average fitness levels and up recommended / you can ride a bike for over 60km already.

Local locations

Location Level Day Time
Comor Sports – North Vancouver Beginner Wednesdays 6:00pm to 7:30pm
West Point Cycles, Main Street – Vancouver Beginner Tuesdays 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Krusty’s Bikes – Richmond Beginner Tuesdays 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Vanier Park: Women’s Clinic – Vancouver Beginner Tuesdays & Wednesdays 6:00pm to 7:30pm
The Original Bicycle Shop – New Westminster Beginner Tuesdays 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Pitt Meadows Cycle – Pitt Meadows Beginner Tue – Thurs (exact day TBD) 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Fortius Sport & Health – Burnaby Beginner Wednesdays 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Allan McGavin Sports Physiotherapy Clinic – UBC Beginner Wednesdays 6:30pm to 8:00pm
West Point Cycles, West 10th Ave – Vancouver Intermediate Wednesdays 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Steed Cycles – North Vancouver Intermediate Tuesdays 6:00pm to 7:30pm

What’s included


  • Fondo Clinics official Training Jersey included in registration fee (kit design coming soon)
  • 12 weekly 90 min guided sessions
  • Discounted RBC GranFondo Whistler 2019 registration
  • Detailed training plans and practice exercises
  • Exclusive kickoff party, week 1
  • Access to group rides and other fun social events including PrimaFondos and group rides
  • Expert guest speakers
  • & many more surprises

Refer a friend

Back by popular demand, when you refer a friend you’ll be placed into a draw to both win your RBC GranFondo Whistler entries! Simply have your friend enter your name during the registration process when asked “Who referred you to the program?”.

The draw takes place at the kickoff party, week 1.


You can choose to register for the clinic only, or you can bundle your training clinic with an entry into the RBC GranFondo Whistler at the lowest pricing ($225). If you wish to receive this lowest pricing, simply register for a clinic, and we will contact you with a discount code to register with.

Option Training Clinic Only Training Clinic + Entry to RBC GranFondo Whistler
Beginner Clinic $300 $525
Women’s Clinic $300 $525
Intermediate Clinic $300 $525

Plus taxes & processing fees. Once you’ve registered for a clinic, you can enter RBC GranFondo Whistler with lowest pricing at any time.

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