Clif Gravel Grinder and Road Fondo with George Hincapie and Jason McCartney

The Clif - Jingle Cross Gravel Grinder and Road Fondo on World Cup Day Sunday September 17th: Start at 7:30 AM

  • Enjoy a fun road or road and gravel recreational fondo through the Iowa Country side
  • Opportunity to meet and ride along with George Hincapie. Tim Johnson, and Jason McCartney
  • Autograph session with George, Jason, and Tim
  • Two courses to select from
    • Road only (70 km)
    • Road, Gravel,and Dirt roads (60 km)
  • Complimentary snacks and refreshments at rest stations providedr
  • Finish at the World Cup Course at the  Finish Line
  • Telenet UCI World Cup admission ticket INCLUDED
  • Jingle Cross Fondo T-shirt INCLUDED
  • Jingle Cross Water Bottle INCLUDED
  • Sock Guy World Cup Cycling Socks INCLUDED
  • Party, beer festival, DJ and bands will be playing at World Cup Venue following your ride.
  • Bike Valet available will be available all weekend and also during the World Cup
  • Complimentary Showers will be on site (Bring your own towel)
  • Plenty of great Iowa food and beverage vendors will be on site.

There's also VIP options which include a gourmet meal and all beer and wine included

And don't forget to also register for the Gran Gable Fondo 

  • Meet wrestling legenda and Hawkeye/Olympic coach Dan Gable! 
  • Great swag, food, and routes
  • Just a few weeks before the  Jingle Cross and UCI World Cup 

Register for the Jingle Cross Dirt and Gravel Grinder and Road Fondo


Volkswagen Jingle Cross Cyclo-Cross Festival

The Volkswagen Jingle Cross Cyclo-Cross festival is the entire 3 and 1/2 day festival featuring over 60 cyclo-cross races for amateurs and professional bike racers, kids races, bands, DJ's, great food and beverages, and tons of fun. Great bike racing for the amateur and recreational athlete will take place all weekend and will cumlminate with YOU getting to race on the World Cup Course. Imagine going to the Major League Baseball World Series, watching Game 2 with great beer and food, and then staying the next day to play a pickup softball game with your buddies. The schedule is found by following the links above and overall champions will be declared for each age and ability category. There will be plenty of races for men, women, masters, single speeders, fat tire bikers, juniors and kids. And the coolest part is YOU WILL GET TO RACE on the World Cup course. Compare your time to the World Champion! Never done it? No worries, there are beginners categories and all you need is a mountain bike. Come to Iowa City and spend the extended weekend. Make your hotel reservations for Thursday night through Sunday. Bring your bike, camera, appetite, and your cowbells! You are in for one special cyclocross event!!!

Christmas comes early in 2016. See you at the Jingle Cross and the UCI World Cup in Iowa City!