X-perience the adrenaline of a cycling event
Schleck Gran Fondo is a mass cycling event for champions old and new, for those who are just in it for the fun of it, or for those who want to test their limits: That and much more is the spirit of the Schleck Gran Fondo.
Experience one of the most beautiful cycling days in the world on this fantastic route through breathtaking landscapes in a beautifully organized ride with many surprises along the way.
GRAN FONDO 155KM
MEDIO FONDO 86KM
Please note, that we are determined to implement any health measures imposed by the government authorities at the time of the 2023 event. We recommend checking regularly the rules in place in Luxembourg. Click here for more information.
Schleck Gran Fondo 2023 Booklet
You can download the Schleck Gran Fondo 2023 booklet soon
What are the registration fees?
|Date of registration||Gran Fondo||Medio Fondo|
|15/10/22 – 30/10/22||49€||44€|
|31/10/22 – 15/02/23||54€||49€|
|16/02/23 – 21/05/23||60€||55€|
|02 & 03/06/2023 (On site)||65€||60€|
Issues with the online registration
In case the credit card payment is refused by the payment system, the registration will not be taken into account and will be deleted from the registration system. Please register again.
Confirmation of registration will only be sent via email!
By paying the registration fee, all participants :
- acknowledge and accept the rules and regulations in its entirety
- declares being in good physical condition and that there are no contraindications to participate in this cycling competition
- accept the usual and frequent competitive cycling risks, such as individual or collective falls.
Entry fees are not refundable unless we receive a medical certificate from you by May 21st, 2023. In this case we will retain a handling fee of 10€. If you want to transfer your bib number to another person you can do this until May 21st, 2023.
Here you can make amendments to your registration or – if you can’t participate yourself – invite a friend to take over your registration. Due to organizational reasons, transfers and cancellations are not possible after May 21st, 2023.
If you cannot take part in the Schleck Gran Fondo 2023 for medical reasons, you have the possibility to present an official medical certificate until May 21st, 2023. In this case, the participant can be deregistered form the Schleck Gran Fondo for a processing fee of 10€.
Because of organizational reasons transfers are not possible after May 21st, 2023. Participants who want to change the distance can do so on-the-spot, on the day of the event. The administrative cost as indicated on-the-spot is payable for this. If a supplement is owed for the newly chosen distance, this will also be charged.
During the registration process you will have to pay a deposit of 15€ for the Chip. After the race, you will get a refund of 10€, if you return the Chip before 6.30 p.m. on June 3rd, 2023 @ the registration office.
Qualifications for the UCI World Gran Fondo
Only those participants aged 19 (born before 01.01.2005) and above can qualify for the UCI World Gran Fondo Championships which will take place from 4 to 7 August 2023 in Glasgow, Scotland, UK. The different categories are defined in accordance to the cyclist’s age dated on 31 December 2023. If the qualified cyclist for a particular age category passes into a next age category in the following year, they will automatically move into the correct age category at the UCI Gran Fondo World Series.
Attention, riders who race for the qualification of the UCI GRAN FONDO World Championships have to register in the following categories:
- The men in categories M 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 have to ride the long course of 160 km to qualify for the finals of the Gran Fondo World Series.
- All women categories, as well as men categories M 8, 9, 10 have to ride the short course of 90 km to qualify for the finals.
All men and women cyclists who have not accumulated any UCI points will be eligible to be classified. Men and women cyclists who have UCI points may participate but will not be classified. Active professionals are admitted upon invitation but will not be classified.
Is there a non-competitive category?
If you choose not to race for the qualification for the World Championships, then you can register for the distance of your choice!
All participant, riding for the qualification or not, are allowed to start in their respective age category start boxes.
For those who would like to take the start with friends of other age categories or who simply want to start a little bit slower can register for the leisure ride.
Can minors participate?
The Schleck Gran Fondo is a mass cycle event open to all participants, license-holders or not, over the age of 18. Minors may participate on the shorter course upon presentation of parental consent at the packet pickup.
What are the race rules and regulations?
Participants of the Schleck Gran Fondo must be aware of all the Rules & Regulations which include timekeeping and rankings, time limits, equipment allowed, safety, medical and personal assistance and other important topics.
As participant of the Schleck Gran Fondo, you commit to respect the environnement and the natural areas visited. It is strictly forbidden to leave any type of waste on the course.
- Ride on the right hand side of the road
- Respect traffic signs
- Respect traffic lights if there is no police officer present
- Respect other road users (not involved in the event)
- Ensure your own safety and speed control
- Wear a hardshell helmet at all times
- Wear your bib number on your back
- Position your frame plate on the front of your handlebars
- Respect the Luxembourgish Traffic Regulations. The roads are at any time open to traffic.
Is there a team challenge?
For 2023, we’ll be holding a prized competition for teams. Grab at least 7 of your best cycling buddies, friends or work colleagues and form a team to compete on the Medio Fondo or Gran Fondo. The results will be determined by the sum of the 5 fastest team times.
A perfect opportunity to strengthen team spirit and create timeless memories. Create your team
Where and when should I pick up my packet?
- Friday 2 June 2023 from 3pm to 6:45pm
- Saturday 3 June 2023 from 7am to 8:30am
What documents should I present at pickup?
• Signed liability form (once the online registrations are closed, you will receive an email with the liability form and all necessary information).
• Registration confirmation email
• Identity card
If you don’t pick up your packet personally, you have to give a copy of your ID-card, the liability form signed by yourself and the confirmation email to your representative!
By signing up and paying the registration fee, all participant:
- acknowledges and accepts these rules and regulations in its entirety
- declares being in good physical condition and there are no contraindications to participate in this cycling competition
- accepts the usual and frequent competitive cycling risks, such as individual or collective falls
- declares to respect at any time the Luxembourgish Traffic Regulations!
Mondorf-les-Bains, the home town of the Schleck brothers is situated in the south-eastern part of Luxembourg, protected from the winds by the surrounding hills. It is famous around the world for its casino and the thermal springs.
Take the exit n°12 on the A13 highway. Follow the car park signs and use one of our 3 car parks.
Head to the Townhall of Mondorf-les-Bains, get your race number and pickup your Schleck X-Perience packet full of surprises.
Friday from 15:00 to 18:45 or Saturday from 07:00 to 08:30
Enjoy the pasta party with your friends and family and meet many excited cyclists before the big day. Join Fränk & Andy Schleck for the Pasta Party at the Gran Fondo Village. Starting Friday at 19:00.
Line ups & feed zones
Gran Fondo line-up : Saturday at 09:00
Medio Fondo line-up : Saturday at 10:00
Feed Zone 1 @Oberdonven (closes at 12:10)
Feed Zone 2 @Beaufort (closes at 13:30)
Feed Zone 3 @Roodt-Sur-Syre (closes at 15:30)
Feed Zone 4 @Mondorf-les-Bains (closes at 18:00)
Bike park & changing rooms
Use the secure bike park after the race. Open Saturday from 12:15 to 18:00.
Showers and changing rooms are located in Sportshall.
Ceremonies & after-race party
Ceremonies will be conducted at the Gran Fondo Village on the main stage at 16:00.
The After-Race party is your well-deserved reward after all the climbs you faced during the Gran Fondo competition. Great music to end a great sporty weekend in a unique atmosphere!
gran fondo village
The Gran Fondo Village is the vibrant heart of the Schleck Gran Fondo. Shop popular and new cycling brands, enjoy delicious food & drinks and animations for the all family and fans. And don’t miss the after race party!
Show your pride and ride with the official Schleck Gran Fondo 2023 Jersey
become a volunteer
No major sporting event would be the same without the tremendous contribution of volunteers! Volunteers provide support in areas such as ceremonies, transport, media, protocol, language services, doping control and fan services.