Sagan Fondo rolls through Truckee (VIDEO)
The first annual Sagan Fondo: Truckee Dirt Edition got underway this morning with roughly 600 cyclists leaving Riverview Sports Park for an 8 a.m. mass start.
World-class cyclists Peter Sagan and Levi Leipheimer were among several professional riders taking off on the 68-mile gravel course.
The route takes riders past Boca and Stampede Reservoir toward Loyalton, before heading back to the finish line at Riverview Sports Park.
The Sagan Fondo festival will begin at 11 a.m. at Riverview Sports Park, with an award ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Fiftyfifty Brewing Co. will host an after party from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.
*This post will be updated
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Lake Tahoe, Truckee, and beyond make the Sierra Sun's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User