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2021 Cyletta is CANCELLED.

Relive 2019 in the slide show below.

***Cycletta Fondo 2019***

(A Women's Only Ride)

Sun August 11, 2019
Madison, NJ

(more details below)

Click below to enter raffles & get daily updates!

Cycletta Fondo provides a fully-supported, fun and challenging experience for all levels of women cyclists. Cycletta Fondo is organized and directed by the Hb Women (HbW) and Hb Cycling Club (HbCC), a registered 501(c)7 organization.  

Cycletta Fondo's combination of bike touring and timed hill segments attract a wide range of cyclists, from the casual weekend'er to the well-trained endurance athlete. Participants come from near and far, from cycling clubs or no clubs, and all shapes and sizes.  All women are welcome to enjoy this unique day of cycling together. 

  • Event will be held rain or shine. 

  • Registrants can edit their route selection for free on bikereg until August 4th  

  • We cannot offer refunds, deferrals or transfers.

  • Day of Registration is available onsite from 7:30-8:30am. Please note there will be a $10 surcharge for day-of registrants. Cash or Credit is accepted.


Click here for our Cycletta Facebook Page where we will be posting details on upcoming practice rides and clinics.  

So  BE YOUR OWN AWESOME  and sign up today!

Once again, we will offer 3 routes to choose from, each with their owned timed hill segments. Cyclists with the fastest overall segment time (per route) will win some sweet SWAG (to be announced & distributed post-ride)!

Whether you choose the 25, 50 or 80 mile route, you will be sure to experience some of the most beautiful roads NJ has to offer - from the flats of the Great Swamp, to the rolling hills of the surrounding farmland and of course the CLIMBS!

Please note, routes may be revised up to & including the day of the event (sometimes road closures happen). We get it, you want to be prepared, so we will do our best to keep you as up to date as possible!

Farmstead on the 50 & 80 Mile Routes. 

RideWithGPS routes are now active, click on mileage below)

***Routes subject to change with weather & road conditions***

80 Mile (updated 8/6/19)

50 Mile (updated 8/6/19)

25 Mile (updated 8/6/19)

The timed hill segments are listed below and are subject to change (just like the routes)!

FINAL timed segments will be noted on cue sheets and identified on route with START and FINISH roadway signs.

Climb #1 mile 12 to 12.5 Avg Grade 6% -- all routes
Climb #2 mile 21.2 to 22.7 Avg Grade 5% -- 50 & 80 only
Climb #3 mile 48.3 to 49.9 Avg Grade 3% -- 80 only

Strava for Timed Climbs

STRAVA will be used to track timed hill segments. We encourage you to participate in the timed event component, although it is optional. Easy instructions for setting up your free Strava account and recording your ride (and timed hill segments) are available here.

Please setup your Strava account & join the "Cycletta Fondo" club prior to the event day and remember your username & password.

If you plan on using a GPS device to record your ride (vs. a smartphone), Hb staff & HbW ride leaders will assist you with uploading your ride to Strava post-ride.

Registration includes well-marked routes, cue sheets and fully stocked rest area (inclusive of rest rooms) that will will ensure you a properly fueled and hydrated for the miles ahead. In addition, full-on professional mechanical support will be available before and during the ride to assist as needed. Finally, the day wraps up with some post-ride food* & finisher awards.  

[*dietary options available if selected during registration process: vegan; vegetarian; gluten-free.]

Order info to come!!!

You are the backbone of this event! Cycletta Fondo appreciates all our volunteers who help make the day a success. There will many volunteer opportunities available -- sign-up link coming soon!

Click here to view our Cycletta Fondo Facebook Page where we will post info on upcoming free practice rides & clinics.

Practice rides will be led by experienced HbW ride leaders with various levels & distances offered. Clinics will cover topics such as Fixing a Flat and Basic Bike Maintenance. 

Hb Women Cyclists (HbW) is the women's cycling division of the HB Cycle Club, a registered 501(c)7 regional volunteer-led & organized cycling club. Operating out of Summit, Cranford and Madison, NJ, HbW and HbCC offer FREE annual membership to all levels of cyclists along with participation in group rides and cycling related clinics and social events.

HbW offers approximately 10 weekly women's only group rides at ability levels ranging from E (Beginner) to A (advanced). Prospective members are invited to attend 1 group ride without registering for the club. After 1 ride, registration is required for additional participation in group rides. Please click here to view the club's ride level descriptions to help you identify the right ride for your cycling ability and our hybrid-friendly rides (levels E, D, and D+), and here to view the HbW and HbCC Group Ride Calendar.  HbW rides are women only, HbCC are co-ed.  Please click here for our HbW Facebook page where ride leaders post group ride routes and weather-related notices, and also click here to register for the club (required once a year). 


Come join us, we'd LOVE to RIDE with you!

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