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Lake Norman Fondo Bike Event Sunday, August 8: Lorimer Road Closure

by | Aug 1, 2021

Riders headed out into the morning sun Sunday at the beginning of the 2018 Gran Fondo bike race. About 130 amateur and professional pedal-pushers competed at either 30 mile, 50 mile or 75 mile distances, and enjoyed post-race festivities on the Village Green. (Bill Giduz photo)


The Annual LKN Fondo Charity Bike Event will be held on Sunday, August 8. Three rides will be offered, all starting at 7:30 a.m.: 30-miles, 50-miles, and 75-miles. The rides will originate on Lorimer Road near the town green and head east out of town on Davidson-Concord Road (see map links below). Organizers anticipate approximately 500 participants so please exercise caution when traveling around town.

STREET CLOSURE: Residents, please be aware that Lorimer Road will be closed from the CVS parking lot to Davidson-Concord Road from Saturday, August 7 at 6:00 p.m. until Sunday, August 8 at 6:00 p.m. The bike event and after party will take place during the day on Sunday, August 8. All bike riders are asked to park in the public lots along Jackson Street. Downtown parking for Sunday church services may be impacted by this event.


  • 30 mile – Click HERE
  • 50 mile – Click HERE
  • 75 mile – Click HERE

To learn more about the event, including how to register, please see:

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