Chautauqua Gran Fondo Donates To Charities

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MAYVILLE – The fourth annual Chautauqua Gran Fondo was held on August 25, 2018 at the Webb’s Resort. This event was hosted by the Chautauqua Region Economic Development Corporation (CREDC).

CREDC is a charity that benefits local non-profit organizations while promoting health for cyclists of any skill level.

This event raised $15,000 to local charities, which include the Rosemary “Rosie” Billquist Memorial Fund, The Rapaport Fund for Breast Cancer Patients and Equipment, The Crèche, Inc., and the Chautauqua Lake Community Sailing Foundation.



2018’s event brought in almost 400 riders. Riders at the event had the opportunity to enjoy Chautauqua Lake and its history on three different scenic routes.

After the cycling portion of the event, riders were treated to a celebration at Webb’s Resort. Riders were given refreshments along with live music.

The event was sponsored by Lake Shore Savings, the Matric Group, 59LUCYLANE.COM, Webb’s Captain’s Table Restaurant, and many more.



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