Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Gran Fondo dell’Adriatico

A new gran fondo is on the calendar for 2009: the Gran Fondo dell’Adriatico on September 20th in Senigallia. Stefano Garzelli, who won the green jersey this year at the Giro, is the patron of the race and will participate along with other professional riders.

Three courses will be available for participants: "cicloturistico" of 63,5 Km, "medio" gran fondo of 94 Km and the “lungo” gran fondo of 135 Km. The routes will take riders through some of the most beautiful towns of the Le Marche region: Corinaldo, the fortified town, Castelleone di Suasa, Arcevia and Morro D'Alba.

The event website:

Photos: Stefano Garzelli (right) at the launch of the Gran Fondo dell'Adriatico

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