Wednesday, March 2, 2011
2011 Giro Madrina Revealed: Cristiana Capotondi
The "madrina" (godmother) for the 2011 Giro d'Italis will be Cristiana Capotondi (above), the Roman actress who became well known after her role in the 2006 movie "Notte prima degli esami".
Ms. Capotondi will be present at the start of the Giro in Torino May 7, at the finish in Milan on May 29, and will be involved in all the activities related to Corsa Rosa.
Last year's madrina was Yolanthe van Cabau Kasbergen:
Follow on Twitter: ITALIANCYCJOURN
Stories for the Italian Cycling Journal about rides, granfondos, having a good time cycling in Italy, Italian cycling history, etc. are always welcome. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. There are more than 1,700 stories in this blog. The search feature to the right works best for finding subjects in the blog. There is also an Italian weather widget along the right side and a translate button at the bottom so you can translate each page. What I'm riding.