Showing posts with label Criterium dei Circuiti. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Criterium dei Circuiti. Show all posts

Friday, June 5, 2009

Criterium dei Circuiti: Gran Premio Città di Brescia




Brescia hosted its first Criterium dei Circuiti on Thursday, June 4th. The winner was World Champion Alessandro Ballan, followed by Ivan Basso and Alessandro Petacchi.


Photos: event photos by Rodella


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Criterium dei Circuiti: Gran Premio Città di Salò






Following the Giro d'Italia many of the most important riders participated in the 4th edition of the Criterium dei Circuiti. The first race was held on Wednesday, June 3rd, in beautiful Salò on the western shore of Lake Garda. The second race was held in Brescia the following day.



The Gran Premio Città di Salò was won by Franco Pellizotti followed in by Danilo Di Luca and Alessandro Ballan. The race participants included, among others, Ivan Basso, Alessandro Petacchi, 2003 WC Igor Astarloa, Gilberto Simoni and Marco Velo.



Photos: event photos courtesy of Rodella




Stories, including cycling trip stories, for the Italian Cycling Journal welcome; contact veronaman@gmail.com