The Nove Colli-Selle Italia is the oldest and most successful Granfondo in Italy.
In fact, registration for the 12,000 bibs are sold out within 3 minutes! Every year thousands of cyclists come from different parts of the world to ride 210 kilometers.
The route, which involves the crossing of nine hills with a maximum slope of 18% on the legendary Barbotto, is punctuated by valuable signage used for bike training and excursions throughout the year. An alternative 130 km route is also set up for “lazy" cyclists, with “just” four hills to climb. As usual, there are nine rest stops along the route, where participants can replenish with traditional products, including fresh pasta dishes and gluten-free foo...
The heart of the city of Verona has been confirmed for the third year in a row to be the soul of the Granfondo Alé La Merckx, that will be held on Sunday, June 9, 2019.
From the royal stage of Piazza Bra will start the paths of mediofondo and granfondo that will animate the artists of the pedal in Verona, home of Shakespearean inspiration.
The test will be an excellent stopover for the Alé Challenge circuit, including all the most beautiful and vaunted cycling granfondo in northern Italy, unquestionably captained by Alé La Merckx, an event dedicated to the leading company in the production of technical cycling clothing Alé and fearle...