Saturday and sunday, september 1 and 2, on the 20th Anniversary of Marco Pantani’s Giro d’Italia and Tour de France double, the home town of Pantani, Cesenatico stands by to celebrate it’s most famous of sons. A weekend of celebration culminating in an gran fondo that will pay homage to one of the true greats of world cycling. This is an unmissable occasion for lovers of Pantani and cyclist looking for a authentic Italian welcome.
Cesenatico comes back to life with the spirit of Marco Pantani. In the city centre you will find the Expo Area where registration process can be completed and you can collect your Gran Fondo Marco Pantani Santini Jersey!
On Sunday 9th September 2018 the 4th edition of the Granfondo Torino will depart from the Medieval Village in the city center of Turin along the banks of the river Po in the picturesque Valentino Park. Two routes, the long one of 128km and 2667mt of elevation, and the medium one of 99 km and 2274mt of elevation gain with the finish line at the Basilica di Superga at 670mt.altitude.
Registration closes on September 1st.
Milano-Torino, is the oldest classic one-day race in the world, starting from San Giuliano Milanese and arriving at the Basilica di Superga after 186 km. The first edition was held in 1876 with the victory of Paolo Magretti, the last winner has been the colombian Rigoberto Uran who triumphed in Superga in 2017.
Follow with us the end of the race from the roadside, and discover the 2018 winner after the great success of Alberto Contador (2012), Laurent Jalabert (1997), Gianni Bugno (1992), Francesco Moser (1983) and Roger de Vlaeminck (1972 and 1974).
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