Thursday, February 19, 2009

Nove Colli Randonnèe by Night

The Gruppo Ciclistico AIR of Santarcangelo di Romagna (Rimini) has organized a nighttime randonnèe following the exact 205 km course of the Gran Fondo Nove Colli (nine hills). The Gran Fondo Nove Colli is Italy's largest cycling event, in part because of its start in the home town of Marco Pantani, attracting 11,000 participants. The "Randonnèe By Night sulle strade della Nove Colli", "Memorial Dario Beltrambini", is limited to 300 participants.

The route is challenging in daytime, riding it at night......oh my. The climbs:

Event details for the Randonnèe By Night sulle strade della Nove Colli:
Date: 23 May 2009
Statrt 7:00pm
Cost: Euro 10
Distance: 205 Km
Course: traditional long course of Gran Fondo Nove Colli
Elevation gain: 3000 - 4000 mt
Information: Paolo Bronzetti cell. 335 1433459
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Compliments to the Gruppo Ciclistico AIR for organizing a unique event.

Photos: Gruppo Ciclistico AIR

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