Sunday, December 6, 2009

Granfondo Colnago-Piacenza

Italy's Granfondo Colnago, with start and finish in Piacenza, will be undergoing route changes for 2010. For the last five years the initial climb has been to Vidiano. For next year the initial climb will be of the Passo Calderola, a climb not to be underestimated which begins with a 5-6% grade and reaches pitches of 14%. is undergoing a complete upgrade and should be ready for viewing on January 1, 2010.

Photo: many granfondos provide a complete kit to participants; this is the 2009 kit

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