Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Giro d'Italia Events at Eurobike 2011

The Eurobike show begins tomorrow in Friedrichshafen, Germany. The following are the events that the organizer of the Giro d'Italia, RCS Sport, has planned:

Wednesday, 31 August through Saturday, 3 September
Stand: Vittoria (Hall B1, Stand 413)
On display: the Giro d'Itala "Senza Fine" (never ending) trophy

Wednesday, 31 August, at 13.30
Stand: Pinarello (Hall B3, Stand 402)
"The Giro d'Italia Meets the Pinarello Family"
Together to remember Andrea Pinarello and honor Giovanni “Nane” Pinarello, who will celebrate his 90th birthday in 2012.
Guest: Edvald Boasson Hagen, winner of stage 7, Innsbruck-Chiavenna, of the 2009 Giro.

Thursday, 1 September at 1500
Stand: Santini (Hall A1, Stand 308)
"Maglia Rosa 2012 Event"
The world premier of a new initiative to create a new bond between the Maglia Rosa and Giro d'Italia fans all round the world. Present will be Michele Acquarone, the Direttore Generale RCS Sport and also the new Direttore of the Giro d’Italia. Also present will be Cav. Pietro Santini, founder and President of Santini Maglificio Sportivo (SMS).
Guest of Honor: Ivan Basso, winner of the 2010 Giro d'Italia

Friday, 2 September at 12.00
Stand: Limar (Hall B2, Stand 100)
Limar presents Giro d’Italia products
On display will be the Giro d'Italia Special Edition Limar 777 helmet and eyewear made under a licensing agreement with the Giro d'Italia.

Note: trade visitors Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday; open to the public on Saturday.

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