Entries by angelo.dipietro

Stefano Allocchio: behind the route

He’s behind the wavy route of the Gran Fondo Giro d’Italy which was held last month on the roads of Friuli. Stefano Allocchio, former pro rider and current race director of the Giro tells us a few secrets of how to create a stage that, in this case, was later retraced by you amateurs a […]

GREAT SUCCESS FOR THE GRANFONDO GIRO D’ITALIA IN FRIULI

More than 1500 recreational cyclists including football coach Edy Reja (Atalanta Bergamo), Friulian Giro d’Italia stages promoter Enzo Cainero and RCS Sport Managing Director Paolo Bellino, accompanied by Amstel Gold Race winner Enrico Gasparotto, partecipated to the Granfondo Giro d’Italia in Cividale the day after Mikel Nieve’s solo victory on stage 13 of the Corsa […]

Gran Fondo Giro: la partenza

Tutto pronto questa mattina per la partenza della Gran Fondo Giro d’Italia di Cividale del Friuli. Un paese in festa, ricco di addobbi e colori, ha accolto due giorni fa il passaggio della corsa rosa e oggi è pronto ad ospitare le migliaia di granfondisti che affronteranno i due percorsi della Medio (82,4 km) e […]

Mikel Nieve’s advices to all Gran Fondo riders

The Spanish rider Mikel Nieve (Team Sky) has won Stage 13 of the 99th Giro d’Italia, 170km from Palmanova to Cividale del Friuli. Giovanni Visconti (Movistar Team) and Vincenzo Nibali (Astana Pro Team) finished second and third respectively. In the Maglia Rosa fight, Bob Jungels rode with intelligence and courage but, when he was dropped […]