many saw the start of the first edition in 1997
the participants of the 2013 edition
209 kilmeters of signposted route from gaiole in chianti through chianti, valdarbia, montalcino, le creti and the val d’orcia
accredited journalists both from the trade press and free lance from around the world
There are those who grow their belle époque mustache. Those who arrive late at night, shake the backpack from their shoulders and sleep in a sleeping bag. Those who could do two hundred kilometers, but prefer to do seventy and enjoy the show, and above all the refreshments.
(Stefano Affolti / La Provincia di Varese)
"To fly like a bird, here is the dream. To race on a bike, here is today’s pleasure. One returns young, one becomes a poet”