GF STRADE BIANCHE DI SIENA 10.03.2019

GF STRADE BIANCHE DI SIENA 10.03.2019

GF STRADE BIANCHE DI SIENA 10.03.2019

2 available routes both with departure and finish line to Siena.
The long route is the same of the Women élite race.
The short road is the same until to Murlo, where he takes the right with a dirt road sector and a descent to Monteroni d’Arbia. The last kilometers are the same for both routes.
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ROUTES TO BE ADDRESSED:

• Granfondo: 139.2 KM - 31.4 KM OF WHITE ROADS - Total difference in height 1350 m - 8 sectors of unpaved roads
• Mediofondo: 86.6 KM - 21.6 KM OF WHITE ROADS - Total difference in height 730 m - 6 sectors of dirt road

Departure from Siena (Stadio / Fortezza Medicea area) with the first rollinging km on asphalt to reach the first straight dirt road (2.1 km) at km 11, always in very light ascent.
You will face the Passo del Rospatoio (about 5% 5 km), then Murlo and immediately after a usual sector (5.5 km, present from the first edition) altimetrically less demanding that leads to Buonconvento.
Then we will find the fixed supply in the area of ​​Ponte d'Arbia before reaching Monteroni d'Arbia where another dirt sector begins (9.5 km) in the middle of the Crete Senesi.
Following a paved section with few difficulties up to Guistrigona.
After Castelnuovo Berardenga you meet a very short dirt road of 300 m, and after Monteaperti, the seventh sector of only 800 m. We will find again the asphalt in Vico d'Arbia and Pieve a Bozzone.
We will then face the penultimate sector (2.4 km) on the ascending road of Colle Pinzuto (slopes up to 15%), and then   the last dirt section (1.1 km) with a sequence of dry descent and a steep ascent (max 18%) that ends at the Tolfe.
At the end there are just over 12 km to arrive in Siena, where a huge crowd will welcome everyone's arrival.

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THE FLY CYCLING HOLIDAYS PACKAGE:

Do not miss the chance to discover one of the most suggestive Gran Fondo in Europe in the land of cycling, Tuscany, along the roads that have made the history of "heroic" cycling.

Fly will stay in Siena, a few kilometers from the street and the place of arrival, in a 4-star hotel.

THE PACKAGE INCLUDES:
• 1 night in Executive Hotel **** in the center of Siena in bed and breakfast
• Gran Fondo Strade Bianche registration
• Sportful Strade Bianche personalized jersey
• Mechanical assistance before and during the race on the route
• Transportation from Merone (CO) with possible stop at the major toll booths: Melegnano - Lodi - Reggio Emilia - Modena - Bologna - Florence North.
• Professional race photos

ADDITIONAL SERVICES:
• Bike rental with electronic change € 60 per day
• Additional nights to quantify
• Accompanying partner who will not take part in the GF € 190

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THE PROGRAM:

Saturday 9 March
• Departure 09.00 am from the Fly Cycling Holidays office inside the Hotel Ristorante il Corazziere in Merone (CO)
• Arrival at the Hotel in Siena. 2.00 pm
• Delivery of bib numbers
• You will see the arrival of the professional race
• Briefing with description of the program and the route of the Gran Fondo Strade Bianche.
• Arrival at the hotel (Executive ****)
• Dinner

Sunday 4th March
• Breakfast at the Hotel
• We will go to the start with the FLy means (for those who want it by bike)
• Grid insertion and departure
• Post-race pasta party and departure towards Merone (CO)

Package price: € 350

NB: Personalized quotes will be formulated according to your travel needs in case you decide to move with your own means, not using the Fly transport
Cycling Holidays, or decide to do it only in part by transporting your bike to us.

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FOR FURTHER INFO AND RESERVATIONS:
• info@flycyclingholidays.it
• +39 3386228007