Granfondo "Il Lombardia" 08/10/2017

Fly Cycling Holidays - 100° Giro D'Italia

Take part in the GF Il LOMBARDIA with
Fly Cycling Holidays!

 

Gran Fondo Il Lombardia:  the facts

From Como to Como, covering 118.2 km and climbing more than 2,700 m: this is the identikit of the Gran Fondo Il Lombardia organized by RCS Active Team and taking place on Sunday, 8th October, hot on the wheels of Il Lombardia 2017, known as the Classica delle Foglie Morte 2017, “The Dead Leaves Classic”, representing the final event of the great European pro cycling season. 

The charm of the beautiful scenery, the opportunity to experience an amazing track, but above all, the chance to test yourself on the same route cycled by the pros the previous day.   This is the Gran Fondo Lombardia,  following the success this spring of the Gran Fondo Strade Bianche  (White Streets).

The route winds from Como, to reach the east branch of the lake, Lario at Onno, carries on north, then takes the mountain road to Regatola where it meets two legendary ascents: the Madonna del Ghisallo climb and the Wall of Sormano, reaching a 27% gradient.

The return to Como, the final circuit, culminates in the two final ramps: Civiglio and San Fermo della Battaglia, a steely test of the participants remaining energy. 

The Gran Fondo Il Lombardia covers the same finale as Il Lombardia 2015 won, by Vincenzo Nibali.

 

The registration fee includes the following services offered by the organizers:

- Race bibs and numbers
- Technical gadget for the first 2,000 participants,
- Alternative gadget for subscribers > 2.000 participants (to be decided),
- Mechanical assistance (spare parts not included),
- Medical assistance during the race,
- Refreshments,
- Broom Wagon,
- Pasta party

 

OUR PACKAGES

Fly Cycling Holidays provides a number packages and offers for you to enjoy the experience of this beautiful Gran Fondo, retracing the routes cycled by many champions over the years during the “Giro di Lombardia” and other races. 

Our aim is to provide know-how and professionalism to assist you and make your experience, of this peaceful and relaxed sporting challenge, enjoyable and unforgettable.

We offer a series of packages over a number of days.  You can choose the length of your trip and select from a host of extra services to make your experience even more unique.

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PACKAGE 1:

Registration with race bib and number and participant pack
Arrival Saturday 7/10/2017: dinner + accommodation for one night at Hotel Ristorante Il Corazziere ****.
Breakfast on 8/10/2017 and transfer to starting point in Como.
Service point and photo at Ghisallo ascent
Meeting point in Como at the end of the race where you will be given your backpack with your change of cloths and personal effects.
Transfer back to Hotel Ristorante Il Corazziere **** to pick up your luggage and vehicles.

EXTRA:

Bike rent
Airport transfer TO and FROM the Hotel (post race)
Sports massage on Saturday afternoon
Airline and rail tickets can be arranged upon request.

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PACKAGE 2:

Registration, race bib and number and participant pack
Arrival Saturday 7/10/2017: dinner + accommodation for one night at Hotel Ristorante Il Corazziere ****.
Breakfast on 8/10/2017 and transfer to Como
Service point and photo at Ghisallo ascent
Meeting point in Como at the end of the race where you will be given your backpack with your change of cloths and personal effects.
Transfer back to Hotel Ristorante Il Corazziere ****.
Dinner and accommodation on Sunday 8/10/2017.
Breakfast on Monday 9/10/2017 and check-out

EXTRA:

Bike rent.
Airport transfer TO and FROM the Hotel (Saturday & Monday).
Sports massage on Saturday afternoon or Sunday evening.
Airline and rail tickets can be arranged upon request.

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PACKAGE 3:

Registration with race bib and number and participant pack
Arrival Saturday 7th October, 8am meeting at Hotel Ristorante Il Corazziere ****. 
Departure for “Il Lombardia” professionals start point to watch the Ghisallo ascent tranche. 
Dinner + accommodation for one night at Hotel Ristorante Il Corazziere ****  Saturday 7/10/2017
Breakfast on 8/10/2017 and transfer to Como start point
Service point and photo at Ghisallo ascent
Meeting point in Como at the finish point where you will be given your backpack with your change of clothes and personal effects.
Transfer back to Hotel Ristorante Il Corazziere **** to pick up your luggage and vehicles.

EXTRA:

Bike rent.
Dinner and accommodation Sunday 8/10/2017.
Breakfast and check-out on Monday 9/10/2017.
Airport transfer TO and FROM  Hotel (post race or Monday).
Sports massage on Saturday afternoon or Sunday evening.
Flight and rail tickets can be arranged upon request.

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PACKAGE 4:

Registration, race bib and number and participant pack
Breakfast Sunday morning 8th October and transfer to starting point in Como from meeting point at Fly Feeling Club in via Mazzini 4, Merone (CO). 
Service point and photo at Ghisallo ascent
Meeting point at Como finish where you will be given your backpack with your change of clothes and personal effects.
Transfer back to Hotel Ristorante Il Corazziere **** to pick up your luggage and vehicles.

EXTRA:

Bike rent
Airport transfer TO and FROM  the Hotel
Flight and rail tickets can be arranged upon request.

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For further information and reservations contact:
e-mail: info@flycyclingholidays.it
mobile: +39 3386228007
by 24/09/2017