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Granfondo Nove Colli

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Nove Colli is Europe`s most important amateur cycling race. The race involves 12.000 athletes from over 40 nations and attracts the greatest riders in the sport.

This event is known as the Queen of Granfondo’s , thanks to its 47 editions which provide a unique history and unparalleled fascination.

Every year 9,000 race numbers are sold out in just 3 minutes when pre-registration to the event is released in November.

The route traditionally starts from Cesenatico’s canal harbour, covering a distance of 200 km from the Adriatic Sea to the Apennines Mountains, between amazing landscapes, the historical and artistic beauty of the territory and the traditional hospitality of Romagna.

The Nove Colli race with its 205km / 127 miles long parcour, a difference in altitude of 3840 metres, and 9 mountain climbs, puts every athlete, even the most prepared one, to the test. The climb of Barbotto all long has a chrono (timed) with king of the mountains award.

Nove Colli is widely considered “the most passionate Gran Fondo in the world”: an exciting experience not to be missed, an inspiring race for every rider.



19 MAY 2019