In the house of the Trullo volante

In the house of the Trullo volante

ALBEROBELLO: Another round of carousel. The Giro change region but the landscape show is always amazing and, while in the North of Italy is a rainy day, this #Giro100 is still shining in the sun. In the stage of today the group arrive at Alberobello, the town of Trulli. In the modern cycling this town is famous for the Trullo Volante, Leonardo Piepoli, teammate of Riccardo Riccò and a domestique in helping captains uphill. THE STAGE: 224 km from Castrovillari to Alberobello, with just one GPM of fourth category at Bosco delle Pianelle. The stage is suitable for the sprinters but the are many pitfalls. The stage is far from simple with many […]

Nella casa del Trullo volante

Nella casa del Trullo volante

ALBEROBELLO: Altro giro di giostra. Si cambia ancora regione e lo spettacolo paesaggistico è sempre assicurato e, mentre al Nord Italia domina il grigio e la pioggia, questo inizio di #Giro100 è baciato dal sole. Si arriva ad Alberobello città dei trulli. Nel ciclismo recente è rimasto famoso un corridore, chiamato il Trullo Volante. Leonardo Piepoli, compagno di squadra di Riccardo Riccò, e gregario abilissimo nello scortare i capitani in salita. LA TAPPA: 224 chilometri da affrontare, con partenza da Castrovillari. Un solo GPM, di quarta categoria a Bosco delle Pianelle.  La giornata è adatta, in teoria, ai velocisti, ma le insidie sono ben presenti. Le strade saranno tutt’altro che […]

VAMOS A CALABRIA, LAS TRAMPAS ESTAN A LA VUELTA DE LA ESQUINA

VAMOS A CALABRIA, LAS TRAMPAS ESTAN A LA VUELTA DE LA ESQUINA

Terme Luigiane: otro traslado por mar trae el Giro de Sicilia a Calabria. Ayer adivinamos nuestra predicción con el colombiano Fernando Gaviria ganador en Messina, incluso gracias a la ayuda de nuestro deportista Davide Martinelli, siempre una clave en este tipo de carrera. Después de dejar el Etna, todavía visible en el fondo del Lungomare Matteotti, el Giro va a Aspromonte, justo en el fondo de Italia, en Reggio Calabria, una de las ciudades más antiguas de Europa. La etapa de 217 km termina en Terme Luigiane con un ligero ascenso donde hay resortes termales para el cuidado de la piel. Uno de los balnearios es frío mientras que los […]

LET’S GO TO CALABRIA, THE PITFALLS IS AROUND THE CORNER

LET’S GO TO CALABRIA, THE PITFALLS IS AROUND THE CORNER

TERME LUIGIANE: another transfer by sea bring the Giro from Sicily to Calabria. Yesterday we guess our prediction with the Colombian Fernando Gaviria winner in Messina, even thanks to the help of our athlete Davide Martinelli, always a key in this kind of race. After leaving the Etna, still visible in the background of the Lungomare Matteotti, the Giro go to Aspromonte, right at the bottom of Italy, in Reggio Calabria, one of the oldest cities in Europe. The 217 km stage ends at Terme Luigiane with a slight uphill where there are thermal springs for skin care. One of the spa is cold while the other 3 flow at 45°.  Just before […]

LET’S GO TO CALABRIA, THE PITFALLS IS AROUND THE CORNER

LET’S GO TO CALABRIA, THE PITFALLS IS AROUND THE CORNER

TERME LUIGIANE: another transfer by sea bring the Giro from Sicily to Calabria. Yesterday we guess our prediction with the Colombian Fernando Gaviria winner in Messina, even thanks to the help of our athlete Davide Martinelli, always a key in this kind of race. After leaving the Etna, still visible in the background of the Lungomare Matteotti, the Giro go to Aspromonte, right at the bottom of Italy, in Reggio Calabria, one of the oldest cities in Europe. The 217 km stage ends at Terme Luigiane with a slight uphill where there are thermal springs for skin care. One of the spa is cold while the other 3 flow at 45°.  Just before […]

LET’S GO TO CALABRIA, THE PITFALLS IS AROUND THE CORNER

LET’S GO TO CALABRIA, THE PITFALLS IS AROUND THE CORNER

TERME LUIGIANE: another transfer by sea bring the Giro from Sicily to Calabria. Yesterday we guess our prediction with the Colombian Fernando Gaviria winner in Messina, even thanks to the help of our athlete Davide Martinelli, always a key in this kind of race. After leaving the Etna, still visible in the background of the Lungomare Matteotti, the Giro go to Aspromonte, right at the bottom of Italy, in Reggio Calabria, one of the oldest cities in Europe. The 217 km stage ends at Terme Luigiane with a slight uphill where there are thermal springs for skin care. One of the spa is cold while the other 3 flow at 45°.  Just before […]

#INGIRO: TAORMINA UNA OBRA MAESTRA EN LA RUTA DE MESSINA

#INGIRO: TAORMINA UNA OBRA MAESTRA EN LA RUTA DE MESSINA

#ingiro: la ciudad del estrecho está lista para una gran llegada dedicada a los sprinters. Una de las pocas ocasiones reservada para los sprinters en un Giro muy duro. En esta etapa los últimos kilómetros son los más interesantes. El escenario empieza desde Pedara y cruzará las provincias de Catania y Messina. Realmente le sugerimos que preste atención en el hermoso paisaje que se puede ver desde Taormina hasta la llegada, gracias a Google Street View disponible en nuestro sitio Web. En Taormina se encuentra el famoso Teatro Griego Romano, Palazzo Corvaja, el de los Duques de Santo Stefano y la Catedral. Volviendo a la carrera, esta etapa también tiene […]

#INGIRO: TAORMINA A MASTERPIECE ON THE ROUTE TO MESSINA

#INGIRO: TAORMINA A MASTERPIECE ON THE ROUTE TO MESSINA

#ingiro: the city of the strait is ready for a great arrival dedicated to the sprinters. One of the few chance reserved for the sprinters in a really tough ride. In this stage the last kilometers are the most interesting. The stage will departure from Pedara and will cross the provinces of Catania and Messina. We really suggest you to pay attention at the beautiful landscape that you will see from Taormina to the arrival, thanks to the Google Street View available on our website. In Taormina you will find the famous Roman Greek theater, Palazzo Corvaja, the Cathedral and the Dukes of Santo Stefano Palace. Back to the race, […]

#INGIRO: TAORMINA A MASTERPIECE ON THE ROUTE TO MESSINA

#INGIRO: TAORMINA A MASTERPIECE ON THE ROUTE TO MESSINA

#ingiro: the city of the strait is ready for a great arrival dedicated to the sprinters. One of the few chance reserved for the sprinters in a really tough ride. In this stage the last kilometers are the most interesting. The stage will departure from Pedara and will cross the provinces of Catania and Messina. We really suggest you to pay attention at the beautiful landscape that you will see from Taormina to the arrival, thanks to the Google Street View available on our website. In Taormina you will find the famous Roman Greek theater, Palazzo Corvaja, the Cathedral and the Dukes of Santo Stefano Palace. Back to the race, […]

#INGIRO: TAORMINA A MASTERPIECE ON THE ROUTE TO MESSINA

#INGIRO: TAORMINA A MASTERPIECE ON THE ROUTE TO MESSINA

#ingiro: the city of the strait is ready for a great arrival dedicated to the sprinters. One of the few chance reserved for the sprinters in a really tough ride. In this stage the last kilometers are the most interesting. The stage will departure from Pedara and will cross the provinces of Catania and Messina. We really suggest you to pay attention at the beautiful landscape that you will see from Taormina to the arrival, thanks to the Google Street View available on our website. In Taormina you will find the famous Roman Greek theater, Palazzo Corvaja, the Cathedral and the Dukes of Santo Stefano Palace. Back to the race, […]