2019 winners are Federico Brevi and Ilaria Lombardo

Federico Brevi claimed win at 23rd Granfondo Gimondi Bianchi in 2:29:29, preceding German Maximilian Hornung (2:31:55) and Luca Cantini (2:32:00). After tenth participations at the Granfondo on the medium and long route, Brevi scored his first success on the short one. Born in Bergamo 32 years ago, Brevi lives in Tirano (Lombardy) where he works in a pharmaceutical factory. “I attacked after the first half of Selvino climb, finally managing […]

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Shortened race due to bad weather, the organizers announced

The adverse weather conditions forced the GF organizers to ban the medium and long courses and to make the race go only on the shorter distance (89,4 km): “Safety comes first anyway” After the strong rainfalls during the night in the whole Bergamo’s province, the 23rd Granfondo Gimondi Bianchi organizers had to take a sorrowful but essential decision banning the medium and long courses to make the race go only […]

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The GF Gimondi Bianchi is a race against the weather

The 23rd edition of one of the most beloved cycling4fun events takes place tomorrow, May 5th, in Bergamo: looking to the meteo forecast, the organizers stand ready for any scenario While a weak sunrise appears over Bergamo, with a few hours to go to the 23rd edition of Granfondo Felice Gimondi Bianchi, weather forecasts report heavy rain and maybe some snow for tomorrow, Sunday May 5th, but no rain so […]

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Bianchi makes the Granfondo Gimondi even more global

The performance bicycle company is title sponsor of the event celebrating its 23rd edition in Bergamo next May 5th. Bianchi will host 105 special guests from all over the World and showcase the new Sprint, Specialissima Pantani Oropa e Methanol CV RS New bikes wearing timeless charme and cutting-edge tecnologies, international guests, selected GF specialits aiming for prestigious spots: Bianchi will strongly feature at the 23rd Granfondo Internazionale Felice Gimondi […]

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The GF Gimondi Bianchi marshals a safety task force

The 23rd edition to be held in Bergamo next May 5th will count on 880 people on duty. Local authorities ordered a 90-minute stop to the vehicle traffic for the transit of the over 4.100 participants The 23rd Granfondo Internazionale Felice Gimondi Bianchi, dedicated to the “Giants of the Grand Slam” and gathering in Bergamo over 4.100 cycling amateurs next Sunday May 5th, pays as usual great attention on the […]

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Eugenio Mercorio uphill ITT, in the name of friendship

The 23rd GF Gimondi Bianchi’s uphill ITT will be dedicated to the cycling amateur from Bergamo, untimely passed away, next May 5th, 2019 When the memory of a friend meets the appeal of a demanding climb: the organizers of the GF Internazionale Felice Gimondi Bianchi, to be held in Bergamo (Italy) next May 5th, even this year launch the “Eugenio Mercorio uphill TT challenge” over the 10,4 climb from Nembro […]

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Granfondo on eco-friendly mode to celebrate Triple Crown giants

Dedicated to the “Magnificent 7” winning Giro, Tour and Vuelta’s GC at least once in their career, the 23rd GF Gimondi Bianchi presented in Bergamo will reduce 205 kg of plastic next May 5th An increasingly eco-friendly approach and the celebration of the triple crown “giants” are the core of 23rd Granfondo Internazionale Felice Gimondi Bianchi unveiled in Bergamo. “Tribute to the Magnificent 7” is the cinema-inspired headline the OC choose to celebrate […]

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Hard as the bronze, the Magnificent 7’s deeds on 2019 trophy

On a base displaying the city of Bergamo, the M° Antonino Rando gave shape to the number of the 7 Grand Slam’s Giants that completed the Triple Crown and to their 51 overall wins A big 7 in the middle, recalling the number of the Grand Slam’s Giant able to win Giro d’Italia, Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana‘s GC at least once in their career. Three intertwined circles hosting 51 peaks, one for each […]

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(Italiano) No alla plastica, la GF Gimondi Bianchi ancora più eco-friendly

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(Italiano) La sicurezza “raddoppia” alla Granfondo Gimondi

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