A thrilling finale grants Dario Giovine the overall win

The most cherished title of Granfondo Gimondi Bianchi has often given rise to controversy lately.  Last year the winner was disqualified for irregular start, this time the reason was for everybody to see, just meters away of the finishing line.  Five riders were in the run for victory at the end of the 164,1-km long route, when a crash occurred at the last bend, jeopardizing the sprint and leaving Dario Giovine (Team […]

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Catch-all Team Morotti sweeps the medium with Cremaschi and Donadoni

Team Morotti is taking all the Granfondo Felice Gimondi Bianchi’s glory once again. After the victory claimed by Glauco Maggi on the short course, Bergamo’s team took it all on the 128,8-km medium route taking both the top podium spots with Fabio Cremaschi and Alice Donadoni, the latter already capable of winning among women two years ago. A four-man sprint decided the outcome for the men on the medium course: […]

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Familiar faces rule on the short course: Maggi does it again ahead of Fadini

The Granfondo Gimondi Bianchi start – opened by Felice Gimondi himself –  took over 10 minutes until all the 4.000 participants got off their adventure. After the touching moment dedicated to Dompè CEO Eugenio Aringhieri who suddenly passed away few days ago (a small ceremony was attended by the two sons), a stream of bikes overran the routes of Bergamo and its province to carry on this Sunday early morning’s […]

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Ready, set: over 4.000 to take in Gf Gimondi in Bergamo on Sunday

The 22nd Granfondo Gimondi-Bianchi remains on top in spite of Granfondo calendar clashes. Tomorrow at 7:00 am a new amazing challenge starts in the memory of many unforgettable friends The International Granfondo Felice Gimondi Bianchi calls old and new friends to a pure showing of strength on a yearly basis: everybody knows how demanding this race can be, All the three courses are equally tough and beautiful, thanks to the unique […]

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New Bianchi Oltre XR3 Disc and Nitron to star at GF Gimondi

The newborn of the Bianchi CV road family and the brand-new mountain bike are among the most awaited novelties in the Expo Area. G.M. Sport organizers are also supported by a strong pool with long-term partners and welcomed new entries The 22nd GF Gimondi Bianchi is in the air, and long-time title sponsor Bianchi is ready to live it intensely, both on Bergamo nearbies’ roads and in the Lazzaretto’s Expo […]

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25 Countries and 5 continents on GF Gimondi’s world map

Riders from Africa, America, Asia and Oceania among the 4.032 registered participants in the 2018 edition to be held on Sunday, May 6th Timeless charme and borderless appeal keep on riding together at the Granfondo Internazionale Felice Gimondi Bianchi, to be held on Sunday, May 6th in Bergamo (Italy). Entitled “Remembering the Vuelta” to celebrate Felice Gimondi‘s triumph at the Vuelta a Espana 50 years ago, also the 22nd edition […]

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Passion and loyalty: the 32 “Puntuali” ready for the D-day

The riders who have started and finished all of the 21 previous editions look forward to the 22nd Granfondo Gimondi Bianchi, next May 6th in Bergamo There’s only one date circled in red on the calendar of 32 Italian cycling amateurs. They care about birthdays, Christmas and Valentine’s Day, of course, but not as much as the cycling event they are fond of: the Granfondo Gimondi Bianchi, ready to roll […]

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Quick shots at the “Gimondi” in memory of Ilario Zonca

Dedicated to a friend who passed away, an open photo contest stands among the 22nd Granfondo Gimondi Bianchi’s side events The Granfondo in its natural setting and environment, from the registration to the arrival of the participants; cycling in every expression, sport, gathering, tourism and more. Two sections, two passions: “Scatti veloci in memoria di Ilario Zonca” (Quick shots in memory of Ilario Zonca) is the title of the photo […]

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Registrations for the 22nd Granfondo Gimondi are still open

With three weeks to the event, dedicated to Felice Gimondi’s 1968 Vuelta a Espana success, the organizers decided to extend the deadline until race numbers are sold out There’s still place on 22nd Granfondo Internazionale Felice Gimondi Bianchi‘s grid, to be held next May 6th, 2018 in Bergamo (Italy). With three weeks to the event named “Remembering the Vuelta” to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Felice Gimondi‘s overall win at […]

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The Granfondo patrol ready for the road: the “Gimondi” like no other

The 22nd edition of the famed Granfondo to be held next May 6th and featuring “Remembering the Vuelta” headline was presented in Bergamo: impressive number of service people to guarantee maximum safety   Spain’s National colors characterizd the 22nd Granfondo Internazionale Felice Gimondi Bianchi’ official presentation, today at the Credito Bergamasco’s headquarter, waiting for the d-day, next May 6th, 2018 in Bergamo. “Remembering the Vuelta” is the headline the GM […]

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