100th Giro d'Italia, twice in Edolo!!

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Giro d'Italia 2017, hundredth edition of competition, makes two steps in Edolo! Click here to see the route of the competition!

In the 100° edition of the tour of Italy, in two stage, we can see the cyclists pass in Edolo!

Stage 16, 23 may 2017, Rovetta - Bormio, 227 km

Alpine queen stage with approx. 5,400 m cumulative elevation gain. The course runs first on a mild climb heading to Edolo and then climbs up the Mortirolo from Monno (only one precedent in 1990). The parcours takes a pass over the finish line in Bormio, climbs up the Passo dello Stelvio (Cima Coppi) and reaches Prato allo Stelvio and Glorenza, crosses the borders to Switzerland and clears the Umbrail Pass leading back to Italy, just 3 km from the Stelvio summit, and running down to Bormio.

Stage 17, 24 may 2017, Tirano - Canazei (Val di Fassa), 219 Km

The stage features an intermediate level of difficulty. The course starts off with the Aprica ascent and the Passo del Tonale. After a long descent in Val di Sole and Val di Non the route climbs up in Val di Cembra and then in Val di Fiemme and Fassa. The final 70 km run mildly uphill leading into the finish possibly with a few riders sprint.

Do not miss this event!

See you in Edolo!