Sunday 14th October 2018, Como (CO – Lombardy – Italy)
Como (CO), Viale Vittorio Veneto, starting grids opening at 6 am, start at 7.30 am
Civiglio (CO), Via dei Patrioti
Open to all the F.C.I. members and foreign amateur racing cyclists with their Federation regular 2018 membership card. No UDACE membership card but only the replacement ACSI-UDACE membership card is allowed. The race, is also open to members of the Sports Organizations Bodies, that have signed the agreement with the FCI for the year 2018 (ACSI, CSI, CSAIN and UISP) and members of the Sports Organizations Bodies, that must present the Bike Card together with the card of its own Body (for the list of the SOB, please have a look here https://bit.ly/2HZKeRn
Example of Bike Card:
cycling (no other sports!), and buy the Daily Card. For those who do not have a membership card, a € 15,00 F.C.I. Daily Card will be issued. It covers the insurance for ‘third-party liability’ during the Event. For this card to be issued the PARTICIPANTS NEED TO SUBMIT THE SPORT-MEDICAL CERTIFICATE (CYCLING CERTIFICATE) drawn up according to the model available online, and the Ethical Statement (downloadable here https://bit.ly/2Kfjkpl).
The Event is by invitation only. At any time and with unappealable decision, the Organizational Committee can decide whether to accept or not the entry or to exclude an entered participant in case the latter may damage the image of the Event.
Yes sure, you will be enrolled as “individual”. When you come to collect the race number, you must provide the Sport–Medical certificate. Then you can buy the Daily FCI Card (€15), if you haven’t bought it already online. The Daily FCI Card makes you a cyclist for one day, so you can benefit from the insurance that the FCI provides to all its members. You must have the sport-medical certificate to collect the daily card.
We cannot provide you the Daily Card and you are not eligible for the Gran Fondo.
The Daily Card is a document for the athletes that are not member of any team. The Daily FCI Card allows you to be covered by the insurance that all team members have. The price (set by Federazione Ciclistica Italiana, FCI) is €15.
The registration must be done only and exclusively online with credit card on the website www.endu.net. It will be possible to pay the Daily Card online in order to avoid the queue at the race number collection.
Online registrations close on 30th September 2018 at 00.00. The registration must be done only and exclusively online with credit card on the website www.endu.net. It will be possible to pay the Daily Card online in order to avoid the queue at the race number collection.
The online registration will close on 30th September 2018. It will be possible to sign in at the Area Tecnica on Sunday 13th October.
If you are not sure of your registration’s outcome, check if you have received an email from Endu.
If you have received the email, you are successfully enrolled for the race.
If you have not received the email, maybe, you are successfully enrolled but:
- You gave us the wrong email address or not in use
- The email is in the Junk mail
- Our email has not been accepted by the server of your email address
- If you haven’t received the payment confirmation you are not registered
- If you have received the payment confirmation but not the email: please contact us at email@example.com
No, not necessarily. The info of the FCI Card or of other Ente della Consulta 2017 must be provided as soon as possible and mandatorily by the 13th October 2018.
|GRAN FONDO IL LOMBARDIA|
|Bib Number||Bib Number||Fee|
- The race number
- The official Race Kit
- A technical gadget
- The official race bag
- Breakdown assistance (spares are not included)
- Medical care during the race
- 3 Feeding points along the route
- Broom wagon service
- Pasta party at the finish
The organization will open the starting grids at 06.00 a.m
Race numbers are provided after the registration deadline, from the 1st October. They will be communicated via email with all the useful information in the days following the registration deadline.
Saturday 13th October 2018 at the technical area in Viale Giancarlo Puecher, Como from 09.30 am to 07.00 p.m. Race numbers will not be sent to your home address by post.
Starting grids will be given considering the registration date and sporting merits of the 2017. The organization will disqualify immediately who will be caught picking a different grid and who will be caught in a starting grid with a different race number.
If you are enrolled and you cannot participate, the entry fee won’t be refunded. In this case you must communicate it at firstname.lastname@example.org by 30th September at midnight, in order to make your entry fee available for the 2019 race.
You have to bring your membership card or the sport-medical certificate if you are enrolled as “individual”.
Yes you can. It will be necessary to provide at the race number collection a signed mandate, a copy of your membership card and a copy of your ID.
- Route 1: GRAN FONDO IL LOMBARDIA – 101,3 KM
- Route 2: GRAN FONDO IL LOMBARDIA – WITHOUT MURO DI SORMANO – 103,6 KM
It is 2250 mt
Gran Fondo Il Lombardia uses the official Timer MySDAM with technology based on a “chip”. Each participant will wear a personal chip or a daily chip (it can be rent) in order to appear in the standing. The wrong or missed use of the chip will not make you appear in the standing and your time won’t be measured.
Yes. The race ends by the 2.30 p.m of 14th October 2018.
The Final times will be available in real time following the links set on the website www.gfilombardia.it. In the same way, you will be able to download the participation certificate.
The Team standings will be available considering the number of the athletes enrolled and published on the website www.gfilombardia.it
The athletes overtaken by the “end of the race” car will continue the race as normal cyclists and they must observe the traffic laws keeping the race number on their back.
In case you can’t continue the race, you can benefit from the Broom wagon service, which will carry you to the finish line with the organization vehicles (buses or vans) at the group tail. Please keep in mind that the service is not a cab and it will carry you to Como only when it will be full.
Yes, it will be at the tail of the group. Please keep in mind that the bicycles of the forfeiting participants will be brought to the technical area (Viale Giancarlo Puecher). It will be possible to collect your bicycle by showing your race number and your ID. It is not guaranteed that the broom wagon will come back at the technical area at the same time of the bicycles.
The organization doesn’t guarantee any services to the participants which will not figure in the standing.
Yes, there are three: Start, along the route, Finish
Yes, there are three: Start, along the route, Finish
Point1: Madonna del Ghisallo 54.0
Point 2: Piano del Tivano 70.5 / 72.8
Point 3: Civiglio (drink point at the end of the race) 101.3 / 103.6
Yes, inside the Race pack together with your race number, you will find a voucher for the Pasta Party at technical area in Viale Giancarlo Puecher. Relatives and friends can benefit from the same service by paying a little duty at the technical area.
Yes, female and male showers inside Stadio Giuseppe Sinigaglia , Viale Giuseppe Sinigaglia 2.
Yes, there is. You will find cars and scooters following the group and the checkpoints. Any private assistance is strongly forbidden. However, it is allowed to make provisions at the feeding points.
Yes, there is. You will find 7 ambulances, 1 medical car and medical scooters. You will find 20 qualified paramedics.
Yes, there is along the route and at the finish line.
- The first ten teams
- The first three male athletes classified
- The first three women classified
- The first athlete classified in the male categories Elite/sport 19/29, Master 1 30/34, Master 2 35/39, Master 3 40/44, Master 4 45/49, Master 5 50/54, Master 6 55/59, Master 7 60/64
- The first athlete classified in the female categories Sport Elite Women 19/29, Master Women 1 30/39, Master Women 2 >oltre 40 anni
Additional awards will be communicated at the race start. The not collected awards will be sent home by post.
A total prize of 4000 euros is addressed to the team ranking. To access the ranking each team must enroll at least 25 athletes.
It doesn’t matter which route will be chosen by the athletes .
The Prizes will be divided in a guaranteed prize, with a minimum of 25 athletes, and a extra bonus if the team reaches an higher number of enrolled athlete.
The total amount of the prizes is to be considered as the gross amount before the taxes.
The prizes are:
|RACE RESULTS FOR TEAMS ACCORDING TO REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS|
|Place||Maximum Prize|| Guaranteed Prize
(25 athletes min.)
|Bonus||Minimum number of athletes to get the bonus|
|1st||1.200 €||650 €||550 €||50|
|2nd||800 €||400 €||400 €||45|
|3rd||700 €||350 €||350 €||40|
|4th||500 €||300 €||200 €||35|
|5th||300 €||200 €||100 €||32|
|6th||250 €||150 €||100 €||30|
|7th||200 €||100 €||100 €||28|
|8th||50 €||50 €||0 €||26|
- The participants can choose freely the most suitable route during the race following the checkpoints
- Gran Fondo il Lombardia is an agonistic/competitive/ sporting event, so the traffic laws are in force.
- The athletes overtaken by the “end race” car have to continue the race as common cyclists keeping the race number on their back.
- It is mandatory for everyone to show clearly the race number on the handlebars
- It is compulsory to wear and well fasten the helmet
- It is absolutely forbidden to throw waste along the route, in order to protect the environment. It is mandatory to throw the waste in the specific baskets at the feeding point or at the finish line. The organization will disqualify those who won’t follow the rules.
You can go by bicycle, following the road signs and observing the traffic laws.