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GF Il Lombardia 2022: useful info

By 4 October 2022Gran Fondo

RACE NUMBER PICK UP: You can pick up your race number at the CANOTTIERI LARIO, Viale Giancarlo Puecher 6, COMO on Saturday, October 8 from 9.30 a.m. to 7.00 p.m. It will not be possible to collect the race numbers on the race day. it will be possible to delegate the race number pick up (download the form here). To pick up your start number proceed as indicated below. Download here the online model of the Sport Medical Certificate.

DAILY LICENSES: If you did not buy a daily license during the registration process, you can purchase it cash onsite, the cost is 10 euro. Remember to follow the DAILY LICENSES signs.

CHIP: If you are interested in renting a chip, the cost of the rental is 10 euro, out of which 5 euro are returned at the end of the race once the chip is handed back in. Also this cost can be paid only cash.

JERSEY: the size of the Castelli shirt that will be given to each participant is the one indicated during registration.

VILLAGE: the Village will be located in Viale Giancarlo Puecher in COMO on the lakeshore on Saturday, October 8 from 9.30 a.m. to 7.00 p.m. Please note that the Pro race Il Lombardia arrives in Como between 4.30 p.m. and 5.30 p.m.

EMERGENCY NUMBERS: medical emergency number: +39 331 647 9940

START: PIAZZALE CORSO EUROPA, CANTÙ (CO), at 7.30 AM on Sunday, October 9, 2022.

FINISH LINE: Piazza Garibaldi, CANTÙ (CO)

TIME LIMIT: 7 hours – by 02.30 PM of October 9, 2022.

END OF RACE: The vehicle with the sign “FINE GARA CICLISTICA” establishes the end of the road closure. The athletes overtaken by the “end race” car will continue the race as normal cyclists and must observe the traffic laws keeping the race number on their back.

END OF THE EVENT: The vehicle with the sign “FINE MANIFESTAZIONE”, follows the last participant and establishes the closure of the entire event within the maximum of 7 hours, as the race regulations.

REFRESHMENTS

  • at km 36 Colma di Sormano
  • at km 70 Madonna del Ghisallo

CHANGING ROOMS – SHOWERS: from 10 AM changing rooms and showers will be available at the sports center ASD Cantù San Paolo Via Papa Giovanni XXIII, 3, 22063 Cantù CO, near Piazzale Corso Europa.

PASTA PARTY: on Sunday, October 9 from 11.30 to 3.30 PM, a Pasta Party is organized for all participants in Piazzale Corso Europa.

BIKE PARK: it will be located at the number pick-up at the CANOTTIERI LARIO, Viale Giancarlo Puecher 6, COMO on Saturday and at the Pasta Party in Piazzale Corso Europa in CANTÙ on Sunday. THE BIKE PARK IS SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY.

WAY BACK TO SHOWERS AND PASTA PARTY: after the finish, we strongly advise to follow the way back indicated from Piazza Garibaldi to the showers and Pasta Party in Piazzale Corso Europa taking street VIA CORBETTA from Piazza Garibaldi, following the signs and the event personnel indication.

BROOM SERVICE: A broom wagon service will be operative at the back of the race. We remind that the bicycles of the riders that are collected will be deposited at the BIKE PARK in Corso Europa as soon as the vehicles return. It will be possible to collect the bicycles based on the race number corresponding to the race number fixed on the bicycle and an ID document.

VIRTUAL RACE PACK: for the first time at Gran Fondo Il Lombardia the Virtual Race Pack. Discover all the offers from the partners of the event by clicking on the following link.

OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHS: PICA (www.getpica.com) is the only agency that is authorized to take and supply pictures of your participation in the Gran Fondo Il Lombardia 2022.

RESPECT: during the race we invite you to RESPECT THE ENVIRONMENT AND PERSONNEL that decided to give up their Sunday to allow you to have an unforgettable experience.

PROGRAMM:

Saturday OCTOBER 8

  • 9.30 AM Race Number pick-up and new registration for Gran Fondo Il Lombardia at CANOTTIERI LARIO, Viale Giancarlo Puecher 6, Como with BIKE PARK and opening of VILLAGE in Viale Giancarlo Puecher, Como
  • 7.00 PM VILLAGE, BIKE PARK and race number pick-up closing time

Sunday, OCTOBER 9 – RACE DAY

  • 6.30 AM Opening of the starting grids
  • 7.30 AM START 5th Edition ENEL GREEN POWER GRAN FONDO IL LOMBARDIA, Piazzale Corso Europa, Cantù (CO); FINISH Piazza Garibaldi, Cantù (CO)
  • 10.45 AM Award Ceremony Gran Fondo Il Lombardia Piazza Garibaldi, Cantù
  • 11.30 AM Start Pasta Party and opening of BIKE PARK, Piazzale Corso Europa, Cantù
  • 12.30 PM Age Group Category Award Ceremony, Piazzale Corso Europa, Cantù
  • 2.30 PM Official time limit
  • 3.30 PM Pasta Party and Bike Park Closing time

For info: granfondo@rcs.it

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