NewsTOUR OF ITALY (GIRO) FINALLY IN THE MAINE SQUARE OF GREVE IN CHIANTI - 19/3/2016
TOUR OF ITALY 2016: BETWEEN THE VINEYARDS OF CHIANTI A STOP WATCH BREATHTAKING It will take place Sunday, May 15 individual time trial from Radda in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, to 40.4 km, the magnificent Tuscan area that gives rise to one of the most known and appreciated wines in the world London, September 7, 2015 - It will be a stunning time trial, without a meter of plain, on a path as they say in "eat and drink" between the beautiful hills of the Chianti lands. The Tour of Italy - organized by RCS Sport / La Gazzetta dello Sport program in 6 to 29 May 2016 - the face in his ninth stage, Sunday, May 15. The "Chianti Classico Stage", departing from Radda in Chianti and arrive in Greve in Chianti, was presented today at the Pinarello store in London with Fausto Pinarello, president of the homonymous company producing bicycles for many years of the Tour sponsors, to do the honors and welcome the present. PATH It will be one of the key stages of the Tour in 2016, surely decisive in the selection of "eligible candidates" for the Maglia Rosa shortly before the halfway point. Its main feature is the absence of flat sections, facing a continuous succession of ups and downs in the vineyards of Gallo Nero. The cyclists engaged in an effort of almost 50 minutes will face uphill, even high slope, and came down where it will be necessary to push on the pedals species in the final stage. It starts from Radda in Chianti and touch the key places of the Chianti Classico Consortium as Castellina in Chianti (where you touch the medieval town and is a place that lap), the Madonna di Pietracupa, Sicelle, Panzano in Chianti and finally Greve in Chianti , in which Piazza Matteotti, from the original triangular shape, is placed the arrival of the stopwatch. Chianti Classico STAGE Thanks to the contribution of the Consorzio Chianti Classico DOCG, born in 1716, the stage will unfold in the territory between the provinces of Florence and Siena. The Chianti Classico area includes the municipalities of Castellina in Chianti, Gaiole in Chianti, Greve in Chianti and Radda in Chianti in whole and in part, those of Barberino Val d'Elsa, Castelnuovo Berardenga, Poggibonsi, San Casciano Val di Pesa and San Casciano Val di Pesa.
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