The beauty of fatigue and the thrill of conquest

L’Eroica and all Eroica Events invite cyclists to rediscover the beauty of fatigue and the thrill of conquest.
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The Eroica staff is proud of all of you
18 Oct 2019
The Eroica staff is proud of all of you
The Tour de France starts from Brussels and the winner is Eddy Merckx, 50 years after having won his first of five Tours. The author of this article is surprised by this constant love or at least pretends to be, considering that the reasons for this feeling are well known.
From breakfast to dinner, the daily meals of a cyclist
1 Oct 2019
From breakfast to dinner, the daily meals of a cyclist
L'Eroica in Gaiole is just a few days away and we all want to get into our best shape to face this traditional challenge and enjoy the "beauty of fatigue and the thrill of conquest" to the full.
Italy, here comes Tannie Poppie!
16 Sep 2019
Italy, here comes Tannie Poppie!
Rosaleen “Poppie” van As still can’t believe she’s on her way to Italy. Her incredible journey started over 9 years ago when she started preparing her now-famous 'roosterbrood' with cheese and jam or butter at a small red roadside stand in Laingsburg.
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EDDY MERCKX PROFESSIONAL 50TH
ANNIVERSARY ROAD BIKE 1980S
€ 5,999.00
€ 5,999.00
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EDDY MERCKX PROFESSIONAL 531
ROAD BIKE 1981S
€ 2799.00
€ 2799.00
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NOVA EROICA AFTER MOVIE
A huge thank you to the incredible event coordinator Franco Rossi, the town of Buonconvento, the volunteers, and to each of the 1,200 or so participants, including all of the children who dove into the spirit of the event and helped make this such a great and unique weekend of great cycling.