L'Eroica was born in 1997 in Gaiole in Chianti, a small village in the province of Siena, where creator Giancarlo Brocci, together with 92 hunters of feelings and emotions - as he called them - started the first edition of a magical cycling event; an event combining challenging routes, magnificent landscapes and unforgettable refreshments in a unique way.
[de]Taste the L’Eroica atmosphere on this simple route that takes about 3 hours and has a 700m altitude difference.
[de]This route is the "gateway" to the myth of L'Eroica. Covering about 4 hours, in addition to the highlights of the leisure route.
[de]A new route that passes through the Crete Senesi has been added to the 23rd edition of L'Eroica, Gaiole in Chianti. The route is challenging but is within reach of many because the length and elevation gain are not excessive.
[de]Medium route - crete senesi
[de]We are touching on the "legend", while still within reach of amateur cyclists, with route times that can stretch beyond 10-12 hours or more.
[de]This is "L’Eroica" at its most authentic. With over 3,700m altitude difference and an average 15-hour ride, many finish after 10pm!
[de]The great L’Eroica adventure is no longer restricted to the first Sunday in October. In fact, the best vintage leisure ride can be enjoyed all year long!
[de]L'Eroica 2018 VIDEO
L'Eroica 2018 from the point of view of Luciano Fortunato Rossi and some other Eroici!