The beauty of fatigue and the thrill of conquest


Wednesday 28 SEPTEMBER - Castelnuovo Berardenga, Piazza Marconi

17.00 - 18.30 Cycle of games for children Heroic

  • "Safe by bike: games of skill, gymkane and road education" event for non-members to promote cycling and road safety

18.30 - 20.00 Conference "Bicycle, sustainable development, well-being and safety"

  • Institutional greetings
  • Presentation of the Terra Eroica Project: “Tourism, Territory and Sustainable Development cycle
  • Repower presentation: "Sustainability between business leverage and territorial marketing"
  • Presentation of the Earth and Health Project "Local foods for a better sport performance"
  • Presentation of the road safety initiative - Testimonial Marco Scarponi representing the Michele Scarponi Foundation. On this occasion, Mayor Fabrizio Nepi will deliver the Bulletta d'Oro to Marco Scarponi in memory of his brother Michele, the unforgettable cycling champion

20.00 - 20.15 Award Ceremony of Bulletta d'Oro

20.30 Dinner at the Club of Castelnuovo Berardenga Philharmonic (for info and reservations: Remo Maggi +39 349 8359452)

Friday 30th SEPTEMBER - Gaiole in Chinati

10:00 Terrace Auditorium Ex Cantine Ricasoli - Presentation of Terra Eroica: Cycle tourism, Territory and Sustainable Development

11:00 Auditorium Ex Cantine Ricasoli - Press Conference

  • Marco Ballestracci and Gino Cervi tell the story of Black Boy Fly. The irresistible rise of Major Taylor
  • Welcome to L’Eroica XXV with Giancarlo Brocci and Franco Rossi

16.00 Casa Eroica - ELEGANCE Competition and awards ceremony

17.00 Casa Eroica - BEARD & MUSTACHE Competition and awards ceremony

18:00 Church of Gaiole - BICYCLES BLESSING

21:00 Casa Eroica - EROICA DINNER and Live Music

Saturday 1st OCTOBER

16:30  Auditorium Ex Cantine Ricasoli - EROICA meets BEPPE SARONNI

Sunday 2nd OCTOBER

10.00 Piazza Ricasoli - Accompanied by the Fanfara dei Bersaglieri, MINI EROICA DEPARTURE (Registration in Piazza Ricasoli, starting from 9:00)