Monday, 04 September 2017

The “Eroica” bike thirty years on

A frame the shape of a pentagon, two wheels, the front giving direction and the back moved by a chainset. Handlebars like upside-down horns and a comfortable saddle to sit on.
Thursday, 03 August 2017

75 year old, Vittorio Zanoboni hasn't missed one

The story of Vittorio Zanoboni, 75 years old from Tavarnuzze, ex-restaurateur by profession and cyclist by passion, begins with an anecdote. “In 1997, a dear friend, Giancarlo Brocci.....
Friday, 21 July 2017

Heroic applause for Fabio Aru

Let's talk about this new type of cycling, in which there are no big differences, in which the descents, the wind and mechanical problems can make a bigger difference than big mountains.
Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Eroica Caffè awaits you at Brolio

When you enter the Agribar - Eroica Caffè di Brolio you are sent back to the past. If you close your eyes, the memories will come to mind. We used to go to the local “club” when we were kids.
Monday, 03 April 2017

​Hinault the Great, then and now

A few days ago in Cervia, I had the privilege of interviewing Bernard Hinault. He is certainly one of the Big Five, as they say in Africa when referring to the animal kingdom.
Wednesday, 01 March 2017

Heroic yesterday, heroic today, “Eroica” my way

I became “heroic” one afternoon in 1985. Well actually, I already was “heroic” but the bicycle that my father bought me had undergone several transformations and I never really considered it a racing bike ...