The beauty of fatigue and the thrill of conquest

We like to think that the bicycle was invented so that we could enjoy the beauty that surrounds us more fully.

Friday 28 May

17.00 EROICA MONTALCINO opens

17.00-19.00 Complesso Sant’Agostino: collection of race envelopes

17.00-20.00 Piazza del Popolo: collection of race packs

17.00 EROICA MARKET opens (closes 20.00)

18.00 Teatro degli Astrusi: meeting with “Ciclo Club Eroica” members

20.00 Switching on of jersey lanterns


Saturday 29 May

9.00-19.00 Complesso Sant’Agostino: collection of race envelopes

9.00-20.00 Piazza del Popolo: collection of race packs

9.00-20.00 EROICA MARKET

10.00-19.00 Eroica Festival: music, meetings, presentations at Teatro degli Astrusi and on the streets and squares of Montalcino

17.30 Piazza del Popolo: “Vintage Whiskers” competition

20.00 EROICA DISH promoted by the Restaurants of Montalcino


Sunday 30 May

6.00-9.30 Complesso Sant’Agostino: collection of race envelopes

7.00-20.00 Piazza del Popolo: collection of race packs

9.00-20.00 EROICA MARKET

Eroica Montalcino Start

7.30-8.00 Piazza del Popolo

Start Long EROICO route 153 km

8.00-8.30 Piazza del Popolo

Start Medium VAL D’ORCIA route 96 km

9.00-9.30 Piazza del Popolo

Start Medium CRETE SENESI route 70 km

Start Short BRUNELLO route 46 km and EROICA leisure ride 27 km


WAITING FOR THE FINISHERS

From 10:00 Music & Words in Piazza del Popolo until the last rider finishes

…… also, from Friday to Sunday:

EROICA workshop in Piazza Garibaldi;

EROICA IN THE WORLD, REGISTER OF VINTAGE BIKES, TERRA EROICA at Complesso Sant’Agostino;

CICLO CLUB EROICA in Teatro degli Astrusi

... in the streets and squares of the historical centre EROICA MONTALCINO JERSEY LANTERNS and SHOP WINDOW COMPETITION “Eroica in Pink”, managed by Confcommercio