The Gran Fondo Strade Bianche by Trek took place today with 5000 participants racing alongside Fabian Cancellara and his former team, Trek – Segafredo, together with many other champions including Paolo Bettini, Johann Museuuw, Ivan Basso, Andrea Tafi, Alessandro Ballan, and Alessandra Cappellotto, accompanied by RCS Sport Managing Director, Paolo Bellino, with the Mayor of Siena, Bruno Valentini and the Head of Sport, Leonardo Tafani.
The men’s race was won by Roberto Cesaro in 3h48’10”, while Simona Parente claimed the title in the women’s category in 4h07’56”.
THE SPORTIVE RACES ORGANISED BY RCS SPORT / RCS ACTIVE TEAM CONTINUE…
After the great success of today’s Gran Fondo Strade Bianche, RCS Sport / RCS Active Team are pleased to announce the next races:
- Sunday 28 May Giro d’Italia Team Time Trial: a Team Time Trial on the very same course raced by the pros of the Giro d’Italia last stage
- Sunday 23 July Gran Fondo Sestriere Colle delle Finestre
- Sunday 8 October Gran Fondo Il Lombardia (special discount for a month to all the riders who participated at the Gran Fondo Strade Bianche)
Registrations will be open next week on www.gfstradebianche.it.