Program and Rules

NUOVA SIBILLINI ASD is organizing the 28th Gran Fondo dei Sibillini  "La Cicloturistica" (cycle tourism), “French start modality” (oppure: “PARTENZA ALLA Francese) on Sunday, July 15th, 2018.

Both male and female amateur and tourist cyclists who are regularly enrolled in ACSI, FCI and other promotional sports organizations recognized by CONI can take part in the GF with regular membership cards. Foreign cyclists must provide membership recognized by UCI.

Cyclists from Foreign Federations and owners of UCI recognized cards can take part in GF upon acceptance of the Ethical Statement.

Cyclists over the age of 65 (maximum 75 years of age) can only take part in the short route.

Any kind of bicycle, including E-Bikes and Mountain Bikes, is admitted.

All competitors (tourist cyclists - amateurs) must have KRONO SERVICE CIP and race number.

 

PACKAGE WITHDRAWAL

Packages can be withdrawn on Saturday 14th July 2018 from 2.30pm to 7.30 pm and on Sunday 15th July 2018 up to 30 minutes before departure.

 

DEPARTURE

Sunday, July 15th, 2018 from Caldarola:

• 7.30 am - 9.00 am - French start modality (Oppure: “Partenza alla Francese”, long and short routes

• 8.30 Official departure.

 

ROUTES

GRAN FONDO DEI SIBILLINI develops on the following routes:

• long route: 126 km - altitude difference mt 2141;

• middle route: 110 km - altitude difference mt 1450;

• short route: 90 km - altitude difference mt 1100.

 

GF REGISTRATION:

Registration fees:

  • 20.00 € until December 31st 2017

  • 25.00 until June 30th 2018

  • 30.00 € until July 15th 2018

 

For organizational purposes, participants are required to provide their contact details (phone number is compulsory) or applications cannot be taken into consideration. Please note that for technical reasons, no changes of the data provided (personal data, category, team, year of birth, etc.) are permitted following the start of the event. Contestants are therefore required to check the accuracy of their details when withdrawing race number.

 

Payment:

  1. On-line by credit card through the KronoService site (to ensure the regularity and security of the transaction)

  2. By bank transfer: IBAN CODE: IT-73-B-02008-13403-000103679633 to NEW SIBILLINI ASD.

In this case, please send the signed application form complete with all the required details and the payment receipt to Giustozzi Enzo fax 0733.202341 or e-mail (iscrizioni@granfondodeisibillini.it).

  1. Directly to the Provincial Committee head office ACSI, Via Peranda, 44 - Sforzacosta (MC), open on Wednesdays and Fridays from 9.00pm to 11.00pm.

 

ONE DAY SUBSCRIPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE

 

A voucher for pasta, party-lunch at the discounted price of € 7 is available for spectators of the event.

 

MAXIMUM TIME

The maximum time allowed is 8 hours. The gate for the long path at San Lorenzo al Lago will be closed at 12.00;

 

PRIZES FOR TEAMS

The top 10 groups, selected based on the number of participants will be awarded with a gift pack containing local products.

Many draw-prizes will be awarded

  

SUPPLIES AND REFRESHMENTS

Supply and refreshment points will be set up along the routes. Lunch party + fruit party + sweets + vernaccia on arrival. 
 

MECHANICAL ASSISTANCE

Mechanical assistance is provided.

 

HEALTH CARE

Health care is provided by the ITALIAN RED CROSS - ambulances and medical car.

 

FOLLOWING VEHICLES

Each team with at least 5 participants can have a following car, if authorized by the organization. The application for following car authorization is to be submitted at the registration or information point on 14th/15th July 2018.

 

Drivers of the vehicles are responsible for their own safety and that of other passengers.

Authorized vehicles will be provided with a PASS. At all stages of the route, drivers must comply with the rules set by the organizing team or by the race judges with authorization to travel in the following cars.

A “broom service” will be provided by the organizing team.

 

SHOWERS

Upon arrival showers are available (ladies and gentlemen).

 

COMPULSORY HELMET

Wearing a safety helmet is compulsory, riders who do not wear a helmet will be disqualified.
 

ROAD CODE

As the GRAN FONDO DI SIBILLINI takes place on public roads, all participants are required to keep to the right and follow road safety rules.

ACSI rules will be applied in all other instances which are not contemplated by the road rules. Organizers of the event decline all responsibility for incidents which may occur before, during and after the event.

 

CONTACTS

Giustozzi Maurizio - tel. 366.9356145

Nasuti Sebastiano tel. 320.3481608  
Provincial Committee ACSI tel. and fax 0733.202341 on Wednesdays and Fridays from 9.00 to 11.00
www.granfondodeisibillini.it - e-mail: iscrizioni@granfondodeisibillini.it -info@granfondodeisibillini.it

 

HOW TO GET TO CALDAROLA

From "A 14": exit Civitanova Marche, take the freeway direction Foligno, at Km 46 exit for Caldarola.

From Foligno: after Colfiorito, take the freeway to Civitanova Marche and then the exit for Caldarola (2 km distance).