Spring Edition of ENDU Virtual Gran Fondo Series Rolls Out
Series of Italian Virtual Gran Fondo'son the Rouvy platform. Next up the Virtual Granfondo Marcialonga Craft on Friday May 1st
Series of Italian Virtual Granfondo start April 26, promoted by ENDU in collaboration with the Organizers of the Granfondo, ROUVY, ITESPA (Italian E-Sport Association) and IESF (International E-Sport Federation)
Live again, from your home, the emotions of a Granfondo. Taste the feeling of the rising up at dawn, the breakfast, your favourite outfit, hurry up to pick up your bib, your gift bag with coupons and products offered by sponsor. Now we are ready, still a little patience and finally we will be entering the starting grids… on smart trainers or rollers!
Series of Italian Virtual Granfondo start April 26, promoted by ENDU in collaboration with the Organizers of the Granfondo, ROUVY, ITESPA (Italian E-Sport Association) and IESF (International E-Sport Federation) with the aims of offering the participants a unique experience. An experience which we hope will keep high the excitement of pedalling together during these months of confinement. The virtual events will be broadcast in live streaming, with Italian commentators but also with English and German commentary, with many important guests and with the possibility to “pedal” side by side with famous champions.
The Series will be officially opened by the Virtual International Granfondo Gavia e Mortirolo on Sunday 26 April 2020. Second one, on Friday 1 May 2020 will be Virtual Granfondo Marcialonga Craft, then Virtual GF Sportful Dolomiti Race on Sunday 3 May 2020 and the closing event will be Virtual Granfondo La Fausto Coppi – Officine Mattio, on Saturday 9 May 2020.
All the events will start at 9.00 in the morning and tracks will be resized for this indoor edition. The registration to the Series ENDU Virtual Granfondo – Spring Edition includes rich virtual gift bags with coupons and discount fee for the next “real” Granfondo. The participation, together with the joy of cutting the finish line, will contribute to make a donation to Italian Protezione Civile, body who is fighting the Covid-19. ENDU will do the donation for each finisher of each Granfondo
The circuit organizer thanks: Granfondo Internazionale Gavia e Mortirolo, Granfondo Marcialonga Craft, Granfondo La Fausto Coppi – Officine Mattio, GF Sportful Dolomiti Race and all the sponsors and partners of the single Granfondo. We thank also ITESPA (Italian E-Sport Association) and IESF (International E-Sport Federation)
Discover the 4 Granfondos and their resized tracks:
The registration can be completed on ENDU website https://www.endu.net/it/events/endu_virtual_granfondo_spring_edition
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