We’re getting ready for a special 24-hour race, without teams
A year has passed since the forced cancellation of the events organized by Pedale Feltrino: the Sportful Dolomiti Race granfondo, the Mini Gran Fondo for children and the Castelli24h. But the club has no plans to throw in the towel.
Communiqué No. 6 of March 30, 2017
The UCI (International Cycling Union) issued a circular on June 3, 2016, that governs the use of disc brakes on bicycles. The circular states that use is allowed in mountain bike races and trials events and also for events classified as “mass participation (road) event.” Thus, it will be possible to use bikes with disc brakes in noncompetitive events and for granfondos. Disc brakes continue to be prohibited in road races or circuit races on the road or track.
The National Amateur Cycling Sector
Excitement is already building. As of this week, registration is open for the 16th edition of the Castelli24h, the 24-hour bike race scheduled for June 10 and 11 in Feltre. Continue reading