FAQ

We try to answer some of the questions we are asked most frequently.
For any other questions, do not hesitate to contact us!

HOW DO I ENTER?

You must register at granfondodelgallonero.it by midnight of September 14th 2022

Who can register?

  • Members of FCI and sports promotions bodies affiliated with the FCI for 2022.
  • Members of associations not recognised by the FCI who – at the moment of registration – hold a Bike Card, their own association’s membership card, and a medical certificate to practise competitive cycling, valid for the date of the event, as stated in the terms shown on the FCI website (www.federciclismo.it). These documents must be submitted by the cyclist when registering on the winningtime.it website, which can be accessed using your username and password in the personal area, in the ‘team data’ [dati squadra] section.

  • Foreign amateur cyclists whose membership with their UCI-recognized national cycling federation is in order for the 2022 season and who are in possession of an E-health certificate for participation in competitive cycling events, valid on the day of the event. An English form of the certificate is available for download on www.granfondodelgallonero.it in the ‘registration’ section.

Participants must bring their membership card or a copy of it on the day of the event, in case of inspection by the Federation judges.

  • Non-members of associations with a medical certificate of fitness for participation in competitive cycling events. They must obtain a one-day FCI membership for €15 (to be paid upon registration), for third party liability insurance during the event

Covid-19:

At the moment there are no special provisions on the matter. The applicable rules existing at the time will be adopted on the day of the event. Updates will follow.

Is my 2021 medical certificate valid for the 2022 edition?

Once issued, a medical certificate has a one-year validity. This means all riders must hold a medical certificate that is still valid on the day of the event, September 18th 2022.

Do you have to be a member of an association to take part in the race?

No, if you are not a member of an association you can just present a medical certificate for competitive sports, and your one-day FCI membership card to guarantee third-party insurance cover.

WHAT ARE THE TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE RACE?

How many routes are there?
Two. One is 81 km long; the other, 133 Km. Click here for the routes.

Will there be refreshment points?
Yes, four. Two for the Gran Fondo, and two for the 81-km route. Click here for the routes.

Is the chip compulsory?
The Winning Time chip is compulsory. If necessary it can be rented at a cost of €5 when picking up the race pack.

GALLO NERO VILLAGE – SERVICIES AND FACILITIES

Updates will follow

WHO WINS A PRIZE?

Prize-giving
The awarding of prizes for the first three men and women to finish will take place near the finish area immediately after the race. Updates will follow.
Prizes not collected will not be sent by post.

Who wins a prize?
Prizes are awarded to the first three to finish in the following categories:

MEN’S CATEGORIES
JMT (17-18)
ELMT (19-29)
MASTER 1 (30-34)
MASTER 2 (35-39)
MASTER 3 (40-44)
MASTER 4 (45-49)
MASTER 5 (50-54)
MASTER 6 (55-59)
MASTER 7 (60-64)
MASTER 8 (over 64)


WOMEN’S CATEGORIES
JWS (17-18)
ELWS (19-29)
MASTER W 1 (30-39)
MASTER W 2 (over 40)