- 25. Long Distance Final on La Rosina cycling Mecca

PRESS CONFERENCE TOMORROW IN BASSANO. Tomorrow, July 29, Bassano del Grappa municipality and the Organizing Committee MTBO 2011 will present to the media the Long Distance Final, starting August 23 from Marostica and finishing in the main square of Bassano.

GRAND PRIX LA ROSINA - GRAN MORAVIA. The long distance final will pass through "La Rosina", the well-known circular track which belongs to the international cycling history, with the little Cyclist Church called "Chiesetta del Ciclista" visited last year by Cadel Evans. This historical passage will be celebrated with the "Grand Prix La Rosina - Gran Moravia", awarded to the biker who sets the fastest intermediate time.
Gran Moravia is a seasoned hard cheese produced in Czech Republic and stored and packed in Italy according an eco-sustainable chain studied by Brazzale Group. Brazzale group is headquarted in Zanè, Vicenza. During the world championships MTBO 2011 Gran Moravia will be served in the prize giving ceremonies and in the gala dinner.
(Video: the Giro d'Italia on "La Rosina" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mHtmz9snBOY)

3 DAYS OF TUSCANY. Last Italian National competition before MTBO 2011 is taking place in this weekend in Tuscany. Baccaiano and Castelfiorentino are hosting the "3 days of Toscana". Many international o-bikers joined the race: among them, Beat and Christine Schaffner (Svizzera), Bogar Frantisek, Renata Paulickova (Repubblica Ceca), Ruslan Gritsan, Maxim Zhurkin and Svetlana Poverina (Russia).