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Bianchi in Valkenburg's legendary roads with Eroica Limburg
29 june 2017
Bianchi will feature with L’Eroica signature model at the Dutch event on June 30th-July 2nd
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Next stop: Netherlands. After June's one-two in Cenicero (Spain) and Bakewell (UK), the vintage cycling lovers get ready to tackle the eighth seasonal fixture of the Eroica series inspired by the famous Italian vintage bike ride L'Eroica. The Eroica Limburg ride on Dutch and Belgian legendary roads is scheduled in Valkenburg (Netherlands) on Saturday, July 1st. Global sponsor of L'Eroica, Bianchi will show its iconic L’Eroica signature classic model at the Celeste booth, as well as its top-end Countervail models.
The second Eroica Limburg will be ridden on three 60, 100 and 160 kilometers routes, departing from Valkenburg. Two out of three routes will also pass through Belgium.
All the participants (about 800-900) will wear a Bianchi celeste bracelet, to prove their status as race entrants. Thanks to the bracelet, the riders will have access to all the services and benefits, including food and drinks on the race day in the Eroica Limburg Festival's area.
Eroica Limburg Festival opening times:
Friday, June 30th: 5.00 pm-11.00 pm
Saturday, July 1st: 12.00 pm-11.00 pm
Sunday, July 2nd: 12.00 pm-9.00 pm
Bianchi-L'Eroica special vintage-inspired bike launched by Bianchi, designed and engineered with Columbus tubing following the criteria of classic steel bikes of the Fifties, l’Eroica is the only bike to have been officially certified by L’Eroica commission as respectful of all the requirements to take part in any Eroica event.