Chase the Sun Italia 2017

Saturday, 22nd June 2024

italia

Cycle through Tuscany hills and vineyards on a ‘most romantic long-distance ride’

Note that to participate in Chase the Sun ITALIA, all riders will be required to present a MEDICAL CERTIFICATE >> Download it here. Also, If you do not hold a UCI member or British Cycling Licence (Bronze minimum) you will require an Italian Cycling Federation daily licence (for an additional fee).

Please note that all ITALIA event registrations are arranged through our partner organiser and suppliers, refer to their respective terms and conditions for payment, cancellations and refunds, these are different to our CTS standard terms, which do not apply to ITALIA ride bookings.

Solo Standard Entry

Single Rider – Full distance

Ride the full 275+km adventure coast to coast across Italy – the most romantic Chase the Sun!

PriceS FROM

€195

*plus admin fee

Includes:

  • GPX track and rider passport
  • Breakfast, snacks, hot pasta lunch en route.
  • Celebration dinner at the finish line
  • Baggage transfer service during the ride
  • Unique ‘Sunchaser’ finishers T-Shirt
  • Ride nutrition partner products

Book via TURBOLENTO :

All-In Package (1 rider)

3-night break with Hotels, meals and Ride entry

Book via our UK partner, airport transfers included, with options for Bike transfer from the UK.

PRICES FROM

£825

*plus admin fee

Includes Solo Ride Entry plus:

  • 3 Nights Half Board, Inc. evening meals
  • 3* star Hotels at Start/Finish HQ locations
  • Airport Transfers from/to Milan (Thurs/Sun)
  • Celebration dinner at the finish line
  • Baggage transfer service during the ride
  • Travel dates (min): 20/6/2024 > 23/6/2024

Book via EUROPEAN CYCLING EVENTS :

Relay Mixed Team Entry

3 Riders – nom. 180km per rider

Share the miles in your mixed male/female group, riding in Relay for the ultimate Team challenge!

PriceS FROM (for 3 RIDERS)

€480

*plus admin fee

As per Standard Ride Entry plus:

  • 3 Rider entry, riding 2-3 x 60-90 km segments
  • 2 cycling / 1 driving – alternate at pitstops
  • Self-support with your own vehicle
  • Own logistics/travel to/from the start
  • 3x ride snacks, lunch and finish dinners included

Book via TURBOLENTO :

All-In Package (1 rider)

3-night break with Hotels, meals and Ride entry

Book via our Italian partner, optional extended Italy bike tour holidays are available.

prices from

€950

*plus admin fee

Includes Solo Ride Entry plus:

  • 3 Nights Half Board, inc evening meals
  • 3* star Hotels at Start/Finish HQ locations
  • Optional Pinarello / Tommasini road bike hire
  • Baggage & transfer service to/from Milan
  • Option to upgrade extra stay in Luxury farm villa

Book via GODO.IT :

REFUND / CANCELLATION TERMS: Please note all ITALIA registrations are arranged through our partner organiser and suppliers, refer to their respective terms and conditions for payment, cancellations and refunds, these are different to our CTS standard terms, which do not apply to ITALIA ride bookings.

04:35

Sunrise Start

21:30

sunset Finish

3300m

Elevation

282

KILOMETERS

The Route

Ride across Italy in a day. Depart from Pantani’s hometown of Cesenatico on the Adriatic sea, to reach the Tirrenia coast, east to west, from sunshine to sunset. The most romantic long distance cycling challenge, climbing mountains, through vineyards and vistas, 280+ kilometers and 3300m elevation. Magnifico!

Route MAP for Italia Chase the Sun
Final detailed route maps and timing schedules will be released to all registered riders via a download link in the spring—for now, the route overview graphic provides the vital statistics.
409202 Emilia Romagna
Route Start

Cesenatico, Emilia Romagna (Adriatic coast)
04:35 Sunrise on the historic harbour front.

Start your journey viewing sunrise over the Adriatic coast in a beautiful harbour town, a place of unique Italian cultural heritage as the birthplace of iconic cyclist Marco Pantani, close to the apennine foothills.

Tirrenia Beach
Route Finish

Tirrenia Beachfront, Tuscany (Tirrenian coast)
21:30 Sunset at Hotel restaurant beach.

Savour a well-earned dip in the Mediterranean waters at sunset on the beach at the ride finish upon the coast near to Pisa. An evening of celebration food, drinks and rider’s stories awaits.

BICYCLE transPORT FROM UK

Transport your bike from London UK to/from Italia ride to/from start & finish locations.

We have partnered with European Cycle Events to offer premium overground bike delivery transport service to and from the ITALIA ride start/finish locations. UK drop-off/collection is south London, from where our van and dedicated bike transport trailer will ensure your bike travels safely and securely for you to the event location.

Available separate to packages and entries, for more details, and to book:

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