FAQ

Where will the cyclists start the race?

At Guglielmo Marconi Square, in Valdobbiadene (Treviso) – Italy, at 8:30 am.

Who can participate?

Italian and foreign card-carrying and non card-carrying athletes of both sexes, aged between 18 and 75, with any kind of bicycle (racing bicycle, touring bicycle, electric bicycle, gravel bike, tandem, mountain bike, recumbent, handbike).

What kind of medical certificate is required?

The only kind of medical certificate accepted to participate in Prosecco Cycling is the medical certificate for competitive sports practice of cycling, pursuant to Art. 4 of Italian Ministerial Decree No. 164/24.04.2013 Certificates issued for other sports are not admitted, even if they are endurance sports, such as triathlon, athletics or similar.

How is the participation of non-card-carrying athletes regulated?

To participate in the race, Italian and foreign non-card-carrying athletes, with no sports society and/or association, and foreign card-carrying cyclists without UCI license, must pay a surcharge of € 10,00 in addition to the registration fee (non-refundable in case of non-participation) for the activation of the multi-risk insurance policy + third-party liability insurance policy available online, provided as for the annual card-carrying athletes, limited to the duration of the event, which ensures the same coverage of the daily card.

How can you register to Prosecco Cycling?

Exclusively online, on the Endu portal, on the official page of Prosecco Cycling, with payment by credit card, satispay, bank transfer, by filling in the appropriate fields requested by the organizer.

Where will the distribution of the race package and technical envelope take place?

The call is set for Friday 25th from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm and Saturday 26th September 2020 from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm at Tenuta Sandi, Via Tesser n.1 in Valdobbiadene, loc. Zecchei. The delivery service of the technical envelope and the race pack is also scheduled on Sunday morning 27th September from 6:00 am to 7:00 am at the cost of € 5,00.

Can you delegate another person for the withdrawal of race package and technical envelope?

Yes, you can. The delegated persons for the withdrawal on behalf of third parties must provide proof of identity to be issued in copy and submit the delegation for the withdrawal on behalf of third parties available online, filled in and signed by the delegating party, as well as the required documentation pursuant to Art. 6, par. 2, points a) and b) of the Regulation.

What are the characteristics of the route?

Unique route: 96,4 Km – difference in level: 1680 m, that develops entirely between the Prosecco Hills of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene.

What kind of timing system will be adopted?

The timing service will be provided by MySDAM with single-use chip technology. Other personal chips are not allowed. The single-use chip including instructions for use will be delivered in the technical envelope, and must be placed on the front wheel or front fork of the bike. No deposit is required for the use of the single-use chip.

How will the results list be set up?

INDIVIDUAL CATEGORY RANKING 
It will be drawn up in alphabetic order based on the sum of the set Real Time timings, exclusively in the four uphill timed stretches provided and marked along the race course. However, it will be possible to visualize also the time spent for each single climbing in addition to the timing of the whole race with category and absolute position, in all cases not worth for the rankings.

Participants with pedal assisted bikes will not be included in the individual category rankings.

TEAM RANKING 
It will award the team composed without distinction of men and women, card-carrying members of the same team, with the highest number of participants (minimum number: 10), which will ride across the finishing line within 30 seconds between the first and the last of its own enrolled members, within the maximum time of 4 hours and 45 minutes from the start.

New 4.10 RANKING
It will award the team composed without distinction of men and women, card-carrying members of the same team, with the highest number of participants (minimum number: 10), which will ride across the finishing line within 30 seconds between the first and the last of its own enrolled members, within the maximum time of 4 hours and 45 minutes from the start.

FUN TEAM RANKING 
It will award the group composed without distinction of men and women and card-carrying with the same team, who will make the best time on the entire race course (98,4 km). The group must be composed of a minimum number of 5 participants, who must pass on arrival within 30 minutes between the first and fifth of their members.

When will the rankings be available and at what time will the awards ceremony take place?

The Individual Category, Team, 4.10 and Fun Team Rankings will be shown by 1:30 pm at Piazza Gugliemo Marconi, where the relative awards ceremonies will subsequently take place. The individual Category ranking shown will also be complete with the race time on the entire race course and the relative category and absolute position; after the awards ceremonies, with the arrival of the last competitor, the ranking will be updated. The complete rankings will also be available online on the Prosecco Cycling website from 5:00 pm.

Who and how can you have access to Trattoria Crai?

Participants with a gift voucher for the “Trattoria CRAI” can enjoy lunch at the Trattoria located at Villa dei Cedri in Via Piva in Valdobbiadene, from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. A gift voucher for Trattoria CRAI will also be provided, the lunch is available from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm in Villa dei Cedri, located in Via Piva, Valdobbiadene. Those who do not have the gift voucher and any accompanying persons, can enjoy the catering service only by paying the amount of € 20,00 per person. Children under 5 years of age, provided they are accompanied by their parents or an adult, can have access to the Trattoria for free; children from 5 years (included) to 10 years old (included) can have access to the Trattoria, provided they are accompanied by their parents or an adult, by paying the reduced amount of € 10,00.

For further information, please consult the Regulation of Prosecco Cycling 2020