Important appointment in Scansano for the national youth mountain bike. The calendar of the off-road sector of the FCI proposes, on Sunday 9 May, the important appointment of the 1st City of Scansano trophy. The off-road competition obviously speaks of the Olympic specialty of cross country considering that bikers from the Beginners (13/14 years) and Allievi (15/16), Junior (17/18 years) categories will be engaged at the start is valid as proof of circuit of the Centro Italia Youth Grand Prix and test of the Italian Youth Club Championship.
A presence of about 600 bikers is expected in that of Scansano, for an important day also for the Tuscan territory, and the youth movement in the area.
Scansano is an Italian town of about 4500 inhabitants in the province of Grosseto and is known for having given the name to Morellino di Scansano, a DOCG red wine produced in the area.
Everything is ready for the big event with the national technician Enrico Martello who has prepared a 3200 meter track, which winds its way through the slopes of Mr. Enrico Riva’s Gli Olmi & La Poderina farmhouse restaurant, a structure completely available for organizing the event. . The event is heavily sponsored by the local municipal administration, with the mayor, dr. Francesco Marchi (together with his council) who worked to bring this event to his city. Obviously, all the indications and procedures regarding the safety of all will be put in place, adopting all the covid regulations, imposed by the various competent bodies. A big thank you also goes to all the sponsors who allow the event to be held. From the Cantina Vignaioli del Morellino di Scansano, in the person of the president Benedetto Grechi and the director Sergio Bucci; the local municipal administration, Trasporti Cevolo, Legnami Confaloni.
In the control room the Team Centro Italia cycling school Dario Cioni The floor to Pierangelo Brinchi coordinator of the committee of the Gran Prix Centro Italia Giovanile, vice president of Fci Lazio and president of the organizing company
<< In such a difficult, delicate moment, I was lucky enough to find extraordinary people, from sponsors, from the local municipal administration, volunteers, those who are part of our circuit and my team, who strongly believe in this event. Practicing sports, organizing events, in perfect safety, is synonymous with life and a return to normality. We are talking about young bikers who want to have fun, to discuss, to practice mountain biking. Behind there is a great job - concludes Brinchi - but I am proud and proud to put this national youth day into action >>.
We remember the program for next weekend
SATURDAY 8 MAY
From 14 to 18 free practice course
from 15 to 18 card checks
from 18.15 to 19 technical competition meeting
SUNDAY 9 MAY
FROM 7 TO 8 FREE TRIALS OF THE COURSE
FROM 7 TO 8 CARD CHECK
AT 9 AM JUNIOR MEN’S RACE START; 9.02 DEPARTURE WOMEN JUNIOR (17/18 YEARS)
AT 10.30 am DEPARTURE BEGINNERS (13/14 YEARS)
AT 11.15 PUPILS DEPARTURE (15/16 YEARS)
AT 11.17 DEPARTURE WOMEN BEGINNERS (13/14 YEARS)
AT 12.15 PUPILS DEPARTURE (15/16 YEARS)
CALENDAR GRAND PRIX CENTRO ITALIA YOUTH 2021
3/4/2021 Capoliveri (Li)
18/4/2021 Barbarano Romano (Vt)
24/4/2021 Esanatoglia (Mc)
9/5/2021 Scansano (Gr)
16/5/2021 Barga (Lu)
5/30/2021 Pineto (Te)
20/6/2021 Pratovecchio (Ar)
11/7/2021 San Terenziano (Pg)