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49th EDITION – 19th MAY 2019

The Nove Colli (= nine hills) road bike sportive takes place each year on the penultimate Sunday of May. The event starts and finishes in Cesenatico, just up the coast from Riccione.
It is one of Italy's most popular and well-organized Gran Fondos, dating back to 1970. The race now attracts over 12,000 riders from all over Italy and beyond. Here it at the Belvedere, it is the highlight of the cycling year as we usually have over 60 of our guests taking part, creating a unique and exciting atmosphere amongst all our guests and staff.

All our guests have the possibility to join this great event each year. We take care of everything for you including registration, transport to and from the event, private refreshment stop en-route only for our guests and at the finish line we will welcome you back with a great party to celebrate your achievement. You will also receive a free Belvedere gift and a selection of photos from the day to leave you with unforgettable memories to cherish.
The Long route with a total length of 200 Km and 3840 elevation metres takes you across all nine hills (Polenta, Pieve di Rivoschio, Ciola, Barbotto, Monte Tiffi, Perticara, Pugliano, Passo del Grillo and Gorolo).

The Short route with a total length of 130 Km and 1871 elevation metres, goes over four of the nine hills (Polenta, Pieve di Rivoschio, Ciola and Barbotto).

Click on the images below to see the graphs and the route map

Contact us directly for our Nove Colli package and for more information. As we take care of the registration for our guests, please confirm your participation with us by the end of March 2019 to be able to take part.