GRANFONDO DEGLI SQUALI 2019
Cattolica is already geared up to host a new Challenge: on the 10th, 11th and 12th of May 2019 we’ll be welcoming seasoned cyclists to the 5th edition of the Granfondo degli Squali, an addictive, long-distance bike race that grows exponentially every year.
The Hotel Ines, partner and sponsor of the race, is just a short ride from the starting line at the Cattolica Aquarium, which is also where the event’s closing festivities will be held.
There are two routes to choose from: the short route that is 80 km (vertical drop 1250 m) and the long route that is 145 km (vertical drop 2400 m). Both of these routes cross the beautiful landscape of Romagna and the Marches and meet at the finish line in Gabicce Monte. There you’ll be rewarded with a typical dish of Rustida di Pesce (lightly breaded, grilled bluefish), piadina (a delicious local flatbread), and a lovely glass of Sangiovese.
These are the services included in our "GRANFONDO DEGLI SQUALI 2019 OFFER", in full or half board of your choice:
- welcome drink
- accommodations in one of our modern and wellcoming rooms with all conforts
- an energy-maximizing breakfast (from 6:00 a.m. on race day)
- buffet lunch and dinner, a buffet with refreshments available until 4:00 p.m.
- water, local wine, and soft drinks available with meals
- safe bicycle storage area, bike washing facilities and a small workshop
- possibility to keep your bike in your room
- special laundry service for your high-tech clothing
- on the day of your departure, your room will be available until 6:00 p.m.
- bananas and water available
- private parking adjacent to the hotel
- Wi-Fi available throughout the hotel
- access to the hotel pool and the use of a beach towel
- registration and race number available for 29.00 euro
- for stays of 3 nights or longer, the registration and race number are our gift to you!
- -50% discount on entrance tickets for 4 people in one of the main Parks (Aquarium, Oltremare, Acquafan,...)
Get ready for the challenge now and contact us right away, the offer is only valid for a limited number of rooms.