THE PROGRAMME FOR THE 7TH EDITION
Anghiari, 19-21 October 2018
L’INTREPIDA is not only a cycle tour on vintage bikes, but a lifestyle and a festival lasting 3 days which involves the whole of the little medieval town of Anghiari, in the province of Arezzo.
From the 19th to the 21th of October you can live the welcome and warmth given to all the tourists friends who come to visit us, you will be immersed in a corner of Tuscany that is still authentic and breath the climate of friendship that makes the entire weekend special…. and when it’s all over you’ll ask yourself when you’ll be able to come back to Anghiari again
The detailed program is being updated and may undergo changes during the next few months. Some events listed below refer to the previous edition.
FRIDAY 19 OCTOBER 2018
from 9:30 pm: Evening at the Theatre
An Evening at the Theatre dedicated to the history of cycling with the name “Aspettando L’Intrepida”.
As always there will be famous guests at this prestigious event organised by the Gs Fratres Dynamis Bike together with the Archivio Diaristico Nazionale of Pieve Santo Stefano, the Libera Università dell’Autobiografia di Anghiari, the Teatro di Anghiari and with the patronage of the Comune di Anghiari.
SATURDAY 20 OCTOBER 2018
Vintage Bike Fair (Exhibitions and stalls) all day in the town centre of Anghiari, Music in Piazza Baldaccio.
Registration from 9.00 am to 7.00 pm
Registration collection from the Pro loco di Anghiari (Corso Matteotti G. 103), your ride packet needs to be collected from the “Ex Mattatoio” – Corso G. Matteotti, 114
14:00 start of the Gastrocycle Ride
A Gastrocycle Ride (any type of bicycle), open to all, with tastings of local produce along the route. The collecting and start points are in Piazza Baldaccio di Anghiari. It is possible to include a visit to tobacco drying sheds and a livestock farm in the area between Mulinello and Santa Fiora – non-cycling partners can also participate in these visits by car or bus.
from 2.30 onwards for all the afternoon
For those not taking part in the Gastrocycle ride:
– guided tours to discover the highlights of our area.
– guided tour of the old town of Anghiari and the Antica Teleria Busatti (traditional fabric weavers).
The guided tour of the old town of Anghiari will be accompanied by Ilaria Lorenzini.
8.00 pm Dinner with the friends of L’Intrepida
For the participants of the 6th Edition.
Tickets can be booked and paid for when the ride packet is collected (until sold out). The dinner will be enlivened by the “Compagnia dei Ricomposti” singers and musicians performing Tuscan songs and rhymes.
SUNDAY 21 OCTOBER 2018 – 7TH EDITION OF L’INTREPIDA
from 07:00 to 08:00 am registration
Registration collection from the Pro loco di Anghiari (Corso Matteotti G. 103),your ride packet needs to be collected from the “Ex Mattatoio” – Corso G. Matteotti, 114
08:45 start time for all participants
all participants start at the same time (classic ride “Classico” 42 km, long ride “Lungo” 85 km and “Intrepido” 120 km) supervised by the Moto Club Il Ferraccio in Piazza Baldaccio Bruni. The participants in the “Intrepido” ride will start at the front.
IMPORTANT – Those participants who are participating in the “Intrepido” ride but who pass km 68 (near Monterchi) after the hour of 14:00 will be diverted onto the 85 km route. Anyone wishing to continue on the “Intrepido” route can do so entirely at their own risk as they will no longer have the assistance of the organisation. The “Intrepido” ride is TOUGH!!
For the non-cyclists who stay in town on the 20th and 21th October
20th october – 9.30 am On the tracks of Intrepida!
An excursion to Parco dei Monti Rognosi to wait for the cycle tour to come through Ponte alla Piera. For those who would like to follow the ride without giving up walking in the countryside there is a short excursion in the Parco dei Monti Rognosi . The walk will include Ponte alla Piera, one of the refreshment stops for the riders, where it will be possible to see the participants going through.
Collecting point: Piazza Baldaccio in Anghiari, from there to the Fabbrica della Natura. For booking and information: Ph. +39 0575787023 – email@example.com
20th october – 10.00 am guided tours
guided tours of the old town of Anghiari and Antica Teleria Busatti, traditional fabric weavers . It is also possible to visit the Museo Taglieschi and the Museo della Battaglia (entrance tickets to be paid at the museums). The explanation of the Anghiari museum is by Dr. Gabriele Mazzi.
All visits leave from Piazza Baldaccio.
OPENNING TIMES FOR THE MUSEUMS
Museo della Battaglia and of Anghiari:
Saturday and Sunday 9:30 – 13:00/14:30 – 18:30
Palazzo Taglieschi – Museo Statale:
Saturday and Sunday 10:00 – 19:00