Category: Sport Area: In Val di Fassa On start from 6.30 a.m. - Resort: Canazei - Pordoijoch - Sellajoch Place: along the Dolomites pass roads (Pordoi and Sella) International cycling marathon crossing the Dolomite passes. Maratona dles Dolomites: the large-scale event for touring cyclists
The Maratona dles Dolomites is an international road-bike marathon in the Dolomites. This event is certainly a moment of glee for the 9,000 enthusiastic participants who will ride up and down the passes of Pordoi, Sella, Gardena, Campolongo, Giau and Falzarego, which are regularly featured in the mountain legs of the Giro d’Italia. The departure of the competition, which as usual encourages thoughts on important etic matters, is scheduled at 6.30 a.m. from La Villa. Arrival in Corvara (Alta Badia).
The are several possible itineraries, to be chosen according to one’s own conditions:
Maratona Course, 138 km long with 4,320 metres of altitude gap;
Medium Course, 106 km long with 33,130 metres of altitude gap;
Sellaronda Course, 55 km long with 1,780 metres of altitude gap.
On the occasion of the 34th edition of the Maratona dles Dolomites - Enel, scheduled on Sunday July 4th 2021, will be temporarily closed to all traffic some stretches of road affected by the passing of the race.
The RAI (Italian network) dedicates a long live broadcast to the Maratona dles Dolomites with guests and reports about the involved dolomitic valleys.