TheThe wait is over, two days left until the opening of the 2022 Italian Cycling Festival. One of the most important events for fans of bicycles and e-bikes in particular. The end of the summer date on the Riviera changes location and will no longer be in Rimini, but is moving to the Misano World Circuit.
The new location will provide nearly 50,000 square meters of exhibition space with the largest brands in the sector. For off-road enthusiasts, 30,000 square meters of test yard has been added while 4.2 kilometers of track will be available for those who prefer the road. Entry to the three-day exhibition is free: just sign up for this Link.
Even the little ones will find their own space inside the Misano International CircuitAt the Kids Pumptrack, located within the Bicycle Tourism Expo area, children between the ages of 2 and 12 can experience tests of coordination, balance and technique through the use of balance bikes.
Italian Bicycle Festival It will not only include products and test rounds, but also appointments, conferences and presentations. Shows, activities, and competitions throughout the three days will also take place at the Bike Show Arena, where the Street Trial, BMX Stay Transfer and Bike Flip Show teams will perform at set times: 12:30 and 15:30 Team stays on transfer and bike show from 2pm to 5pm .
FifthFriday, September 9, 3:30 p.m., in the meeting room at Emilia Romagna stands, which took place in the EBT1 and EBT2 area of the Italian Bicycle Festival Village, there will be three “Factory Talks” organized by Apt Servizi Emilia-Romagna. Visit Emilia will present the “Emilia Bike Experience” to the public with speaker Pierangelo Romersi (Destination Manager Emilia), a region that is investing in new cycling projects, communication and regional marketing for its bike product. Followed by a visit to Romania with the talk “Romagna Bike, Ciclovie, Bike Hotels and Events” edited by journalist Andrea Manusia, Project Manager of the Cycling Division of Apt Servizi where we will go specifically to the various ongoing projects in the field of cycling, new itineraries, and specially specialized bike services Growing, permanent “Romania Route” that includes 30 municipalities and 20 ancient villages, Granfondo and more. A third “talk” with the tourist province of Bologna-Modena and Margherita Cavallari will present the Ciclovia del Sole, the beautiful 46-kilometre bike route built on the old railway section between Bologna and Verona on the Eurovelo 7 route. Entry to the meetings is free for all visitors registered for the Festival Italian bikes. Guests of ‘EMCC’ (European Cycling Media Competition), a contextual event at IBF with 50 cycling journalists and bloggers from all over Europe, invited by Apt Servizi and Visit Romagna, will participate as ‘special guests’.
Also present at the event position of “Viaggio Italiano”, The National Tourism Promotion Project aims to discover the beauty of our lands. The exhibition space will be promoted: “Italian villages and landscapes, identity, style, quality of life”; “Slow Tourism: Walking, Food and Wine, Art, Cultural Heritage” and “Active Tourism: Cycling, Boating, Nordic Walking and Outdoor Activities in Summer and Winter”. Topics described in poetic fashion in the portal Viaggio.italia.it, which is the second level domain of the portal www.italia.it operated by ENIT.
sIt will be possible to reach the Misano World Circuit very easily by car through the Cattolica motorway exit: once at the site, visitors will get Large parking spaces are available near the exhibition area. Alternatively, you can reach your destination by train from Riccione and by plane, thanks to national and international connections from Bologna, Milan and Rimini airports.
IBF opens at 9:00 am on Friday 9 September, but for media and operators only, the public will have to wait until 12:00.
For more information: italianbikefestival.net.