The tour will consist of fun and recreational rides, some challenging terrain, striking vistas and four-star accommodation plus a top-class ride leader. In short, a cycling holiday you’ll never forget!
Verdant Abruzzo and is well known for its national parks, nature reserves… and meandering roads that are perfect for cycling. Off the bike the region offers a lot to see and do, be it exploring shops for local handicrafts, sampling the delicious local cuisine or going for hikes and long pleasurable walks.
Gord Singleton – Champion
Gord began his amateur cycling career in 1974 and just four years later returned home from the Edmonton Commonwealth games with gold and bronze medals. He eventually rose to international stardom, winning Pan American gold medals and becoming the first cyclist to break and hold simultaneously world records in the 200, 500 and 1000 metres. In 1982 he became the first Canadian rider to win a world cycling championship gold medal in the Keirin at the Track Worlds in Liecester, England. In 1987 Singleton received the Order of Canada – read more here.
Visitors stay at Hotel Mara, located on idyllic Lido Riccio’s Bay. Renowned for its hospitality, it features bright, comfortable rooms – all with balconies – and a restaurant with a gorgeous terrace where you can relax and enjoy the phenomenal seaside view.
Dates: September 8-15
Tour Price: $3,000 per person (includes return airfare from Toronto), see website for details.
The Italy trip was very unique for me… Am still pinching myself… was I really there? It was great!
– Peter Zenti, Wisconsin
Visit Canada Cycles Italy here for details!