The Elban event, which in October will catalyze the worldwide attention of mountain biking, was officially presented by the Tuscany Region.
The 2021 UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships was officially presented with a press conference held at the headquarters of the Tuscany Region in Florence in Piazza Duomo 10, by the President of the Region Dr. Eugenio Giani.
Guests of honor of the conference, the new President of the Italian Cycling Federation Cordiano Dagnoni, Maurizio Melis, President of the Capoliveri Bike Park (company organizing the event), the Mayor of Capoliveri Walter Montagna, representing the GAT (Gestione Associata Turismo dell ' Elba Island), the Councilor for Sport of Capoliveri Dr. Enrico Castellacci and the World Champion Mario Cipollini.
Great enthusiasm expressed by all the institutions towards this event, which promises to be of the highest technical level, but also of tourism promotion.
On the occasion, the media coverage that will involve the event was illustrated, which we recall as the maximum world expression of the MTB Marathon discipline as it is not yet included in the Olympic program.
The highlights with the statements of:
Dr. Eugenio Giani - President of the Tuscany Region
Cordiano Dagnoni - President of the Italian Cycling Federation
Walter Montagna - Mayor of Capoliveri
Maurizio Melis - President of the Capoliveri Bike Park
During the conference, the video, recently made in Capoliveri (LI), was also shown of the reconnaissance of the route that will assign the two prestigious MTB Marathon OPEN M / W World Champion titles on 2 October 2021, by the current World Champion , the Colombian Hector Leonardo Paez Leon.
Cosmomedia video creation
Directed - Stefano Muti
Sound - Donatello Guerra
The organizational machine is already in full swing in organizing all the details. It will be an event of the highest technical level, where the skills of the best marathon runners and cross country specialists will be enhanced, who will compete in a head to head that will decide two world champions of absolute value.