The 2015 edition of Trofeo Delcar will be not only synonymous of competitive spirit. Cross country races scheduled in Montichiari (BS) on 11th and 12th April will be in fact a great excuse for the international off-road world to party and do something good all together.
On Saturday, fans of fat wheels after witnessing the Italian Team Relay Championship, in the magnificent scenery offered by Bonoris Castle will attend the presentation of Team Merida and other events that will culminate in the party wanted by the organizing committee with a tasty buffet and Red Bull deejay set.
Sunday’s show gets underway with the UCI Junior Series and the International XCO HC race that has already a super starting list.
An exceptional godmother will be close to all the champions in the race, from the younger ones to the Elite, during this weekend based on two wheels. Marina Romoli, known former cyclist and now president of Marina Romoli Onlus, will bring in Montichiari the important message promoted by her non-profit organization (www.marinaromolionlus.org) .
The association was founded in 2011, following the road accident that the previous year has upset her life while she was training near Lecco with her road bike, economically helps young riders (under 30 with Italian Cycling Federation license) who are invalidated following a bike accident to face the rehabilitation and the expensive treatment and collects funds to support the medical research to find a cure to spinal injuries. Among its testimonial it counts major athletes, including some of the best cycling champions, like Marco Aurelio Fontana, 2014 Trofeo Delcar winner.
«I’m happy to spend a weekend with friends at an event so important. I’m going to take this opportunity to speak to the large audience about my story and especially about the battle that I’m working with other people to give back to me and all the men and women that are living my same condition an independent life» said Marina. «As I always say if one dreams alone it remains a dream, but when many people dream together it is the beginning of a new reality. Together, with the help of the bikers, we can create a new reality. I’m sure».
The official presentation of Trofeo Delcar will take place at Palazzo Novello (Via Tito Speri, 17, Montichiari) Thursday, April 9th, at 6.30 pm.
For more information on the event please visit: www.montichiarimtb.com