Giro d'Italia legacy sees Gran Fondo planned for Northern Ireland

The Gran Fondo Giro d'Italia Northern Ireland will see a mass-participation ride take place in Northern Ireland in June 2015

The Giro climbs towards Stormont House on stage one of the 2014 Giro d'Italia. Photo: Graham Watson

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As part of the legacy of the 2014 Giro d’Italia Grande Partenza, Northern Ireland will hold its own Gran Fondo Italia in June next year.

The Gran Fondo Giro d'Italia Northern Ireland will be a mass-participation, long distance ride taking place on June 21, 2015 and will likely take in a number of the sights of the Big Start in May.

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