BOULDER, CO USA (November 25, 2009) Ciclosportivo N.A. explains its SuperCorsa™ events to the media, cycling clubs and teams today, says it is ‘putting the road back into racing’. Ciclosportivo N.A. events planned for 2010 include SuperCorsas in Boulder, Steamboat and Vail, Coloardo.
“SuperCorsa™ is the sanctioned race version of our Gran Fondo events,” explains Ciclosportivo N.A. spokeswoman D’Abria Versace. Fashioned after the Italian cycling classic Giro di Lombardia, SuperCorsa™ is a long-distance, single-day bicycle race run over challenging terrain with considerable climbing, or “super courses”.
“With SuperCorsa™ we are putting the road back into racing,” Versace says.
SuperCorsa™ events are sanctioned races by the sport’s governing body and participants are required to be licensed riders of the American Cycling Association and/or USA Cycling. While SuperCorsa™ events are on the American Cycling Association’s 2010 tentative calendar, the company has not made application with any governing body.