Giro della Provincia di Grosseto

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Giro della Provincia di Grosseto
Race details
Date Mid-February
Region Province of Grosseto, Italy
English name Tour of the Province of Grosseto
Local name(s) Giro della Provincia di Grosseto
Discipline Road
Competition UCI Europe Tour 2.1
Type Stage Race
Organiser G.S. Emilia
History
First edition 2008 (2008)
Editions 2 (as of 2009)
First winner  Filippo Pozzato (ITA)
Most recent  Daniele Pietropolli (ITA)

Giro della Provincia di Grosseto is a three-day cycling race in the Province of Grosseto, Italy. The stage race was established in 2008 as a 2.1 event on the UCI Europe Tour. In 2008, the second stage had to be annulled following protests by riders of the unsafe nature of the course finale.[1] The inaugural event was won by Italian Filippo Pozzato of the Liquigas team.

Past winners[edit]

Rider Team
2008 Italy Pozzato, FilippoFilippo Pozzato (ITA) Liquigas
2009 Italy Pietropolli, DanieleDaniele Pietropolli (ITA) LPR Brakes–Farnese Vini

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Orbetello stage annulled". 1st Giro della Provincia di Grosseto - 2.1. Cyclingnews.com. 2008-02-16. Retrieved 2008-02-17. 

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