Chasing Cancellara - Follonica (Tuscany)

On the road again like the professionals!

Training Week with Fabian Cancellara and Participation in “Chasing Cancellara” 

Experience a unique training week with sport icon Fabian Cancellara and on completion of the week pit your strength against the champion! Can you beat him?

During a very varied racing-bike week boost your endurance, get tips and tricks from the pros on various topics such as training methods, nutrition and so on, and listen to the inside-stories of a top-class athlete’s life. The highlight will be taking part in the Chasing Cancellara competition and racing against the clock in a fastest time trial with Fabian Cancellara. The winner naturally gets a Victor’s certificate!

Forget about workaday routine as you soak up the dreamy Tuscan surroundings and enjoy the ideal infrastructure of the Reka’s Golfo del Sole holiday resort in Follonica. So you don’t have to worry about anything, everything is taken care of and included in the price such as a comfortable outward and return journey by Marti Travel coach as well as your chosen accommodation including half-board, guided tours and professional support by the Holiday on Bike Team, unique meetings with Fabian Cancellara, lunch during the tours, race fees and much more.

The Training Week will again be organized in spring 2019

  • Racing-bike training on guided tours
  • «Meet & Greet» and seminar with Fabian Cancellara on topics such as training methods, nutrition and top-class sport
  • Final race «Chasing Cancellara» with Fabian Cancellara
  • Outward and return journey by Marti Car coach

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Chasing Cancellara - the race

You will pit your strength against Fabian Cancellara on a 75km circuit in the region around Follonica. After the mass start, the circuit will take you through the fabulous Tuscan countryside. Who will be the fastest?  As they surge ahead in an ascent the participants will compete with Fabian Cancellara and try to beat him. On this stretch riders will be timed individually. Then it’s back through the fields to Follonica. The presentation ceremony will be held following the conclusion of the race with the award of the Victor’s certificate and the pasta party.



During your training week in Tuscany you will stay at the Reka’s Golfo del Sole holiday resort, right on the beach at Golfo di Follonica. The hotel complex was extensively renovated and refurbished in 2016 and offers modern accommodation, several restaurants, a large pool and a wide variety of sports possibilities – and above all a professional Thömus Bike-Station with a workshop and a bike rental.
Select the best accommodation for you:
      Holiday flats
These are in 1- or 2-floored terraced houses set in spacious parkland and pine grove, but without a sea view.  All the flats are fully equipped with a small kitchen with glass ceramic hob and a dishwasher, shower/WC, telephone, TV, safe and a furnished balcony. Modern facilities, high-quality furnishing, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi.
      Seaside bungalows
All bungalows are freshly renovated, located in the kilometre-long dunes under the shade of pine trees and have a sea view. The bungalows have a small kitchen with a dishwasher, shower/WC, telephone, TV, safe, warm and cold air-conditioning, free Wi-Fi and a fully equipped, covered patio with sea view.
Singles – accommodation allocated on site
Accommodation for single persons is in a renovated 3-room flat for 4 persons. Distribution of rooms will be organized on site and guests will be informed upon arrival in Golfo del Sole. Distribution will be random and gender-separate.