Sport

Giro dell’Emilia 2020

The Giro dell’Emilia is in its 103rd edition: it usually closes the cycling season, but this year, due to the COVID-19 pandemic which postponed the classic multiple stage bicycle race for a few months it took place on a sunny and hot day in August.

Strike

#FreePatrick

More than five thousand people have marched in the centre of Bologna to ask for the release of Patrick Zaky, the student of egyptian writing to the master in gender studies at the Alma Mater of Bologna and imprisoned in Egypt on charges of inciting the protests and terrorism.

Strike

Fridays for Future 2019

Una selezione delle tre manifestazioni di “Fridays for Future” che si sono svolte a Bologna nel corso del 2019

Sport

Giro d’Italia 2019 – First Stage

The “Giro D’italia 2019” starts from Bologna. The bikers face a short Individual time trial technically challenging: the first 6 km are mostly flat, while the last 2 km, which coincide with the climb to the Sanctuary of San Luca, is extremely steep; the double bend of the “Orfanelle” (the name derives from the presence of an orphanage closed in the 90s) in addition to being the most scenic, is the one with the greater slope (16%)