We are delaying the Ride start to 8:10 am to allow a little more time for riders to get to Check in and to the start on Park Street. Italy Police will be temporarily diverting traffic onto Couch street to provide a safe start for riders, After the start group rolls past 667, the Italy PD will release traffic down 34 to resume any additional parking from South College.
Sat June 18, 2022 8:00am
Italy High School 300 College Street Italy TX 76651
Traditionally, the Italy High School Student organizations provide food offerings as a fundraiser. We're happy to say that this year they will be doing so again!!! Please consider supporting the students that work hard to make the Tour d' Italia a great day!
ROAD CONDITIONS Update
29, 41, 50 mile routes
64 mile route -
Note: No Onsite Registration!!!
There will be NO ONSITE PAPER REGISTRATION!!
We will ONLY be doing check-in at both early pickup and on the day of the ride. Again, there will be no onsite payment or registration on the day of the ride. We will leave our registration site open through the ride start, so you can register using your mobile device at https://www.active.com/italy-tx/cycling/tour-d-italia-2021 even on the morning of the ride. Please ensure that you've received your confirmation QR Code before coming in for check-in, where you'll receive your bib number and t-shirt.
This year, we'll be creating two Strava Challenge segments!!! Look for the feather signs along the route and give it all ya got!!!! These are for bragging rights only. Remember its not a race, but that doesn't mean we can't have some friendly competition :) Also remember that safety is paramount. Respect other riders and play your part in being responsible and making his a fun addition.
2021 Extra! - Activities at City of Italy Pavillion
The City of Italy is planning some activities at the Pavilion (about 4 blocks from the High school). Be sure to go over and check it out!!! At the Pavilion, they will have a city wide garage sale and invite different local businesses that serve Italy. The Masons will be offering BBQ to purchase, take a pound home for dinner!
ONSITE PACKET PICKUP:
You can register online through the morning of the ride and pickup your packet at pre-registration in the rotunda building at the high school in Italy. Packets will be available after 5:00 pm on Friday June 17th, or 6am - 7:45 am on Saturday. Paper registration will be NOT BE available onsite. You MUST register and pay online in advance of checking in Please note that Electronic registration will remain open on the day of the event for $40, allowing you to check in as a pre-registered rider!
In order to streamline the packet pickup process, Please bring a copy of the QR code (square pattern thing) that was sent in your confirmation email. You can also display the message on your smart phone. Doing so will help move the packet pickup process along much more quickly!
After the ride you can enjoy free snow cones, a cold drink, and a hot shower at Italy High School. Camping is available at the high school, and in the air conditioned gym.
EARLY PACKET PICKUP
Richardson Bike Mart
Sat June 11 , 2022 2:00-6:00pm
1451 W. Campbell Rd.Richardson, TX 75080
Mon June 13, 2022 5:00-7:00pm
223 FM1382 #127
Cedar Hill, TX 75104
Trek Bikes South
Wed, June 15, 2022 4:30pm to close
5739 SW Green Oaks Boulevard
Arlington, TX 76017