Gran Premio della Liberazione

Gran Premio della Liberazione is an Italian road bicycle race that has been held annually on 25 April since 1946. It marks the anniversary of the 1945 fall of Benito Mussolini's Italian Social Republic. It is a Single-day race that is rated 1.2 on the UCI Europe Tour.

Gran Premio della Liberazione
Race details
Date25 April
RegionItaly
DisciplineRoad race
CompetitionUCI Europe Tour
TypeSingle-day
History
First edition1946 (1946)
Editions72 (as of 2017)
First winner Gustavo Guglielmetti (ITA)
Most wins Antonio Toniolo (ITA) (2 wins)
Most recent Seid Lizde (ITA)
Women's history
First edition2010 (2010)
Editions6 (as of 2018)
First winner Monia Baccaille (ITA)
Most wins Marta Bastianelli (ITA) (2 wins)
Most recent Letizia Paternoster (ITA)

List of men's race winnersEdit

Year Country Rider Team
1946   Italy Gustavo Guglielmetti
1947   Italy Spartaco Rosati
1948   Italy Bruno Fossa
1949   Italy Arnaldo Benfenati
1950   Italy Donato Piazza
1951   Italy Vincenzo Zucconelli
1952   Italy Renzo Ghirardi
1953   Italy Nazareno Venturini
1954   Italy Cleto Maule
1955   Italy Giancarlo Ceppi
1956   Italy Aurelio Cestari
1957   Italy Salvatore Morucci
1958   Italy Remo Tamagni
1959   Italy Romeo Venturelli
1960   France René Bianchi
1961   Italy Teodoro Cerbella
1962   Italy Antonio Toniolo
1963   Italy Antonio Toniolo
1964   Italy Carlo Storai
1965   Italy Ferruccio Manza
1966   Czechoslovakia Jaroslav Kvapil
1967   Italy Carlo Galazzi
1968   Italy Attilio Rota
1969   Italy Pietro Mingardi
1970   Czechoslovakia Rudolf Labus
1971   Italy Giuseppe Milioli
1972   Soviet Union Yuri Osincew
1973   Soviet Union Ivan Trifonov
1974   Yugoslavia Cvitko Bilic
1975   Italy Palmiro Masciarelli
1976   Great Britain William Nickson
1977   Great Britain Bob Downs
1978   Denmark Henning Jørgensen
1979   Italy Walter Delle Case
1980   Italy Marco Cattaneo
1981   Soviet Union Ivan Mitchenko
1982   Poland Andrej Serediuk
1983   Italy Claudio Golinelli
1984   Spain Jorge Domínguez
1985   Italy Gianni Bugno
1986   Netherlands Mark van Orsouw
1987   Soviet Union Dimitri Konyshev
1988   Germany Bernd Gröne
1989   Poland Joachim Halupczok
1990   Germany Uwe Winter
1991   Italy Andrea Solagna
1992   United States Vassili Davidenko
1993   Italy Alessandro Bertolini
1994   Denmark Alex Petersen
1995   Italy Paolo Valoti
1996   Italy Davide Casarotto
1997   Italy Cristiano Citton
1998   Italy Roberto Savoldi
1999   Italy Marco Zanotti
2000   Italy Lorenzo Bernucci Vellutex
2001   Italy Alberto Loddo Zoccorinese-Vellutex
2002   Italy Andrea Sanvido Team Parolin-Radio Birikina
2003   Italy Devid Garbelli Bergamasca 1902
2004   Italy Daniele Colli Zalf Desirée Fior
2005   Australia Christopher Sutton Australia national team
2006   Australia Matthew Goss SouthAustralia.com-AIS
2007   Italy Manuele Boaro Zalf Desirée Fior
2008   Italy Andrea Grendene Filmop Sorelle Ramonda Bottoli
2009   Italy Sacha Modolo Zalf Desirée Fior
2010   Slovenia Jan Tratnik Slovenia national team
2011   Italy Matteo Trentin Team Brilla-Pasta Montegrappa
2012   Italy Enrico Barbin U.C. Trevigiani–Dynamon–Bottoli
2013   Belarus Ilia Koshevoy Big Hunter Seanese
2014   Russia Evgeny Shalunov Lokosphinx
2015   Argentina Lucas Gaday Unieuro–Wilier
2016   Italy Vincenzo Albanese Hopplà-Petroli Firenze
2017   Italy Seid Lizde Team Colpack

List of women's race winnersEdit

Year Country Rider Team
2010   Italy Monia Baccaille Team Valdarno Umbria
2011   Italy Giorgia Bronzini Forno d'’Asolo Colavita
2012   Italy Noemi Cantele Be Pink
2016   Italy Marta Bastianelli Alé–Cipollini
2017   Italy Marta Bastianelli Alé–Cipollini
2018   Italy Letizia Paternoster Astana

ReferencesEdit