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bicycle festival on Sunday, May 5th (Rome)

09.45 Piazza del Popolo

Dear all! I'll try to rent a bike and organize an event.
As for now I just wanted to share this info with you.

Maybe sb. else wants to create an event. That would be great!

The Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia wishes to inform that the 15th edition of the Bike Festival promoted by Società Sportiva Dilettantistica BiciRoma a.R.L, will take place in Rome on Sunday 5th May Protected content it is an event aimed at promoting cycling and sustainable mobility and at safeguarding the tangible cycling heritage in the city of Rome.

In light of the key mission of this initiative, the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Rome had decided this year to sponsor the event as a partner of Biciroma, by virtue of the fact that great attention is placed upon these issues by of the Kingdom, above all in the framework of Saudi Vision Protected content , specifically, of the "Quality of Life" program within the same.

In this regard, a new sustainable urban development plan was recently launched in the capital Riyadh, which aims at urban "wellbeing", at achieving sustainable urbanization and a healthy lifestyle that meets the objectives of sustainable development of the United Nations, promoting urgent measures against climate change; in the heart of the city a new and emblematic attraction for well-being and health will be the Sports Boulevard, characterized by a Protected content long professional cycle path that will cross the city and the surrounding valleys: the first of its kind in the region.

Hence, HRH Prince Faisal bin Sattam bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Ambassador of the Kingdom in Italy, Malta and San Marino, therefore wishes to invite to take part in this initiative, which intends to convey an effective message of awareness to sustainable mobility and respect for the environment. The color of the cycling parade this year will be green and the slogan of the event is "Riding into the Green", in line with the objectives of Saudi Vision Protected content the Protected content for Sustainable Development of the United Nations.

In this edition, after so many years, the cycle-parade of BiciRoma will also pass by S. Peter’s Cathedral, in addition to the most symbolic and fascinating points of the Capital town of Italy (Castel S. Angelo. Piazza di Spagna, Piazza Navona, Colosseum, etc.) .

We are pleased to refer you to the below links of the section dedicated to the event on the Embassy website, where it will be possible to read how the promotion of cycling in a sustainable city has been, for years, a primary goal for the Kingdom:

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We are confident in your massive participation to this festival of sport, healthy lifestyle and eco-sustainability.

Kindest regards

PS BiciRoma Protected content Itinerary

Piazza del Popolo – Via del corso- Via Tomacelli - Piazza Cavour – Via Cicerone – Via Cola di Rienzo - Piazza Risorgimento – Via Porcari – Piazza Pia- Via della Conciliazione – Via Paolo VI – Galleria Principe Amedo Savoia – Ponte Principe Amedo – Lungotevere de Fiorentini – Lungotevere Marzio – Via Tomacelli Via Condotti – Via del Babuino – Piazza dl Popolo (7.25km) – Via del Corso – Largo Chigi – Via del Corso – Via del Plebiscito – Corso V. Emanuele II – – Corso Rinascimento (inizio)– Piazza Navona – Piazza dele Cinque Lune – Corso rinascimento - Corso V. Emanuele II – Lungotevere degli Altoviti / Tor di Nona – Ponte Umberto I – Via Triboniano – Lungotevere Castello - Lungotevere in Sassia – Ponte Principe Amedeo – Via Acciaioli - Corso V. Emanuele II – Piazza del Gesù – Via d’Aracoeli – Via teatro Marcello – Via del Circo Massimo – Via di San Gregorio – Colosseo – Via Labicana – Via Merulana – Via Gioberti – Via Giolitti – Piazza Esedra – Via Nazionale – Via Iv Novembre – Piazza venezia – Via del Corso – Via del tritone - Via due Macelli Via di Propaganda – Piazza di Spagna – Via Condotti - Piazza del Popolo (24,5 Km)

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