Giro di Lombardia

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Giro di Lombardia
Race details
DateLate September
RegionLombardy, Italy
English nameTour o Lombardy
Local name(s)Giro di Lombardia, Il Lombardia (in Italian)
Nickname(s)La classica delle foglie morte (in Italian)
Race of the Falling Leaves (in Inglis)
DisciplineRoad race
CompetitionUCI Warld Tour
TypeAne-day
OrganiserRCS
History
First edeetion1905 (1905)
Edeetions106 (as o 2012)
First winner Giovanni Gerbi (ITA)
Maist wins Fausto Coppi (ITA)
(5 wins)
Maist recent Vincenzo Nibali (ITA)

The Giro di Lombardia (Scots: Tour o Lombardy) is a cycling race, in Lombardy, Italy. It is the last 'Monument' o the European calendar, an an aa ane o the last events in the UCI Warld Tour, makin it potentially decisive in that competeetion. Its nickname is "the classic o the deid (fawin) leaves" (Italian: la classica delle foglie morte) acause it taks place in the hairst.

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