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Le Marche encompasses everything one would want from Italy. Incredible countryside from the Sibillini mountains to the glorious coastline, classic landscapes, castellated hilltops towns, culture, art, music, indoor, outdoor and watersports, wonderful wildlife, fun, delicious food and wines, quality fashions and footwear, museums, churches, culture, history – so much to do and see. Experience life to its fullest – experience Le Marche!
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The Sferisterio, Macerata: turning a stadium for a sport in decline into a theatre

The Sferisterio, Macerata: turning a stadium for a sport in decline into a theatre | Le Marche another Italy | Scoop.it

The neoclassic Sferisterio in Macerata, however, is a truly unique open-air stadium. ...It features the typical arched layout of similar structures in antiquity, and was in fact used for matches of what used to be a popular traditional game called “pallone a bracciale”.In 1920, the Sferisterio was renovated with the aim of turning it into a proper venue for opera performances. [...]

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We all know about the Italians' passion for calcio, but in the past, at the end of the nineteenth century, was the sport of the pallone col bracciale the most popular game. This article tells us about the decision in the '20s to turn a stadium designed for this ancient sport but in decline, in a theater. Was it a success?

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Paragliding Emotions: Flight in Le Marche

To live in a different way the landscape of the Marches and have the opportunity of looking down on the variety of the coastline, picturesque villages, the harmonious succession of hills and mountains, you can go to one of several schools of powered flight on territory. Experienced pilots are available for flights in the skies of Le Marche and patents issued by drivers at the end of specific courses.[...]

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Mountain Biking in the Sibillini National Park

Mountain Biking from Ussita up to the Fargno Pass - downhill to the Valle di Panico in the Sibillini National Park.

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Conero Running 2012: a scenic half marathon

Conero Running 2012:  a scenic half marathon | Le Marche another Italy | Scoop.it

Conero Running it is a marathon taking place into a fantastic landscape near Conero Riviera and it starts and finishes on the Numana sea front over a level and impressive route.
The idea for the marathon was born in order to create a sport meeting of national relevance, and moreover an event in the middle of Conero Riviera and of the regional territory, with its indisputable value also for tourism promotion, with all social, cultural and folkloric initiatives related to...


Managing Secretary - Fidal Marche
Ph +39 071-2800013 - Fax +39 071-2814451
sigma@fidalmarche.com
www.conerorunning.it 

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Verdicchio Race 2011 -Adrenaline in Le Marche

Who said Le Marche is a Region for Retired People?

If you start to know better this region you can discover lots of crazy adrenalinic activities such as: freclimbing, bouldering, airirsoft, downhillbike etc.

Here for example the Video of the first edition of the Verdicchio Race, the first IGSA European Championship in Italy! A 3-days event in the middle of Italy in Castelplanio, in the province of Ancona, up the beautiful hills in Le Marche, where the white grapes “Verdicchio” that grow under the sun make the most fruity white wine in the world: the Verdicchio!

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Ciclismo Classico Announces Italy Summer Cycling Tours

Ciclismo Classico Announces Italy Summer Cycling Tours | Le Marche another Italy | Scoop.it

The coast-to-coast "Bike Across Italy" tour passes through four of Italy's most beautiful regions: Le Marche, Umbria, Lazio and Tuscany, each known for its charming hilltop towns, lush landscapes and unique cuisines. Guests cycle along rivers, stop at the spectacular Grotte di Frasassi, Italy's largest known caves, and through Etruscan settlements.

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Sport in Le Marche | Piceno Racing Drivers - Giuseppe Maoloni - Renault Clio Williams

Piceno Racing is an organization of people who share a passion for car racing, a club of sports cars lovers who want to participate and organize sport , cultural and tourist events. Piceno Racing aim to organize car trips and meetings along the roads with the most beautiful landscapes of Le Marche, where food and wine stops are unmissable, all immortalized in photographic and video services. Join Piceno Racing to keep informed, take profit of reduced prices for organized racing track trainings and courses

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Sport in Le Marche | Monte dei Signori a bike excursion among Marche, Lazio and Umbria

Monte dei Signori offers a wonderful scenery for a bike excursion among Marche, Lazio and Umbria.
From its peak, located at 1781m, you can sweep over almost the entire chain of  Laga mountain range, the plain of St. Scholastica and the Reatini Mountains.

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Bicycle paths in the province of Ascoli Piceno

Bicycle paths in the province of Ascoli Piceno | Le Marche another Italy | Scoop.it

Information on cycling routes: map, distance, altitude, slope, type of road, difficulty level and much more.

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