From the organizers of the Race across Italy comes Empire Lands, a 900km self-supported gravel Race across Italy…
Empire Lands was born from the idea of living the contrasts: road & off road, sea and mountains, historic villages and cities, ancient and modern history … through three routes that will make you write a new unforgettable page of your history
We have worked hard on the tracks to offer you the right balance between dirt roads, trails, asphalt and some single track, but always thinking to ride it with a gravel bike, avoiding as much as possible the parts with too high technical difficulties; of course you can also participate in mtb
If you’re ready to step out of your Comfort Zone , looking for a real adventure, all in a unique event… you’re in the right place and all you have to do is choose!
Choose which challenge you want to conqueer :
EMPIRE LANDS LEGEND
900 Km e D+ 13.000 m 70% Off Road
Inspired by the Roman Empire, it is a Gravel bikepacking event, in where you can feel as you’re going to the conquest of Rome and then return to the starting point.
Along this millennial history, you will cross a state, two regions, the Apennines, and after enjoying the coast of trabocchi, visited historic villages immersed in national parks and crossed the ancient Consular roads, on the Via Appia Antica you will immerse yourself in the Rome Millennial where you will conclude a unique adventure in front of the magnificence of St. Peter’s Square.
EMPIRE LANDS EPIC
390 Km e D+ 6.500 m 70% Off Road
it is a route that join Silvi with Rome; the beautiful Silvi Alta , also called Castrum Silvae during the Roman Empire became one of the main strongholds on the Adriatic Sea.
EMPIRE LANDS ROOKIE
166 Km e D+ 3200 m 65% Off Road
It is the ideal adventure for those who want to approach a bikepacking adventure!
The opportunity to share the experience with other participants of the longest routes, the necessary equipment, emotions and stories that are written in this unique world.
What are you waiting for to write yours!