What's Cool In Road Cycling
Giovanni Battaglin​

PEZ Bookshelf: 48 Days

The strange bike racing year that is 2020 has seen some confusing things like races with no spectators and Spring Classics in autumn but the weirdest is the overlapping of two Grand Tours as the Giro's final week coincides with the Vuelta's first. But in 1981 only three days separated the two races and Giovanni Battaglin, in the new book “48 Days,” tells the astonishing story of how he won both.

New Custom Finish for the Portofino Model

Officina Battaglin’s Portofino Premium takes custom CROMOVELATO finishing to a whole new level. Officina Battaglin​, the brand founded and managed by the 1981 Giro-Vuelta winner Giovanni Battaglin​, has launched a new custom finish for the iconic ​Portofino ​model.

Officina Battaglin Launches New Limited-Edition Steel Frameset

Officina Battaglin launches a new limited-edition steel frameset celebrating the return of the Verona Arena in the final stage of the Giro. Officina Battaglin, the brand founded and managed by the 1981 Giro-Vuelta winner Giovanni Battaglin​, has launched a new limited-edition steel frameset, ​Arena 1981​.