The Gran Fondo Giro d'Italia Five Boro brings together the production value of the Giro dItalia with America's largest cycling event to produce an Italian experience that participants will never forget! This new VIP option provides a fun Italian style environment allowing riders to challenge themselves with a timing chip, not for competition, but simply for the fun of timing your climb up the Verrazano Narrows Bridge before reaching the Tour Finish Festival. Participants will receive a special certificate with their time. Gran Fondo Giro dItalia Five Boro riders will celebrate their accomplishments with a taste of La Dolce Vita! This includes a priority start at the front of the Tour, an exclusive, limited edition Made in Italy bike jersey, breakfast, and a gourmet Italian Pasta Party at the finish line!