The annual Montegrappa Trophy will again be running over the Easter weekend, 20-24 March 2008, in the Bassano area of Northern Italy.
This popular, well organised event is seen by many as the start of the competition season. It is a FAI Category 2 event as well as being an Italian Open National Championships.
Entries can be made online at http://www.vololiberomontegrappa.it/
For accommodation, various places are offering deals for the duration of the event:
The Miramonti hotel is offering a B&B deal for participants, with prices per room per night ranging from €50 for a single, to €90 for a room for 4.
Hotel San Giacomo are offering half board at the following rates for bookings made before 29th February:
>From March 19 to March 24 (5 nights) Euro 265,00 HB per person
>From March 21 to March 24 (3 nights) Euro 160,00 HB per person
>From March 22 to March 24 (2 nights) Euro 115,00 HB per person
In double room, kids up to 6 years old stay for free
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