Eroica Germania 2021

Eroica Germania 2021

Eroica Germania 19th - 22nd August 2021

Eroica was an event created by the now-legendary Giancarlo Brocci in 1997, as a means to celebrate the majesty and vintage bikes. On 21 August 2021, Eroica welcomes you to the 4th edition of Eroica Germania, the event takes place in Eltville-Erbach, the heart of the Rheingau region. You can choose from 3 amazing different routes (41km, 80km and 130km) that will take you through vineyards, by castles and into the stunning woods of the Rheingau. From 19 to 22 August 2021, celebrate a 4-day festival with live music and the International Cycling Film festival. Not forgetting the local white wines at the Baron Knyphausen winery.

Eroica Germania Festival Location

Weingut Baron Knyphausen
Draiser Hof – Erbacher Strasse 26
65346 Eltville-Erbach

Registration will close on 14th August 2021 at 18:00 (CET).

Program For Eroica Germania 2021

Thursday, 19th of August

14:00-20:00 Bicycle market 

14:00-20:00 Race pack collection 

20:00 Live band “Puerto Hurraco Sisters“, Ska-Jazz-Reggae 

Friday, 20th of August

From 10:00 all-day bicycle market 

10:00-20:00 Race pack collection 

20:00 International Cycling Film Festival – special show: racing bikes – only for Eroica Germania  

Saturday, 21st of August

07:00-08:00 Start long route – Eltville-Erbach marketplace  

07:30-08:30 Start medium route – Eltville-Erbach marketplace 

08:30-09:30 Start short route – Eltville-Erbach marketplace  

From 10.00 all-day bicycle market 

12:00 Start kids Eroica at the winery Baron Knyphausen 

20:00 DJ Set 

Sunday, 22nd of August

09:30 Breakfast at the winery Baron Knyphausen


What to wear at Eroica Germania?

The official rules state that wool clothing that is in keeping with the style of vintage racing is recommended. This means no lycra or clothes that give you an increased aerodynamic advantage, so enjoy the antiquity and embrace wool! For a full guide, please read How to Dress for Eroica.

Cycling Caps

Eroica Germania Pattern Cycling Cap
Eroica Germania Cycling Cap White

Cycling Jerseys

Cycling Gloves

SVB Crochet Cycling Gloves - White
As low as €19.99
SVB Crochet Cycling Gloves - Black
As low as €19.99

Cycling Shoes

SVB Handmade Premium Cycling Shoes
As low as €229.00
SVB Vuelta Pro Classic Cycling Shoes
As low as €189.00


What to ride at Eroica Germania?

To be accepted into Eroica, bicycles must meet certain criteria, the first and foremost being that bicycles must be made before 1987 and of course be made of steel. For a more detailed analysis of the bicycle criteria please read Bicycles of Eroica.

53 Masi Prestige Classic Road Bicycle 1970s
Special Price €1,999.00 Regular Price €2,499.00
60 Daccordi SLX Classic Road Bike 1980s
56 Bianchi Fulmine Classic Road Bicycle 1954
55 Eddy Merckx Professional Classic Road Bicycle 1980