The new Maglia Rosa was presented in Rome – in the splendid setting of the MAXXI – ‘Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo’ (National Museum of 21st Century Arts). The new Maglia Rosa will be worn by the leader of the general classification of the Giro d’Italia, from 6 to 29 May – starting from Budapest end ending in Verona. Enel will be the ‘Top Sponsor’ of the jersey, which is this year dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the country’s main electricity company and world leader in the renewable energy sector. The Giro d’Italia and Enel partnership dates back to 2016 and will continue until 2024 thanks to a new 3-year partnership with RCS Sport. The 2022 Maglia Rosa has been designed by Castelli and is made with a technical fabric produced by Sitip.
The presentation was attended by Giovanna Melandri, President of the MAXXI Foundation, Urbano Cairo, President and CEO of RCS MediaGroup, Francesco Starace, General Manager and CEO of the Enel Group, and Nicola Lanzetta, Enel’s Director of Italy, Giovanni Malagò, president of the Italian National Olympic Committee (CONI), Vito Cozzoli, President and CEO of Sport e Salute, Paolo Bellino, CEO of RCS Sport, Mauro Vegni, Giro d’Italia Director and Stefano Barigelli, La Gazzetta dello Sport Director.