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Verona couple to wed on wheels

Bike ceremony at Juliet's House

14 September, 16:12
Verona couple to wed on wheels (ANSA) – Verona, September 14 – A Verona couple is to tie the knot on Saturday in a special ceremony in which the bride and groom and guests will be on two wheels. Verona mayor Flavio Tosi will perform the ceremony beneath the famous balcony in the House of Juliet in what will be the first bicycle wedding in Italy. Television showgirl Fiammetta Cicogna, Olympic mountain bike champion Paola Pezzo and retired sprinter Mario Cipollini will all be at the ceremony.

The group will then cycle to Verona's exhibition centre for Eica 2012, the 70th edition of the international bicycle show which opens in the Veneto city tomorrow.

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