Next November 21st the team will meet for the first time in Asiago at the Hotel Paradiso for the official start of the 2019 season. At the training camp all the Italians of the team, with Marco Canola, one of the leaders in a location very close to his home-roads as it is for the new third title sponsor of the team Faizanè. Among top riders also the new names of the team, among which Moreno Moser stands out.
Alan Marangoni triumphs at the Tour de Okinawa, in the last race as a professional and reaching that goal he had always chased.
After 11 years of great cycling, 2 of which ride with the NIPPO Vini Fantini Europa Ovini team jersey, he ends his career with a victory that is the result of the sacrifice, determination and professionalism that have always distinguished him.
“I believed that certain endings existed only in fairy tales, instead … Without words, only emotions inside my heart.”
The season 2018 of the #OrangeBlue will end this week-end in Japan with the Tour of Okinawa. A race with a special relevance both for Kohei Uchima, in his home race, but most of all for Alan Marangoni, at his last competition as a Pro.
In the day of his birthday Imerio Cima reached the second place and the stage podium going very close to his first success among PROs. The young #OrangeBlue sprinter complete an “Italian” podium together with Benfatto and Guardini.