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NIPPO VINI FANTINI EUROPA OVINI: MIGUEL ANGEL REYES IS THE FIRST TRAINEE OF THIS SEASON. AFTER SOME TEST IN LIVIGNO, READY TO RACE IN VUELTA A BURGOS.

The Colombian climber born in 1992 have been doing some athletic test in Livigno with the NIPPO Vini Fantini Europa Ovini team and will be a trainee in the 2018 season. His debut with the #OrangeBlue jersey will take place in Spain in Vuelta Burgos.

Livigno, 3rd of August 2018.

It is official the first trainee of the NIPPO Vini Fantini Europa Ovini team of the 2018 season, the Colombian climber Miguel Angel Reyes. The rider born in 1992 did a very good Vuelta a Colombia in 2017 winning a stage and the Best Climber ranking. In this summer 2018 after doing some athletic test with the team in Livigno, where #OrangeBlue are in training camp, he will debut with the team in Vuelta Burgos in Spain and then probably he will ride also the Tour du Limousin with the NIPPO Vini Fantini Europa Ovini team.
To select the first trainee of this season for the NIPPO Vini Fantini Europa Ovini team has been DS Valerio Tebaldi, that knows very well Colombian cycling also thanks to his previous experiences. These the Sports Directors words about Miguel Angel Reyes: “He is a pure climber. Last season he won the most competitive stage the Vuelta a Colombia in Letras, a big climb for real climbers. It is not super young, but he deserves a chance and we are really interested in testing him in important European competitions such as the Vuelta a Burgos”.

The Colombian rider started is career at 18 years old in the Juniores category. After his exploit in the Vuelta a Colombia of 2017, in the summer of the 2018 he will now have his big opportunity as #OrangeBlue trainee.
PALMARES 2017:

1° – Vuelta a Colombia, Tappa 9 – La Dorada › Alto de Letras

1° – Classifica GPM Vuelta a Colombia

3° – Tappa 4 – Barrancabermeja › Peaje El Picacho