The NIPPO Vini Fantini Faizanè was ready for a double race. Last news is that the Tour of Croatia has been deleted so the team will be involved only in Tour of The Alps starting from Monday 22nd in Trentino.
7 #Orangeblue riders are ready to compete in Trentino for the Tour of The Alps from Monday 22nd of April. Other 6 riders where supposed to ride the Tour of Croatia, unfortunately deleted.
The Tour of The Alps is goin to be very hard as usual even because many riders and competitors are ready to test their condition looking forward to the Giro d’Italia. To lead the team on the team cars Mario Manzoni and Takehiro Mizutani, that have selected a line-up ready to compete both i mixed and climb arrivals. Marco Canola, Moreno Moser and Nicola Bagioli will be the riders for the mixed roads, while Ivan Santaromita, Alejandro Osorio and Ruben Acosta will be the leaders for climb stages. Damiano Cima will be the supporting riders for his teammates.
The full line-up:
Marco Canola, Ivan Santaromita, Nicola Bagioli, Moreno Moser, Alejandro Osorio, Ruben Acosta, Damiano Cima.
SPORTS DIRECTOR DECLARATION:
Mario Manzoni: “Our riders just finished an important period of altitude trainings, we would like to aim to win at one stage here in Trentino to present ourselves at the Giro d’Italia with more determinations. As always, it will be a very demanding Tour, with Marco Canola for the intermediate stages, as well as Nicola Bagioli and Moreno Moser. Alejandro Osorio and Ivan Santaromita will be our leaders in the toughest stages, while Damiano Cima is an important supporting rider for his teammates.”
The race will be broadcasted by Raisport from the 2.00 pm every day to guarantee full coverage of the most important part of each stage.