Romandie next challenge for Blues
24 April 2012


Swiss race to start tomorrow into a mixture of mountains and time trials where the telephone squad will seek for a good result

Movistar Team continue with their busy schedule as they take part in the 66th Tour de Romandie from Tuesday, the UCI World Tour event being raced until Sunday 29. The Swiss race will have six stages, including a 3-kilometer prologue in Lausanne and a hard closing ITT of 16k around Crans-Montana, with mid-mountain stages in between as the finishes in Charmey -5km uphill on Friday 27- and Sion -three Cat. 1 climbs on Saturday 28- sort out the overall classification. For this race, Yvon Ledanois and José Luis Arrieta will direct an 8-man roster composed by Juanjo Cobo, Rui Costa, Vasil Kiryienka, Ángel Madrazo, Jonathan Castroviejo, Vladimir Karpets, Rubén Plaza and Branislau Samoilau.