Busy schedule coming up in Italy and France
27 February 2013


Movistar Team starts this weekend a hectic 17 racing days, with the Strade Bianche, the Roma Maxima and Paris-Nice –kicking off on Sunday- before the Tirreno-Adriatico from next Wednesday

After a successful start to their season in Spain, with four victories in the opening month of racing, Movistar Team will try to continue their reach as they take on two weeks of competitions through the roads of Italy and France from this Saturday. Two one-day races -the Strade Bianche, with its picturesque, challenging sterrato sections, and the Roma Maxima (former Giro del Lazio), which includes a brandnew finish in front of the Colosseo- will preceed the eight days in France with the 71st edition of Paris-Nice. Another roster from the telephone squad will be tackling the Tirreno-Adriático from next Wednesday. 

Movistar Team will be presenting the following lineups:

STRADE BIANCHE (Sat. 2): Amador, Cobo, Lastras, Madrazo, Sanz, Teruel, Valverde, Visconti (DS: Chente García Acosta).

ROMA MAXIMA (Sun. 3): Capecchi, Dowsett, Madrazo, Sanz, Teruel, Valverde, Ventoso, Visconti (DS: Chente García Acosta).

PARIS-NICE (Sun. 3-Sun. 10): Costa, Erviti, Gutiérrez, Jesús Herrada, Moreno, Plaza, Quintana, Rojas (DS’s: José Luis Arrieta, José Luis Laguía).

TIRRENO-ADRIÁTICO (Wed. 6-Tue. 12): Amador, Capecchi, Castroviejo, Cobo, Dowsett, Intxausti, Ventoso, Visconti. Reserve: Lastras (DS’s: José Luis Jaimerena, Chente Gª Acosta).