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Cimolai and Ferrari for the second round in London

Cimolai and Ferrari for the second round in London

After having debutted in Manchester, Davide Cimolai and Roberto Ferrari will return to Great Britain on December 2nd for participating in the second round of the Revolution Champions League.

The event will begin on Friday at 7 pm on the track of the Lee Valley Velopark in London and it will continue on Saturday afternoon and evening.
LAMPRE-MERIDA duo will be supported by the sports director Marzano and by the mechanic Romanò.

Cimolai and Ferrari (photo Revolution Series), after having set the harmony in the first round, will try to improve their ranking: they’re 12th in the race standing.

More info about the Revolution Champions League on the official website and on the website of Velon.
Tickets are still available here.

Posted in Revolution Cycling Champions League

The jerseys of the cycling heroes for Regala un Sogno

The jerseys of the cycling heroes for Regala un Sogno

All the cycling enthusiasts are invited to an appointment with the charity.
Once again, the on-line auction “Regala un Sogno” will give the opportunity to obtain the original jerseys and memrabilia of the cycling champions.

Thanks to the committment of Enrico Pengo, mechanic from LAMPRE-MERIDA, and the support of the municipality of Camisano Vicentino, the 5th edition of the charity will try to collect the funds for the development of the group home “Casa Famiglia Dopo di Noi”, which is managed by the no-profit organisation “Proviamo Insieme per l’Handicap”.
LAMPRE-MERIDA support the initiative.

The auction will be open from December the 3rd to December the 19th on the website www.regalaunsogno.org. In the website there are also all the info about the initiative.

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Photogallery from Manchester

Photogallery from Manchester

The Manchester round of the Revolution Champions League obtained a positive outcome from the fans and LAMPRE-MERIDA offer to their supporters a photogallery with the best images of the blue-fuchsia-green riders.

In the section of the website www.teamlampremerida.com you’ll find the images (photo Revolution Series and Team Lampre-Merida) of Davide Cimolai and Roberto Ferrari (in photo – Revolution Series).

The blue-fuchsia-green duo will take part in the London round which is scheduled on Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd December.
Tickets are available here.

Posted in Revolution Cycling Champions League

Team obtained by UCI an extension of the deadline

Referring to the announcement by UCI concerning the awards of World Tour licences for 2017 season, the Team informs that it had previously requested and obtained by UCI an extensions of the deadline for completing the documents of the registration dossier as World Tour Team.

The management of the team considered the extension of the deadline necessary for supplying in the most complete way all the documents which were necessary to set up a dossier which perfectly fulfill the standard required by UCI.

The team will give further updates about the situation to reporters and fans.

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Cimolai and Ferrari are going to debut on Manchester track

Cimolai and Ferrari are going to debut on Manchester track

Davide Cimolai and Roberto Ferrari are going to land in England where they’ll participate in the Manchester Round of the track cycling event of Revolution Cycling Champions League.

This evening, Friday 25th November, the LAMPRE-MERIDA’s duo will pedal on the British track starting with the points race.
The event will continue on Saturday 26th November in an afternoon session and in an evening session.

Davide Cimolai will wear the race number 31, Roberto Ferrari the 32 one.

“The National Cycling Center in Manchester is already sold out, I can imagine which will be the feelings in riding on the track being surrounded by so many fans”, Cimolai said.

Roberto Ferrari is enthusiasm too: “This will be for sure an exciting event, which will give a great exposure to our sport“.

The evening session will be broadcasted live on Eurosport 2 from 18,30 GMT.

More info on the event’s website and on Velon’s website.

Posted in Revolution Cycling Champions League

Cimolai and Ferrari will wear Sfera helmet in the Revolution Champions League

Cimolai and Ferrari will wear Sfera helmet in the Revolution Champions League

The highly aerodynamic helmet from Suomy will be with Davide Cimolai and Roberto Ferrari at the two rounds of the track cycling of Revolution Cycling Champions League.

The blue-fucsia-green duo will wear the model Sfera, which had already given satisfaction to Cimolai during the road season: he won the 6th stage of the Volta Ciclista a Catalunya (Sant Joan Despì-Vilanova i la Geltru, photo Bettini), wearing the Sfera helmet.

Cimolai and Ferrari will participate in the Revolution Cycling Champions League in Manchester (25-26 November) and London (2-3- December).
Ticket still available at www.cyclingrevolution.com.

More info about Sfera and the other models from Suomy in the company website (here).

Posted in Revolution Cycling Champions League

On track in Manchester the duo Cimolai-Ferrari

On track in Manchester the duo Cimolai-Ferrari

Manchester, United Kingdom, Friday the 25th and Saturday the 26th November: LAMPRE-MERIDA too will be among the protagonists of the exciting cycling event on track Revolution Cycling Champions League.

At the National Cycling Center, Davide Cimolai and Roberto Ferrari will wear the blue-fuchsia-green colors competing with other 11 couples (6 from other World Tour teams) events: fast lap, elimination, points race, madison time trial, scratch.

More details about the event in the official website.

The participation of World Tour teams in the Revolution Cycling Champions League is made possible by an agreement with Velon.

I participated in many track races when I was younger – Davide Cimolai pointed out - I achieved good results, included Italian championships and the European Under 23 championship title 2011 in the scratch.
I’m happy I’ll come back racing on track: I’ll be an opponent of Viviani, with whom I won the Italian championship in the madison“.

Ferrari explained: “I really wanted to dedicate winter trainings to track, I feel it is an interesting way to train my speed.
Revolution Cycling Champions League will give me a good opportunity to fully enjoy the exciting atmosphere of the track cycling”.

A second round of the Revolution Cycling Champions League is scheduled on 2-3 December in London (Lee Valley Velo Park).

Ticket still available at www.cyclingrevolution.com

Posted in Revolution Cycling Champions League

Conti underwent surgery in Rome, recovery in 45 days

Conti underwent surgery in Rome, recovery in 45 days

The surgery which underwent on Thursday Valerio Conti (photo Bettini) , who was suffering for a broken wrist after a crash while training, was successful.

In the Casa di Cura Villa Benedetta in Rome, Professor Francesco Fanfani, one of the best specialist surgeon for the orthopedy of the hand, performed the surgery using a low-invasive technic.

The recovery is expected in 45 days.

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The technical staff, the medical staff and the trainings and evaluations branch

The technical staff, the medical staff and the trainings and evaluations branch

During the team meeting in Darfo Boario Terme, the cyclists who’ll be members of the roster of TJ Sport in 2017 has met the members of the technical staff, of the medical staff and of the structure in charge of the training and the evalutation of the performances.

No new entries in the group of the sports directors, which will in continuity with the past years.
The medical staff will be supervised by a well-know professional who had worked in the cycling world for years, who’s Dr Roberto Corsetti (in photo, during a meeting with the cyclists), and he’ll be supported by Dr Antonio Angelucci, by Dr Michele De Grandi and Dr Pietro Ronchi.
Dr Roberto Corsetti will also coordinate the staff in charge of the training programs and the evaluation of the performances, whose members will be Samuel Marangoni and Giacomo Notari, who’ll receive the support from Marco Marzano.
The organisation fullfill the requests by UCI.

Sports directors: Orlando Maini, Marco Marzano, Simone Pedrazzini, Daniele Righi, Mario Scirea, Bruno Vicino.

Medical staff: Dottor Roberto Corsetti (responsabile sanitario e della struttura della preparazione), Dottor Antonio Angelucci, Dottor Michele De Grandi, Dottor Pietro Ronchi.

Training and performances evaluation: Dottor Roberto Corsetti, Samuel Marangoni, Giacomo Notari, assistenza di Marco Marzano.

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Three-year partnership with the British race

Three-year partnership with the British race

Prudential RideLondon and Velon have announced a ground-breaking three-year partnership for the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic, the world’s richest one-day men’s race, which becomes part of the UCI WorldTour from 2017.

The partnership between the world’s greatest festival of cycling and Velon guarantees the participation of some of the biggest teams in pro cycling and their best riders for the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic.

The agreement further establishes the race – based on the iconic London 2012 Olympics road race route – as one of the top attractions for teams, fans and media.

Starting in 2017, the Velon teams are committed to supporting and racing the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic for three years.

Velon will also provide the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic with live and delayed on-bike video footage and Velon’s pioneering live rider telemetry technology will bring further exciting innovations for the fans to enjoy.

Velon and the race organisers aim to bring the fans inside the race as extensively as possible to showcase the very best of pro cycling. The adoption of Velon’s technology system, including on-bike footage and live rider data, will add new clarity, depths and insights to the race coverage for the fans – following both live and delayed coverage via TV, online at Velon.cc and on the Velon app.

The organisers will also extend invitations to welcome all of the 2017 WorldTour teams in addition to those from Velon to the race, which is televised live in the UK by the BBC and broadcast to 152 countries worldwide.

This new deal that builds on the successes of the 2016 race’s partnership, which saw Velon enable live rider data telemetry for the BBC’s TV broadcast coverage.

It’s such an impressive race, its appeal is great thanks to the characteristics of the course and thanks to the passion of the fans – Sacha Modolo (photo Bettini), 2nd in the 2013 edition of the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic, said - I’m sure that the race in London will be a great sports show, which will be deeply enjoyed by everyone“.

Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic Roll of Honour

  • 2016  Tom Boonen, Etixx – Quick-Step
  • 2015 Jean-Pierre Drucker, BMC Racing Team
  • 2014 Adam Blythe, NFTO Procycling team
  • 2013 Arnaud Demare, FDJ.fr

About Velon

Velon is a collective of pro cycling teams working towards engaging more fans into the sport of cycling by developing partnerships to make the riders and races both accessible and more exciting.

Velon have created a number of platforms to bring fans to the heart of the action and, with the help of the teams, have opened a door into the their world – be it behind the scenes or in the middle of a sprint finish – so that fans have never been closer. Velon actively works with race organisers to create an open and fair system to give the sport room to grow.

About Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic

Prudential RideLondon is the world’s greatest festival of cycling with more than 100,000 riders participating in 2016. The 2017 event takes place over the weekend of 28-30 July. Find out more at www.prudentialriderondon.co.uk.

Prudential RideLondon was developed by the Mayor of London, Transport for London and London & Partners in partnership with Surrey County Council and is sponsored by Prudential. The event is managed by the London & Surrey Cycling Partnership.

Prudential RideLondon has won a total of 11 major awards to date:

  • European Sport Tourism Event of the Year (2014)
  • London Cycling Awards Event of the Year (2014)
  • BT Sport Industry Awards: Participation Event of the Year (2013 and 2014)
  • UK Event Awards: Large Event of the Year (2013) and Sports Event of the Year (2013 and 2014)
  • 2013 Cyclosport Industry Award, given for an outstanding contribution to the cycling industry
  • Most Innovative Cycling Event and Favourite British Cyclo-Sportive in the Cycling Weekly readers’ annual poll
  • UK Cycling Event of the Year in the Total Women’s Cycling readers’ awards

Visit prudentialridelondon.co.uk for more information

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