Category Archives: Tour of Japan

Bonifazio ruled the sprint in Tokyo

The magic moments for the terrific young guns of LAMPRE-MERIDA still goes on. After Polanc and Cattaneo, who have been protagonist in Giro d’Italia, it has been Bonifazio’s time to … Continue reading

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Conti and Dodi in the top 20 on Mount Fuji

Unusual stage in an amazing landscape. The 4th stage of Tour of Japan was a 11,4 km race starting from Fuji (800 mt on the sea level) and with arrival … Continue reading

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Bonifazio fights in the rain and he’s tenth

Start under the rain and with an early climb turned the table in the bunch in the 3rd stage of Tour of Japan (Minamishinshu-Minamishinshu, 148 km). LAMPRE-MERIDA’s colors were enlivened by … Continue reading

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Bonifazio is always so fast: he’s 2nd in Mino sprint

The feeling of Niccolò Bonifazio with the Japanese roads was not stopped in the 2nd stage of Tour of Japan. The winner of Criterium of Sakai obtained the 2nd place … Continue reading

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Glory from Asia: Bonifazio wins, Pozzato is 3rd

LAMPRE-MERIDA is living days as protagonist in cycling world, in Asia too. Blue-fuchsia-green colors ruled the first day of Tour of Japan: in the morning, the neo-pro Niccolò Bonifazio won … Continue reading

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Pozzato and young guns face the Oriental challenge

In the schedule of races for May for LAMPRE-MERIDA there will be not only Giro d’Italia, but also Tour of Japan. The Japanese race is an important appointment, especially considering … Continue reading

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LAMPRE-MERIDA in the land of the rising sun

Japan Cup (Sunday 20 October, Utsonomya, 151,3 km) will be for LAMPRE-MERIDA the last appointment of a season that gave blue-fuchsia-green team 64 podium resuls. For the Japanese race, sport … Continue reading

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Tour of Japan, Richeze 2nd in the sprinters battle in Tokyo

Team LAMPRE-MERIDA would have liked to complete its participation in Tour of Japan winning the final stage in Tokyo, but Japanese sprinter Nishitani forced blue-fuchsia-green team to give up its … Continue reading

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Tour of Japan, Favilli 2nd and Viganò king of the mountain

Japanese sorrows for Elia Favilli, who was close to his first victory as pro. In the 5th stage of Tour of Japan (Izu, 146,4 km), the Tuscan cyclist from Team … Continue reading

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Tour of Japan: Favilli 10th on Mount Fuji, Viganò best climber

Charming arrival on Mount Fuji for the 4th stage of Tour of Japan, 11,4 km. Short but intense effort that rewarded the Aussie Dyball, while for LAMPRE-MERIDA, without pure climber, … Continue reading

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Tour of Japan, selective stage: Favilli is 13th

The 3rd stage of Tour of Japan (Minami Shinshu, 148 km) changed the overall classification. The 12 laps of the selective circuit and the high pace of the bunch forced … Continue reading

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Tour of Japan: Richeze 3rd, Palini best young athlete

Richeze missed the victory in the 2nd stage of Tour of Japan (Mino circuit, 160,7 km total lenght) because of the skill of the Korean Park Sung, a top level … Continue reading

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LAMPRE-MERIDA's sprinters: Fer...

There’s a sprinter who can fight against the strongest lead-out trains. There’s a sprinter who doesn’t hesitate to support his team mates. There’s a sprinter whose name is Roberto Ferrari … Continue reading

Manuele Mori signs one more se...

Team LAMPRE-MERIDA signed with Manuele Mori (photo Bettini) the prolongation of his contract: the experience of the Tuscan cyclist will be a value for the team in 2015 season too. … Continue reading

LAMPRE-MERIDA is ready for 201...

The profitable experience in Tour of Hainan has just closed the 2014 season and Team LAMPRE-MERIDA is going to start working in order to prepare the 2015 counting on the … Continue reading