05 May 2018
BACK TO BELGIUM FOR THE TROFEE MAARTEN WYNANTS
Again in the Flanders after two days of racing in England for the Tour de Yorkshire. Tomorrow the Team Alè - Cipollini will take part in the Trofee Maarten Wynants, new stage of the Lotto Cycling Cup 2018, where the #YellowFluoOrange squad is one of the biggest protagonists.
The Trofee Maarten Wynants is a one-day race of 120 kms, with 12 laps of 10 kms each in Houthalen-Helchteren, in the Belgian Limburg. The six athletes at the start with the Sports Director Gulnara Fatkullina are the three Italians Marta Bastianelli, Soraya Paladin and Anna Trevisi, the Belgian Anisha Vekemans, the Dutch Karlijn Swinkels and the Japanese Mayuko Hagiwara.
“The route suits to us and we are performing so well in Belgium, where we have taken 4 of our nine victories overall this season. Our performance in the last two days in Yorkshire should give us more confidence. We are ready” - declared the Team Manager Fortunato Lacquaniti the day before the race.
The Team Alè - Cipollini celebrates today and wishes to the athlete Romy Kasper a very happy birthday!
LINE-UP TROFEE MAARTEN WYNANTS (6TH MAY 2018):
Marta BASTIANELLI (Italy)
Soraya PALADIN (Italy)
Anna TREVISI (Italy)
Anisha VEKEMANS (Belgium)
Karlijn SWINKELS (Netherlands)
Mayuko HAGIWARA (Japan)
Sports Director: Gulnara FATKULLINA (Russia)