10 December 2019
IT'S OFFICIAL, WE ARE IN THE WOMEN'S WORLD TOUR!
The UCI published the list of the teams which have received a World Tour license for the period 2020-2023: Alé - BTC Ljubljana will be the one and only team representing Italy in the highest category of road cycling.
The news has been also communicated during the UCI seminary which is taking place in Switzerland, with representers of the UCI, of the Teams and the organizers of Women’s World Tour races.
The Team Manager Fortunato Lacquaniti commented: “It’s an historical day for Italian Cycling and for our team: A one-year-long dream which is finally reality, thanks to the big help by our management, our sponsors, the staff. With Alessia Piccolo, the Alé Team and the new main sponsor BTC Ljubljana with have worked hard to realize something that seemed difficult, almost impossible, but we reached our target with determination. Thanks to who permit us to become a big team!”
THE WOMEN’S WORLD TOUR TEAMS 2020-2023 ARE:
ALE’ BTC LJUBLJANA (Ita)
Canyon/SRAM Racing (Ger)
CCC - Liv (Pol)
FDJ - Nouvelle Aquitaine - Futuroscope (Fra)
Movistar Team Women (Esp)
Team Sunweb (Ger)
Trek - Segafredo (Usa)