BMC Racing Team’s Ballan Wins Giro della Toscana

BMC Racing Team's Alessandro Ballan outsprinted five others Sunday in the streets of Arezzo, Italy, to win the Giro della Toscana. Good Morale For The Giro Ballan forced the final selection on the last of two trips up a climb on the 14-kilometer finishing circuit in the 199 km race. "I was feeling good and we had a very strong team here today," Ballan said after beating Carlos Betancur (Acqua … [Read more...]

For Team BMC Giro della Toscana Final Test Before Giro d’Italia

The BMC Racing Team will field a squad for the Giro della Toscana Sunday that is filled with riders headed for the Giro d'Italia, but who are focused on helping Mauro Santambrogio improve on his runner-up finish at this race last year. Motivated Team Santambrogio was narrowly beaten to the finish line by Daniel Martin a year ago, which has provided him with extra motivation for the … [Read more...]

Daniele Colli Is Back Racing

After overcoming a tumor on his knee, the GEOX-TMC rider is back pedaling in the pack 11 June, 2011 - GEOX-TMC is pleased to announce that Daniele Colli is returning to competition. Last November the rider from Milan (class of 1982) was diagnosed with a tumor to his knee and risked losing the use of his left leg. On Sunday, June 19th, he will be back on the starting line for the Giro della … [Read more...]

Arndt Wins Giro Della Toscana Overall

HTC-Columbia's Judith Arndt has won the Giro della Toscana in Italy on Sunday. Arndt had a problem-free ride on the final stage from Quarrata to Firenze to claim her first overall stage race win since she took the Bira in Spain in June 2009. Second was Russia's Tatiana Antoshina, with HTC-Columbia's Noemi Cantele in third. "I'm pleased I've won, but what's really nice is that HTC-Columbia … [Read more...]

TEUTENBERG STORMS TO SECOND STAGE IN TUSCANY

Campo Bisenzio, 19 September 2008 - A hard-fought bunch sprint on Friday saw Ina-Yoko Teutenberg take her second stage win - and the team’s fourth of a possible five so far - in the Giro della Toscana-Memorial Michela Fanini. The German sprint star outpowered her rivals at the end of a rainsoaked 115.2 kilometre stage starting and finishing in Campo Bisenzio. “It was a very hard and … [Read more...]

ARNDT LEADS IN TOSCANA AND TEUTENBERG TAKES STAGE WIN

Altopascio, Italy, 17 September 2008 - Judith Arndt has taken over as race leader in the Giro della Toscana - Memorial Michela Fanini in Italy on Wednesday whilst Ina-Yoko Teutenberg cruised to a strong lone stage win in the same race. Arndt took the lead on the first sector of Wednesday’s stage, a 57.2 kilometre run from Porcari to Montecarlo won by Marianne Vos of Holland. Then Ina … [Read more...]