April 23, 2018
New important appointment for Androni Giocattoli Sidermec that until next Friday will be engaged in the Tour of the Alps . In Trentino, the fourth round of the Ciclismo Cup, it will be a tough and demanding race with a very high level of participation, starting with the nine World Tour teams present.
To give an account of the sensations and expectations in view of the Tour of the Alps at home Androni Giocattoli Sidermec is team manager Gianni Savio: "This is a very important event for which we believe we are prepared properly with the training period in in Sierra Nevada at the beginning of April ». Savio continues, which at the former Giro del Trentino in the past has always figured well with its riders: "It will be very important for us to do well. We will try to consolidate the leadership in the Cup Cycling classification. The team, which will obviously present many climbers, is determined and concentrated in the right place. We will do everything to better honor the race ».
Five stages in the program with the conclusion in Innsbruck, in a fraction that will also partially touch the track of the next world championship. Hard route and therefore a team devoted to the climb. The Androni Giocattoli Sidermec in Trentino, starting from Arco on Monday and already the highlight of Pampeago on Tuesday, will line up Davide Ballerini, Alessandro Bisolti, Marco Frapporti, Francesco Gavazzi, Fausto Masnada and Colombians Ivan Sosa and Rodolfo Torres. Unfortunately, still at the box Mattia Cattaneo, after the fracture of the right clavicle to Coppi and Bartali, has already returned to train regularly for several days. In the flagship with the team manager Gianni Savio there will be the sport directors Giovanni Ellena and Alessandro Spezialetti.
July 10, 2018
Pavarin wins the Durona Bike while at the Sellaronda Hero excellent performance by Bonelli and Dal Grande. Tonoli wins among the Juniores at the Sunset Bike.
HERO Südtirol Dolomites for Efrem Bonelli and Stefano Dal Grande. Good result seen the start list with several important names. Bonelli closes 16th while Dal Grande is 22nd.
At Chiampo (VI), double victory by Bottecchia with Marcello Pavarin and Stefano Dal Grande at the Durana Bike. Pavarin on the first downhill creates a hole and he arrives alone until the arrival.In Brescia, Emanuele Tonoli reaches another category win at the Sunset Bike, finishing in 13th place in the overall standing.
Sellaronda Hero Ranking1. Paez Leon Hector Leonardo (COL) Team Giant Liv – Polimedical 4:28.452. Tronconi Martino (ITA) Bike Innovation Focus Rosti 4:34.333. Huber Urs (SVI) Team Bulls 4:36.05…16. Bonelli Efrem (ITA) Bottecchia Factory team22. Stefano Dal Grande (ITA) Bottecchia Factory team
Durana Bike Ranking1. PAVARIN MARCELLO BOTTECCHIA FACTORY TEAM 01:55:212. DAL GRANDE STEFANO BOTTECCHIA FACTORY TEAM 01:56:173. MEDVEDEV DMITRII TEAM DAMIL – GT TREVISAN 01:56:51