“A project based on continuity, innovation and excellence in Italian to grow more and more” word ofAlessia Piccolo, President of the #YellowFluo Team that looks totally renovated.
The project Alé Cipollini Galassia, a real women dream team, now more and more Italian, in just four years has achieved important goals and ambitious, continue on the path laid out by continuing to grow with absolute respect for the solid foundation from which it was created and introducing the big news with the aim to further expand our horizons.
To defend the colors #YellowFluo season in 2015 there will be only two “historic” ladies, who have embraced the project since its inception, the sprinter Marta Tagliaferro and the strong Polish rider Malgorzata Jasinska. Confirmed the Italian vice-champion time trial, Elena Berlato, author of a splendid 2014, ends with the World Championships in Ponferrada.
Nine new riders, selected in accordance with a fundamental Best Italian athletes who believe in multi-disciplinary, critical to achieving an important goal as Rio 2016. Beatrice Bartelloni, class of 1993, athlete fast and excellent track racer, Maria Giulia Confalonieri, 21 and former world champion track and Simona Frapporti, winner of two national title at the recent italian championships on the track. An eclectic athlete, strong, both in the road and track. A trio capable of winning a prestigious bronze medal, along with blue fellows (Cecchini, Guderzo and Valsecchi), at the European Championships on the track, in the specialty team pursuit. They are joined byAnnalisa Cucinotta, 28 years old, experienced and mature, to be an important lady for the team.
Completing the Team Dalia Muccioli, 2013 Italian Champion, she is ready for a season of redemption, Arianna Fidanza, born in 1995 He has already won a World Championship in the points race, discipline queen of the track. Flavia Oliveira, Brazilian climber, an athlete will be crucial when the road starts to climb. Algisi Alice, 21 years old, will be an excellent gregarious. Beatrice Rossato, born in 1996, the freshman team, for her goal must be the maturity School, later, will follow a path of growth and experience.
Leading the team in the flagship, a new sportive directeur, Giovanni Fidanza, former professional capable of winning the prestigious cyclamen jersey in his first Tour of Italy, two stages in the Tour de Romandie, one at Tirreno – Adriatico and many other races. “I accepted this challenge very stimulating. I am ready to work in a team of the most prestigious on the international scene“.
Compete and compare worldwide was the end of the first part of the project, which began in 2011 and ended 2014 with his first four years. Now you raise the bar of expectations, conscious of how much we need, in the Italian movement, a team of reference: “We decided to focus primarily on continuity – says a beaming Alessia Piccolo – “because we believe that in four years Team #YellowFluo has given a lot to women’s cycling. But for the next two years, we also strive to novelty, because we want to grow and look up. We tried to set up a team of well-structured, with some profiles of Italian excellence. We are finalizing the training for the year 2015. We wanted to build a unique team and excellent. The goal is Rio 2016”.
The “historic” companies Alé, MCipollini, DMT and Galassia will support the Team again.