Team Bianchi Countervail's athlete was the best Under 23 rider in the Women's Open race. Fontana 7th, Colledani 8th in the Men’s Elite competition
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Chiara Teocchi (Team Bianchi Countervail) finished fourth in the Internacionales XCO Chelva's Women Open race in Chelva (Spain) on Sunday, March 4th. On a muddy and demanding course, the 21-year-old Italian covered the race in 1:25:51, fighting for a podium spot with her Methanol CV until the penultimate lap. Jolanda Neff clinched the success.
Italian Marco Aurelio Fontana and Nadir Colledani displayed their good shape placing seventh and eighth respectively in the Men Elite race, while Stephane Tempier tackled a hard day because of a flu virus and stomach problems at the race' eve. The Frenchman was forced to withdrawal with two laps to go. “I’m happy with Chiara’s result, she delivered a really solid performance. Marco and Nadir showed a growing shape, whilst Stephane couldn’t do more due hishis physical conditions” Team Manager Massimo Ghirotto commented.
Bianchi supplies the team with two high end carbon models with racing geometry: the revolutionary Methanol CV and Methanol 29.1 FS (full suspension).