Tempier solid 4th in seasonal debut at Copa Catalana
24 february 2019
Team Bianchi Countervail's Frenchman finished with a 24-second gap from Cooper in Banyoles. Colledani 17th
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Stephane Tempier (Team Bianchi Countervail) grazed podium in his 2019 debut race, Copa Catalana BTT Biking Point opener in Banyoles (Spain) on Sunday, February 24th. Tempier rode Methanol CV RS to 4th in the Hors Categorie race in Parc de la Draga (Spain), with a 24-second gap from winner Anton Cooper. Victor Koretzky and Maxime Marotte rounded out the podium. Tempier's teammate Nadir Colledani finished 17th, three minutes and two seconds behind Cooper.
Twenty-four hours before, Chiara Teocchi had placed 6th in the Women's Elite race won by Annie Last.
Team Bianchi Countervail will come back to action at Andora Bike Race, Internazionali d’Italia Series' round-1 in Andora (Italy) on Saturday, March 2nd.
THE TEAM'S BIKES
The Team Bianchi Countervail is equipped with the following models:
• Methanol CV RS, engineered to be the best XCO and XCM racing machine, without compromises, and enhanced with the innovative and exclusive Bianchi CV System powered by Countervail to eliminate vibrations
• Methanol 29 FS, full-suspension model with a racing geometry
• Zolder Pro disc, latest evolution of the carbon platform designed by Bianchi for cyclocross, combining lightweight and resistance to obtain the best performance