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Cyclocross Worlds, Fontana ends in 29th place
04 february 2018
Taking off from the rear grids, Team Bianchi Countervail’s Elite tried a difficult comeback with Zolder disc on a muddy and demanding course
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Marco Aurelio Fontana (Team Bianchi Countervail) placed 29th with Zolder disc in the CX World Championships’ Elite Men race in Valkenburg (Netherlands) won by Wout Van Aert, on Sunday, February 4th. Fontana’s teammate Chiara Teocchi had finished 19th in the Under 23 Women’s race on Saturday, February 3rd.
“I’m happy I took in this World Championships, with great crowds and on a beautiful course, one that will be difficult to equal in future years. I can’t be happy with the outcome, but it was not easy to do better, starting from the position I did. Now let’s look forward to the big goals of the MTB season” Fontana 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). The Junior Team is equipped with Methanol 29 SX model. Team Bianchi Countervail also ride Zolder disc in the cyclo-cross season.