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Fontana runner-up in Silvelle's CX Race
03 december 2017
In the Giro d'Italia Cyclocross' round 4 Chiara Teocchi grazed a podium spot in Women Open series, as well as Nadir Colledani among Men
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Team Bianchi Countervail's Marco Aurelio Fontana placed second in Armando, Giorgio & Friends' Men open race, CX classic event held in Silvelle di Trebaseleghe (Italy) on Sunday, December 3rd. The Prorider finished his CX debut race - besides the Fingers Cross he organized in Vernasca - completing nine laps in 56'06", with a 1:52 gap from Gioele Bertolini, preceding the Under 23 Stefano Sala. In his Elite premiere, Nadir Colledani was fourth in 56'30".
"I'm satisfied with my debut, even if I couldn't make my best pace. I'm happy to see the whole team's good work, we are already looking forward the next race. I also appreciated the race organization managed by Mauro Zamprogna, perfect as usual" Fontana commented.
Back to race after the triumph in Womens' Under 23 race at CX Europeans and the deserved rest period, Chiara Teocchi closed fourth in the Women Open series clocking 48'15" preceded by Eva Lechner, Francesca Baroni and Rebecca Gariboldi.
Bianchi supplies the team with two high end carbon MTB 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.