March will be a month full of important races for the team. Wednesday 4th of March the first race in Croatia, with the Umag Trophy.
The Bardiani CSF Faizanè team is preparing an intense month of March between Italy and Croatia. In Italy Strade Bianche, GP Industria e Artigianato, Tirreno-Adriatico and Coppi and Bartali. In Croatia Umag Trophy, Porec Trophy and the Istrian Spring Trophy, for a total amount of more than 20 days of races with 8 days of World Tour category race.
The first race will see cyclists in cyclamen jersey racing on the roads of Croatia with the Umag Trophy. Potentially an interesting arrival for the team’s fast wheels, although the second race has a mixed route. An important factor will be the wind that often characterizes the races in this region.
Wednesday 4 March the first competition, Umag Trophy. The team will present itself at the start with a line-up built to seek success, with Marco Benfatto as top sprinter. Already on the podium this season in Argentina. Mirco Maestri will play an important role as team-worker together with the young riders Alessandro Pessot, Umberto Orsini, Filippo Zana and the neo-pro Nicolas Dalla Valle. In the teamcar the Sports Director Alessandro Donati will lead the team in search of the second seasonal success.
UMAG TROPHY – THE LINE-UP.
Marco Benfatto (1988) – Sprinter
Nicolas Dalla Valle (1997) – All-rounder
Umberto Orsini (1994) – Rouleur
Mirco Maestri (1991) – Rouleur
Filippo Zana (1999) – Rouleur
Alessandro Pessot (1995) – Rouleur
Sport Director – Alessandro Donati