Tadej Pojjakar also wants to win in Varese

Sarah The format of the Tre Valli Varesine World Tour Which will take place next Tuesday 4 October, starting from Busto Arsizio and arriving via Saco, in front of the Estense Palace. On the sidelines of the exhibition The official presentation of the three races From the Lombardy region tripartite, held this morning in Milan (Thursday, September 22) Alfredo Penda Cycling Association make known a part of 25 riders and teams registered To our home classics.

They will be fine 16 teams belong to the farthest arena The world of bicycles located in Varese, Out of a total of 18: Practically only Quick Step-Alpha Vinyl and Bahrein Victorious would not compete for the victory that went last year in its 100th edition to the “Red Pooja”, Alessandro de Marchi.

I Most relevant name Among those registered so far is from Tadej Pojjakar Who ranked third in 2021: Two-time winner of the Tour de FranceAnd in second place this year after Vingegaard, He will lead the Emirates, which promises to be very strong With us Alessandro Covey, With rising star Ayuso and crew including Almeida, Soler, Formula and Majka.

Tre Valli 2022 will also be an opportunity for They welcomed two giant heroes In the modern era , Vincenzo Nibali and Alejandro Valverde who will retire at the end of the season. Nibali won Varese in 2015, fanning the crowd who only expected to see the captain delastana In front of everyone: the Sicilian lives and trains in Lugano and again at the head of the Kazakh team, which will also be attended by Fabio Velin. Spanish from Moviestar, World Champion in 2018, he has won more than 130 races in a career and will try to make his mark in a classic he knows well.

Antonio Rossi, Atello Fontana, Renzo Oldani

Antonio Rossi, Attilio Fontana and Renzo Oldani in the Lombardy trio

Other big names are announced EF Easypost e Ineos GrenadiersThe team that wears the pink jersey focuses on Alberto petul (One of Italy’s points in the World Cup Sunday 25) and on Esteban Chavez, Already the “king” of Lombardy and a potential hero on this road; He chose the British squadron Tao instead geogegan heartfamous for winning the Giro d’Italia in 2020. Even the ‘Australians of Varese’ team BikeExchange Michael caliber spearhead deployed Matthews While there is Giulio among the Italians Will be with the Trek Segafredo The eternal Domenico Bozovivo With the wonderful Belgian national team Intermarchy and Ante Joubert.

The other notable captains are the Russians Vlasov (Bura), French David gaudo (Groupama-FDJ) Dutch Robert sank (Jumbo-Visma) While there is no shortage of teams focusing on Italian riders among their ranks as champion champion of brands (Israel, with Jacob bird song), Vendrame (Ag2r-Lemon) Q Konka (Loto Soudal).

keep an eye on professional teams Starting with the Alpecin-Deceunink of Oldani and Sbaragli, the Arkea-Samsic of Warren Barguil (these two squads will go on the World Tour next year), Pierre Latour’s TotalEnergies and the Italians with Eolo-Kometa, directed by Ivan Basso Who would rely on their best man in one-day races, that is Vincenzo Albanese. Lorenzo Fortunato, winner of the Zoncolan race in the Giro in 2021, was also on the starting line. If the drone hopper Androni had not yet revealed his plans, Bardiani-CSF had already assigned the role of captain to Enrico Battaglin; We’ll see if there’s also room for Filippo Zanna’s tri-color shirt.


The Tre Valli for men It will start at the Textile Museum in Busto Arsizio noon and will end in Via Sacco in Varese Between 16.30 and 17. After leaving Busto after covering the initial loop, the race will head north on District Route 20, then pass through places such as Fagnano Olona, ​​Cairate, Lonate Ceppino, Carnago and Caronno Varesino until reaching Morazone. From here you will descend towards Gazzada Schianno, Buggiate and Capolago and then enter Varese from Bobbiate. So there are eight laps in the circuit inside the Varese that he has in Montello “Climax” While the last two rounds, as has already happened in recent years, will touch the towns Calculate Del Pesci, Morosolo, and Casciago before returning to Garden City.

Participating teams

a trip around the world: Ag2r-Citroen (Fra); Astana (Kaz); bora hansgrohe (gear); Cofidis (spa); EF-Easypost (USA); Groupama-FDJ (from); Ineos-Grenadiers (Gbr); Ante Joubert Intermarket (BL); Israel-Premier Tech (Isr); Lotto Southern (Bell); Movistar (spa); BikeExchange-Jayco (Australia); DSM Team (Ola); jumbo visma (wave); Trek-Segafredo (USA); Emirates Team Emirates (UAE).
professional: Alpsin – deconinic (Bell); Bardiani CSF Pheasant (Ita); Bengal Bowles (Bill); Rural Fund-Insurance Sga (Spa); Drone Hopper Androni (now); Comet Iolo (Eta); Kern Pharma (spa); Arkia Samsik (fr); Total power (from).

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