Tomorrow, 14.03.2013 (Thursday) CCC Polsat Polkowice team will start the Italian, one-day Grand Prix Nobili Rubinetterie (Cat. 1.1). This is the sixth start of the team in the cycling season 2013.
Yesterday, seven cyclists of CCC Polsat Polkowice flew to Italy where they will take part in the race for the Grand Prix classic Nobili Rubinetterie, Papa Carlo Coppa, Coppa Citta di Stresa (UCI Cat, 1.1). Team sports director, Piotr Wadecki called up for this race the team composed: Tomasz Kiendyś, Adrian Honkisz, Paweł Charucki, Nikolay Mihaylov, Piotr Gawronski, Josef Cerny and Lukasz Owsian. In the race can start eight-person teams, Davide Rebellin who will be the eight cyclist, joins the team in Italy.
Race GP Nobili will be carried out the 16th time and the route runs great routes in the region of Piedmont, Novara province. Cyclists will start in the small village of Suno where Nobili Rubinetterie has got its factory, it is a manufacturer of sanitary fittings and also the sponsor the race. After driving 187.5 km riders will finish on the finish line located in the town of Stresa on Lake Lago Maggiore.
The route of this year’s race is not the most demanding. Route is mostly flat with few, very short hills. Only at the end of the race there is a little more difficult up-hill on the slope Massino, that will be conquered twice by the cyclists. Then, further route is flat along the lake to the finish in the Sresa.
According to the organizers, at the start of the race will be 19 teams in the eight-persons configurations and among them seven World Tour teams (Astana, Euskatel, FDJ, Katusha, Movistar, RadioShack and Saxo Tinkoff Leopard). There will also be cycling celebrities. In the race will start Alberto Contador, Vincenzo Nibali, Fabian Cancellara, Andy Schleck, Franco Pellizotti, Denis Menchov and considered one of the favorites cyclist of CCC Polsat Polkowice – Davide Rebellin.