On Wednesday 31 August in Italy the 41st edition of the Settimana Ciclistica Lombarda by Bergamasca race (cat. 2.1) starts. The team of CCC Polsat Polkowice will stand at the starting line of the race too.
The sports manager of the team, Piotr Wadecki, appointed for that very difficult race a strong composition as follows: Marek Rutkiewicz, Mateusz Taciak, Mariusz Witecki, Jacek Morajko, Tomasz Kiendyś, Bartłomiej Matysiak, Jose Mendes, Andre Schulze and Rafał Ratajczyk.
The race of Ciclistica Lombarda by Bergamasca consists of four stages, and the distance of the total length of 686 km will be ridden by the cyclists. Last year’s winner of the race was Michele Scarponi and the third rider was Przemysław Niemiec.
The programme of the race:
31 August, stage 1, Nembro – Castione della Presolana 176.9 km
1 September, stage 2, Calcinato 199 km
2 September, stage 3, Alzano Lombardo 162.5 km
3 September, stage 4, Gorle – Bergamo 147.4 km