Team Bianchi Countervail's Chiara Teocchi will compete twice at the XC European Championships in Austria. The Italian will ride Methanol CV in Stattegg Lasserhof both in the Team Relay on Thursday, July 26th and in the Women's Under 23 race on Sunday, July 29th.
The Team Relay, contested between teams of two women and three men for each Nation, will take place in Stattegg Lasserhof on July 26th, at 4:00 PM. Chiara Teocchi will be in the mix with Italy team's jersey on a 4-km course with a 250-meter difference in altitude. Bronze medallist in XCO Italian Championships Women's Elite race last Saturday, Teocchi will be back in
action on July 29th in the XCO Europeans Women's Under 23 race, starting at 1:00 PM.
"The European Championships are always a special event for me. After the good display among Women Elite at the Italian Championships, I hope to further improve my performance and to fight for the top positions" Teocchi explains.
On Saturday, July 29th Nadir Colledani will take in Pedalonga Marathon with start and finish in Comelico Superiore (Northern Italy). Fifth placed at the XCO Italian Championships, Colledani will race on a 55 km course with a 2.500-meter elevation, with the Sella del Quaternà (2.379 meters above sea level) as highest mountain to climb.
THE TEAM'S BIKES
Bianchi supplies the team with two high end carbon models with racing geometry: the revolutionary Methanol CV and the Methanol 29.1 Full Suspension.