Team Omega Pharma-QuickStep Reveals Line-Up for Giro d'Italia 2014

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05/6/2014| 0 comments
by Mark Watson
Team Omega Pharma-QuickStep has announced its roster for Giro d'Italia 2014 Fotoreporter Sirotti

Team Omega Pharma-QuickStep Reveals Line-Up for Giro d'Italia 2014

Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Team to target general classification for the first time in the team's history; Team's Giro d'Italia roster headed by Rigoberto Uran.

with the long-term goal of being well-positioned in the last week. Starting with the weekend before the second week of racing, every day will be difficult. We will have five high mountain stages with summit finishes in the last eight stages. We will face the 26.8 kilometer individual time trial on the Cima Grappa, which is the 18th stage. So, really, it's a tough week. Every day can include a decisive moment for the overall. There is no room for an off-day in terms of performance, because it will be too difficult to recover from with such a continuously challenging route."

Team Omega Pharma-QuickStep Roster for Giro d'Italia 2014:
Rigoberto Uran Uran (COL), Serge Pauwels (BEL), Alessandro Petacchi (ITA), Thomas De Gendt (BEL), Iljo Keisse (BEL), Wout Poels (NED), Gianluca Brambilla (ITA), Pieter Serry (BEL), and Julien Vermote (BEL).

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