During two important cycling events as the Tour de France and the Tour of Qinghai Lake (the main Chinese race), Team LAMPRE-MERIDA moves deeply towards the opening of its communication and media activity to Asia.
From 17 to 24 May, LAMPRE-MERIDA will take part in the Tour of Japan, charming appointment which take place in the same period of the Giro d'Italia.
Diego Ulissi is training with some of his team mates on Tuscan roads: one week of trainings, on time trial bike too, with the guide of the sport directors Mario Scirea and Daniele Righi.
Team LAMPRE-MERIDA is flying to United Arab Emirates in order to take part in the second edition of the Dubai Tour.
Team LAMPRE-MERIDA is proud to welcome a new sponsor and official supplier: starting in 2015 Suomy Spa will provide to Rui Costa, Pozzato and their team mates road and time trial helmets.
Champion System are proud to continue our relationship with the Lampre-Merida professional cycling team for the third year.
The Italian World Tour team to face the World Tour calendar with Extreme Tech Plus shoes.
The satisfying relationship between Team LAMPRE-MERIDA and the sponsor and eyewear supplier Salice Occhiali will continue in 2015 too.
Three days of cycling that will gave to the Italian fans the opportunity to cheers Lampre-Merida in three interesting races.
The technical staff of LAMPRE-MERIDA selected the 6 riders that will try to honor the world championship team time trial.
Three months after the last competition in Italy (national championship), Team LAMPRE-MERIDA is going to race again in its Country taking part in the Trittico Lombardo.
Christopher Horner will unfortunately not take part in the 2014 Vuelta. Valerio Conti will take his place in his debut in a grand tour.
In the late morning, LAMPRE-MERIDA performed a special training in view of the team time trial that will open the 2014 edition of Vuelta a Espana (12,6 km, Jerez de la Frontera).
Mattia Cattaneo, born in 1990, will sign the contract renewal with the blue-fuchsia-green team for 2015 and 2016 seasons.
LAMPRE-MERIDA will monitor four Countries during the National championship weekend: Italy, Portugal, Slovenia and Poland.
The Team communicates that the rider Diego Ulissi has today received notification from the International Cycling Union (UCI) of an adverse analytical finding in relation to the anti-doping test carried out at the end of the 11th stage during the Giro d’Italia (Collecchio-Savona, May the 21st, 2014).
LAMPRE-MERIDA is willing to honor in the best way its participation in Tour de Slovenie (19-22 June): you could understand it by reading the names of the 8 cyclists that were selected in order to take part in the race.
In the schedule of races for May for LAMPRE-MERIDA there will be not only Giro d'Italia, but also Tour of Japan. The Japanese race is an important appointment, especially considering the exposure of the team image in the new cycling fronteers and the passion of the Japanese fans.
On Liege-Bastogne-Liege roads it could happen to see the current World Champion (Rui Costa), an athlete whose palmares is full of important tryumphs (Damiano Cunego), the best Italian young talent (Diego Ulissi) training with a cyclist that won two Doyennes (Michele Bartoli).
Antalya airport will receive the members of LAMPRE-MERIDA selection that will take part in the 50th edition of Tour of Turkey (27 April-5 May).