After the Giro and the Tour, Sidi Sport has confirmed itself as a major player on the roads of the Vuelta España. In the first part of the Spanish stage race, riders from the Sidi Sport stables were providing plenty of thrills and excitement.
Peter Sagan scores the green jersey for the points’ classification for the third year in a row.
The first part of the Tour de France came to its conclusion with the climbing arrival at La Planche des Belles Filles on July 14th, France’s national Bastille holiday.
National championship titles in both road racing and rime trials were disputed on roads all over the world in the last days of June. These important titles qualify the winners to wear their countries’ national jerseys for the entire year. As always, riders from the Sidi stables carved out a place for themselves as true protagonists.
The 2014 Tour de Suisse carries the signature of Sidi Sport. In the important Helvetian stage race, which served as a luxury starter to the upcoming Tour de France, the champions from the Sidi stables shone brightly, capturing no less than 7 out of the 9 stages on the schedule, plus the final classification.
For Sidi Sport Rigoberto Uran takes second place and the red jersey goes to Nacer Bouhanni.
Rigoberto Uran wears the pink jersey and Nacer Bouhanni the red.
The Giro d’Italia is off and running and in the first week of the pink race the riders from the Sidi Sport stables figured right away as major players and especially winners. In fact, Sidi saw two magical doubles. Diego Ulissi, from the Lampre-Merida team, which is entirely branded by Sidi, made his mark in the 5th stage in Viggiano and in the 8th stage, on the uphill arrival at Montecopiolo. Meanwhile, Frenchman Nacer Bouhanni (FDJ) won the bunch sprint in the 4th and the 7th stages at Bari and Foligno respectively. Thanks to these two victories, Bouhanni is also wearing the red jersey for the special points classification in the Giro.
Betancur king of the Paris-Nice. Kwiatkowski and Sagan star in the Tirreno-Adriatico.
Michal Kwiatkowski first and Peter Sagan second.
Destination South Africa, the next exciting challenge is called Cape Argus Pick Cycle Tour.
Tour of Oman for Chris Froome and Volta ao Algarve for Michal Kwiatkowski.
Immediate winners in Australia and Argentina.
Design and captivating colors are a must for Insider, the Sidi shoe designed and developed for a look that is always gutsy and fashion forward. Insider is the new urban shoe on offer in the 2014 Sidi Sport collection.
The partnership between Sidi Sport and Team Lampre-Merida continues. A brilliant 2013 season saw Lampre-Merida riders in the top 3 no less than 65 times with 17 victories, 26 second places and 22 third places. In 2014 the riders from the Italian formation of the World Tour managed by Giuseppe Saronni will still be able to count on Sidi Wire shoes.
2013 Tour de France winner Chris Froome (Sky) recently visited the Sidi Sport HQ.
Sidi Wire for the young, two-time World Champion Slovenian who will wear the Team Cannondale jersey in 2014.
At the Sidi Sport headquarters in Maser (Treviso) Dino Signori and the entire Sidi staff embraced the number one rider in the 2013 World Tour classification, Joaquim Rodriguez. To celebrate our champion Sidi had a cake mage with a decoration worthy of the world's top rider...in fact, the cake was embossed with the image of the Spanish ace's remarkable victory at the Giro di Lombardia, the last in a long line of achievements for Purito Rodriguez, who bounced back from second place at the World Championships in Florence with this fantastic success.
Chris Froome, the King of the 2013 Tour de France, dropped in for a visit at the Sidi Sport headquarters in Maser. Following Sunday's difficult and busy day riding with the British national team at the World Championships in Florence, he took advantage of his jaunt in Italy to pay a visit to Dino Signori, the man who has been "shoeing" the British champion since 2010.
For the third time in a row Germany's Tony Martin, who rides for the Omega Pharma Quick-Step juggernaut, has captured the rainbow jersey as the World Champion in time trials. The World Championship belongs to him; time knows only one master.