Browsing Archive: October, 2016

Movistar's Castroviejo takes bronze in World Championships ITT

Posted by Galius Sun on Thursday, October 13, 2016, In : MOVISTAR Team 




At Richmond, during the last World Championships held before today, 13 months ago, Jonathan Castroviejo came just three seconds behind Jérôme Coppel (FRA) for bronze. Over at Rio de Janeiro, just over 60 days ago, he was again beaten, by Chris Froome (GBR), by only four seconds. But today, and yet again by a short margin -just 6" ahead of Maciej Bodnar (POL), making part of a luxurious podium alongside Tony Martin (GER) and Vasil Kiryienka (BLR)-, Castroviejo savoured a well-deserved moment...
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Movistar name team for the World TTT on Sunday

Posted by Galius Sun on Wednesday, October 5, 2016, In : MOVISTAR Team 


Andrey Amador (CRC), Jonathan Castroviejo (ESP), Alex Dowsett (GBR), Imanol Erviti (ESP), Nelson Oliveira (POR)
and Jasha Sütterlin (GER) are the six riders selected by Eusebio Unzué to represent the Movistar Team at the TTT Worlds held in Doha, capital city of Qatar, on Sunday 9 October.

The Movistar squad will take on a completely flat route - more suited to pure specialists rather than allrounders like the Blues - from the Lusail Sports Complex to The Pearl. The Blues, directed by Unzué ...
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