The Colombian squad is gearing up for the World Championships in Salzburg this week. Most of the...
The Colombian squad is gearing up for the World Championships in Salzburg this week. Most of the team has arrived, and has been doing its best to get some training in in the rain. Tenax riders Rigoberto UrÃ¡n and Marlon PÃ©rez were the last to arrive on Tuesday morning.
The U23 riders Fabio Duarte and Rigoberto UrÃ¡n will contest their time trial championship on Wednesday. Duarte rode the World's as a junior in 2001 and as an U23 in 2004. UrÃ¡n did the World's as a junior in 2005.
The elite men's team for Sunday's road race is composed of MarlÃ²n PÃ¨rez (Tenax Salmilano), Mauricio Ardila (Rabobank), Luis F. Laverde (Panaria), FÃ¨lix CÃ rdenas (Barloworld), Mauricio Soler (Aqua&Sapone) and Alex Cano (Maltinti).