Team Gerolsteiner is looking to climbers and newcomers Bernhard Kohl and Oliver Zaugg to do well in the Tour de Romandie, which starts Tuesday. Markus Fothen is also on the team and will try to win the 20.4 km time trial which closes the stage race.
Meanwhile, Gerolsteiner's Ardennes Classics team will cross the border from Belgium to Germany. Davide Rebellin and Stefan Schumacher will lead the team in Tuesday's Rund um den Henninger Turm in Frankfurt.
Gerolsteiner for Romandie: Robert Förster, Markus Fothen, Johannes Fröhlinger, Torsten Hiekmann, Bernhard Kohl, Marcel Strauss, Oliver Zaugg and Beat Zberg.
Gerolsteiner for Henninger Turm: Heinrich Haussler, Tim Klinger, David Kopp, Davide Rebellin, Ronny Scholz, Stefan Schumacher, Fabian Wegmann and Markus Zberg.