The German Gerolsteiner and Wiesenhof-AKUD and teams have announced their line-ups for today's Doha International GP and the Tour of Qatar (January 29-February 3). Gerolsteiner is pinning its hopes on sprinter Robert Förster. "Robert is highly motivated," said directeur sportif Christian Henn. "A stage win would be the right tune-up for the upcoming races and would help strengthen the morale as well as the team feeling." Henn also noted, "We're not going there for training!"
Gerolsteiner will field Robert Förster, Thomas Fothen, Rene Haselbacher, Frank Hoj, Sven Krauss, Sebastian Lang, Volker Ordowski, and Peter Wrolich.
Wiesenhof-AKUD will be represented by Artur Gajek, Tim Klinger, Christian Leben, Felix Odebrecht, Lubor Tesar, and Carlo Westphal.