Lampre-Fondital has set their team for Paris Nice, and director Guido Bontempi commented on the upcoming race.
"We want to realize good performances in this race that last year gave us satisfactions such as Paxti Vila stage victory and his second place in the overall standing. There will be many strong teams because this is the first very important race in this season; for the overall standing we have Vila and Tadej Valjavec. Bennati will work with the aim to prepare in a perfect way Milano-Sanremo and to observe closely his opponents for the (Milano-Sanremo) Spring Classic."
Riders: Fabio Baldato, Daniele Bennati, Claudio Corioni, David Loosli, Massimiliano Mori, Daniele Righi, Tadej Valjavec, and Patxi Vila. Guido Bontempi and Maurizio Piovani will serve as director sportifs.