The Liberty Seguros team has named 13 riders for its "long team" for the upcoming Vuelta a España, which starts on August 27. Igor Gonzalez de Galdeano, who has been out of action for a couple of weeks after suffering a fractured coccyx, has resumed training again in order to keep his chances of riding the Vuelta alive. He forms part of the line up, along with René Andrle, Dariusz Baranowski, Joseba Beloki, Giampaolo Caruso, Koldo Gil, Igor Gonzalez de Galdeano, Roberto Heras, Jan Hruska, Isidro Nozal, Sergio Paulinho, Michele Scarponi, Marcos Serrano and Ángel Vicioso.
Liberty has also named its rosters for the following races:
HEW Cyclassics (July 31) and Tour del Benelux (August 3-10): René Andrle, Carlos Barredo, Allan Davis, Koen de Kort, Jan Hruska, Aaron Kemps, Isidro Nozal and Sergio Paulinho.
GP Getxo (July 31): Giampaolo Caruso, Koldo Gil, Jesus Hernández, Daniel Navarro, Javier R. Abeja, Jose Antonio Redondo and Iván Santos.
Vuelta a Burgos: (August 7-11): Dariusz Baranowski, Giampaolo Caruso, David Etxebarria, Jesús Hernández, Javier R. Abeja, Jose Antonio Redondo, Iván Santos and Michele Scarponi.