Team LPR, including star off-season signings Paolo Savoldelli and Danilo Di Luca, has a busy weekend planned for it riders. The Italian Professional Continental Team of Fabio Bordonali will meet December 22 and 22 to programme the 2008 season and have some fun for charity.
The first day will be dedicated to medical checks and trying out the team’s kits and bikes. Savoldelli and Di Luca will have time later in the day to race go-carts for a sports disability programme of Rovato (Brescia) – Icaro Onlus Cultura Sport Disabili – organised by A&J Sport as Image. Other cyclists competing include Damiano Cunego, Paolo Bettini, Gilberto Simoni, Filippo Pozzato, Riccardo Riccò, Franco Pellizotti, Luca Paolini, Alessandro Spezialetti, Pietro Caucchioli, Alessandro Ballan, Claudio Corioni, Marzio Bruseghin, Daniele Nardello, Enrico Degano, Marco Zanotti, Stefano Zanini, Francesco Failli, Francesco Bellotti, Andrea Tonti, Dario Cataldo, Mirco Lorenzetto, Matteo Tosatto, Celestino Mirco, Paolo Bossoni, Angelo Furlan, Marco Marzano, Morris Possoni, Lorenzo Bernucci, Rinaldo Nocentini, Marco Corsini and Matteo Bono.
Every LPR rider will plan out their individual 2008 schedules on the following day, December 22, before returning home to their families for a Christmas break.