Barloworld wants to be in the action, announces Tour de France roster

Team Barloworld has selected its roster for the 94th Tour de France. Led by team manager Claudio Corti and directeurs sportives Alberto Volpi and Valerio Tebaldi, the team will line-up at the Tour departure in London on July 7 with Félix Cárdenas (Col), Giampaolo Cheula (Ita), Enrico Degano (Ita), Alexander Efimkin (Rus), Robert Hunter (Rsa), Paolo Longo Borghini (Ita), Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr), Mauricio Soler (Col) and Geraint Thomas (Gbr).

Team manager Claudio Corti assures that "we selected a proper team according to our ambitions. We haven't set ourselves impossible objectives but we are determined to be in the action. We know we'll have to take on the race and that is what we aim to do every day."

This will mark the first Tour participation for the British outfit.

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