Liberty Seguros in Reggio Calabria

Eight of the nine riders on Liberty Seguros-Würth's Giro team did their first training ride on Italian soil on Wednesday. Michele Scarponi, Joseba Beloki, Koldo Gil, Giampaolo Caruso, Javier Ramirez Abeja, René Andrle, Jan Hruska and Nuno Ribeiro took advantage of the sun in the south of Italy to roll along the coast roads for three hours. The ninth member of the team, Dariusz Baranowski, arrived at 6:00pm this evening after travelling from Warsaw.

Tomorrow will be slightly more intense for the boys in blue, since besides training, the riders will have undergo the mandatory medical controls, and at 9:00pm will go to the Arena dello Stretto in Reggio Calabria to take part in the team presentation.

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