Fotogalerie Trofeo Binda
The Bigla Pro Cycling Team took part in the second round of the UCI World Cup last Sunday in Trofeo Binda. The race is one of the toughest on the calendar with its hilly course but also has a beautiful setting.
The team presentation took place on a jetty on Lake Maggiore which had a really beautiful feel before the business started
Annemiek van Vleuten loves a good Sunday Selfie
Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio has been struggling with a stomach bug the week leading up to the race
Van Vleuten gave an interview to the UCI TV channel before it was time to get on the start line
The team welcomed back Sharon Laws to her first race since breaking her collarbone. She was in her element on the climbs as always
Joëlle Numainville checks over her shoulder to see what's happening behind her as she sets the pace
Doris Schweizer was back after a bout of illness. Going hard on the climbs is the kind of racing she loves.
Numainville putting in a solid effort on her newly painted Cervélo as she tries to keep contact close to the front of the race
Eventually a six rider group got off the front on the penultimate lap which proved to be the race winning move
Van Vleuten led the second group him, winning the uphill sprint to finish seventh overall.
It was a valiant effort from SA Champ Moolman-Pasio who still managed tenth despite suffering from digestive problems