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Albstadt World Cup – learning to suffer

6 Jun


I am always happy and grateful when I have the chance to participate in a World Cup. The experience I get is higher than in any other race in Romania because of the high level, the course, the conditions and the stress. This was the 3rd time I came to Albstadt and every time I’ve […]

The World Cup from Nove Mesto

24 May


The Czech Republic holds one of the best World Cups (if not the best) in Nove Mesto. Except last year when I wasn’t selected in the National team for the World Champs I’ve been there all the time (well, except also the first year). Every single time the course was improved and made more accessible […]

Lenzerheide World Cup

25 Jul


Lenzerheide was something new for me because I was for the first time there. It is a mountain resort in the canton of Graubunden, Switzerland, really close to the city of Chur. The trip was pretty long, so with Simona we’ve decided to visit Alex K. near Salzburg. We’ve had the chance to visit the city […]

Crowdy World Cup in Albstadt

31 May


Albstadt, Germany. A lovely area, a hard course and a lot of spectators. I am happy to see that we were 4 riders in the Elite race, 1 in U23 and 3 Juniors. It was my second time there in the last 3 years. Even thought the last week before this race I had some […]

Val di Sole +185 BPM

28 Aug


I always dreamed to race in Val di Sole since history was made here. Sam Hill lost a rainbow jersey in 2008 after that crash in the final section, then was the home race of Marco Aurelio Fontana. This year my wish came true and I’ve managed to get there. Driving till Italy wasn’t that […]