The coach of the national Paolo Bettini has called a meeting of his national team, dedicated to the chrono, from 28 February 2011 to 3 March, at the Hotel Marina di Marinetta Bibbona (Livorno) in Tuscany. It 's a project intended by CT Paolo Bettini to give continuity in the season, the activity of the Blues professionals, with an outlook for the upcoming World Championships road in Copenhagen (Denmark) and "at the same time a different logic approach to the world of cycling, "The logic of the meetings is very" Olympic "(or the minor sports") or football, as created by the football in an almost scientific. However, there had never been seen for professional cycling. This also offers first time, and is not a trivial matter, the possibility of further enhancing the blue shirt is otherwise dressed only at the Copenhagen World in September
The squad will be six blues and four U23 professionals, selected by Marino Amadori, head of the youth sector with a view to a more synergistic work between the parties. Unlike the latter dedicated to road racer races in line, this first meeting will focus in particular on the stopwatch. "It will be a first meeting quite atypical - commented Paolo Bettini, a native of Bibbona Marina (Livorno) in Toscana - which will give us the opportunity to learn more and more deeply athletes. We will give space, of course, the normal training but, more importantly, to maximize the hours will remain at our disposal to further human knowledge and, through dialogue, get opportunities to exchange ideas that may be key to future innovation. " Marino Amadori confirm that you want to give even the under 23 race against time specialists a chance to meet and have discussions on the technical aspects and the type of training with professional athletes. Our goal is to close the gap of twenty seconds that separates us from the podium the last year in international competitions in Europe and also thanks to the world that we are going to play during the season "