NELSON SOTO AND SEBASTIÁN MOLANO, COMPLETE THE ELITE ROSTER FOR THE 2017 WORLD ROUTE

BOGOTÁ. National coach Carlos Mario Jaramillo, in agreement with the Colombian Federation of Cycling, gave the names of the cyclists who will complete the list of the Colombia Manzana Postobon Selection to face the World Championship, to be held in Bergen, Norway, on the 16th to 24 September.

Nelson Andrés Soto Martínez (Coldeportes Zenú) and Sebastián Molano Benavides (Team Manzana Postobon) were chosen to occupy one of the places in the novena of luxury that will represent the country in the event of the most important nations of the world.

Soto will travel to Norway with the first advance of the delegation next Tuesday 12 of September, while Molano will join the concentration once its participation in the Vuelta to Spain finishes. (Fedeciclismo Colombia Press)

Selection Colombia Manzana Postobon elite:

ELITE MEN'S:

1. Fernando Gaviria Rendón (Quick Step Floors)
2. Rigoberto Urán Urán  (Cannondale Drapac)
3. Sergio Luis Henao Montoya (Team Sky)
4. Nairo Alexander Quintana Rojas (Movistar Team)
5. Sebastián Henao Gómez (Team Sky)
6. Járlinson Pantano Gómez (Trek Segafredo)
7. Jhonatan Restrepo Valencia (Team Katusha)
8. Sebastián Molano Benavides (Team Manzana Postobón)
9. Nelson Andrés Soto Martínez (Coldeportes Zenú Claro)

ELITE WOMEN'S:

1. Ana Cristina Sanabria Sánchez (Elite Team Servetto Giusta)
2. Diana Carolina Peñuela Martínez (Elite United HealtCare)
3. Paula Andrea Patiño Bedoya (U 23 Coldeportes Zenú – Claro – C. Mundial UCI)
4. Daniela Atehortúa Hoyos (Junior Liga de Antioquia)

U 23:

1. Álvaro José Hodeg Chagüi (Coldeportes Zenú Claro) – Stagiaire Quick Step Floors
2. Jhon Anderson Rodríguez Salazar (Delko Marseille KTM)
3. Wilmar Andrés Paredes Zapata (Team Manzana Postobón)
4. Daniel Felipe Martínez Poveda (Willier Triestina Selle Italia)

MEN'S JUNIOR:

1. Juan Fernando Calle (Plataforma Central Iberum)
2. Víctor Alejandro Ocampo Giraldo (Clube Ciclismo da Bairrada)
3. Nicolás David Gómez Jaramillo (Team AV Villas)

STAFF:

Delegate: Agustín Moreno Aristizábal
Technical director: Carlos Mario Jaramillo
Mechanics: Efraín Laverde and Fermín Gómez
Masseurs: Pablo de Pedro and Cristian Fernández
Logistic support and translation: Ana María Vivas
Press Officer: Eder Garcés