SELECTION OF CUBA SAYS PRESENT AT THE 53 TOUR TO TACHIRA
TÁCHIRA, VENEZUELA. The Cuban team, which will start this January 12 in the 53rd Tour of Táchira, has already defined a payroll made up of experienced cyclists that start in 2018 with a view to making a great role in the Vuelta Grande de América, in the Vuelta to San Juan and the Central American and Caribbean Games to be held in Barranquilla, Colombia, from July 19 to August 3.
Lázaro Fernando Reyes, has made a preselection of five luxury cyclists to compete in Táchira, together with them he added an experienced 42-year-old rider, Joel Solenzal, who, thanks to the good results obtained in the local cycling calendar during the 2017, was taken into account by the director
sports to form the team.
Cuba has a defined cycling itinerary in South America in January, from the 12th to the 21st in the 53rd Vuelta al Táchira in Venezuela and from the 21st to the 28th in the 36th edition of the Vuelta a San Juan in Argentina, where they already have a team formed to compete in gaucho lands.
The Caribbean team joins the other foreign squads (GW Shimano (Col.), JB Ropa Deportiva (Col.), Trepa Bikes Aroma Gourmet (Col.) and Androni Giocatolli Sidermec (Ita.), Who have sent a list of riders to participate in the Vuelta al Táchira in its 53 years of history (Julio Enrique Rangel, Communications Manager of the Tachirense Cycling Association)
List of the Selection of Cuba:
Jan Carlos Arias
Sporting Director: Lázaro Fernando Reyes
Mechanic: Yoanis Pérez
Physiotherapist: Alaín Jardínes