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News · 7 July, 2018

Polartec-Kometa and the Fundación Alberto Contador, present at Eurobike 2018

The 2018 edition is a very special edition of the Eurobike, one of the major world events linked to the world of cycling. The big fair in Friedrichshafen (Germany) has moved from its traditional dates in late August and early September to the first days of July, with fewer days of celebration and a focus…

News · 2 July, 2018

Patrick Gamper and Michel Ries, new podiums for Polartec-Kometa in their national championships

Austria’s Patrick Gamper and Luxembourg’s Michel Ries, two of the young talents in the Continental Polartec-Kometa squad, signed important performances during their participation in the time trials of their respective national championships. In Austria, on 28 km with start and finish in Stephanshart, Patrick Gamper took the silver medal in the U23 category on Friday…

News · 1 July, 2018

“We still have a lot more to learn, a lot more to improve”

With the celebration of most of the national cycling championships and the imminent arrival of the Tour de France, the year of cycling is facing a new turning point. Six months of season that, in the specific case of the continental Polartec-Kometa, have been a real discovery for the team from Madrid with Italian roots….

News · 26 June, 2018

Double silver medal from Awet Habtom in Eritrea

The Eritrean Polartec-Kometa Awet Habtom rider finished second in both the time trial and the road race at his country’s national championships in Asmara this weekend. In the fight against the time trial, Habtom, 20, finished 36 kilometres behind Zemwnfes Solomon (Eritel) and ahead of Simon Mussie (Start Cycling). In the road race, the Eritrean…

News · 24 June, 2018

Great protagonism for Isaac Cantón in the Nationals of Castellón

Spanish Cycling Championships 2018 Men’s route: Castellón de la Plana – Benicassim (215 km) 26 kilometres from the end, on the last lap of the Benicassim circuit, the final climb to the Desierto de las Palmas begins for the head of the race, a dozen runners from a large escape. On the slopes, the first…

News · 22 June, 2018

The mechanical misfortune affects the performance of Juan Camacho from La Mancha in the time trial

Spanish Cycling Championships 2018 ITT elite: Vall d´Alba-Vall d´Alba (37.5 km ITT) Juan Camacho from La Mancha finished in the thirty-third position of the time trial that this Friday put the national title of the modality into play in the town of Vall d´Alba in Castellon, where the Biscayan Movistar Jonathan Castroviejo (Sky) fulfilled all…

News · 18 June, 2018

Michel Ries: “Without the support of the team this would not have been possible”

Nineteenth in the Tour del Porvenir in 2017, just over thirteen minutes from a Colombian named Egan Bernal, the young Luxembourger Michel Ries has improved ten positions with respect to the French round in the final overall of the U23 Giro. Ries was the asset for the Polartec-Kometa general. Despite his youth, 20 years old,…

News · 16 June, 2018

Sensational ninth place finish for Michel Ries in the Giro final standings

Giro d’Italia U23 Stage 9 (a): Conegliano and Valdobbiadene (72.8 km) Stage 9 (b): Il Muro di Ca’ del Poggio-Ca’ del Poggio (22.4 km CRI) The Giro d’Italia U23 is over. The long-awaited stage against the clock in the real time format that was closing the 2018 edition consolidated the pink finale for the Russian…

News · 15 June, 2018

Ries gives up a place in the general classification and will face the final double day from ninth position

Giro d’Italia U23 Stage 8: Levico Terme -Asiago (157.4 km) Last stage with protagonism for the high mountain, new Colombian exhibition. Cristian Muñoz took the lead in Asiago, ahead of his compatriot Einer Rubio. Alejandro Osorio, who started the day with 14 seconds lost on the leader Mark Donovan (Team Wiggins), recovered the pink jersey;…

News · 14 June, 2018

A matter of regularity at Pian delle Fugazze

Giro d’Italia U23 Stage 7: Schio- Pian delle Fugazze (136,9 km) Last mountain final of this year’s Giro Baby and a new great performance by Michel Ries. The Polartec-Kometa Luxembourgian finished seventh at Pian delle Fugazze, where Britain’s Steve Williams (SEG) and his compatriot Mark Donovan (Team Wiggins) took the lead in the pink jersey….

News · 13 June, 2018

Resistance in a day of madness

Giro d’Italia U23 Stage 6: Dimaro Folgarida and Pergine Valsugana (120.7 km) Luxembourg’s Michel Ries consolidated his ninth place overall in the Giro Baby after a crazy day. The stage, frenetic, vibrant, with more than 54 kilometers covered in its first hour and more than 48 during the second, was won by the American Sean…

News · 12 June, 2018

Another step ahead of Michel Ries in the U23 Giro standings

Giro de Italia U23 Stage 5: Darfo Boario Terme-Malga di Dimaro (127.8 km) Second top final of the Giro d’Italia U23, second consecutive Colombian victory and second consecutive eleventh place for Michel Ries. British rider Stephen Williams (SEG) is the new leader of the corsa rosa and the Luxembourg boy of the Polartec-Kometa will climb…

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