Yesterday saw the start of the first official training camp of the Bahrain Merida Team in Poreč (Croatia).
Besides giving riders and staff the first chance to be acquainted and to discuss schedules for the upcoming season, it was also Merida’s first opportunity to present the 2017 bikes and colour scheme to the team.
Jürgen Falke, Director of Products at Merida bicycles said: “The colour scheme and design of the three Bahrain Merida team-bike models Scultura, Reacto and Warp TT incorporates the national colours of Bahrain – red and white. The detailing shows some classic road-style features and will be easily recognisable in the peloton, particularly in conjunction with the soon to be released helmet and race-kit design, the team will have a striking appearance, on and off the bike.”
The team line-up of the Bahrain Merida is as follows: Valerio Agnoli, Yukiya Arashiro, Manuele Boaro, Grega Bole, Nicolò Bonifazio, Borut Bozic, Ondrej Cink, Sonny Colbrelli, Ivan Garcia Cortina, Feng Chun Kai, Enrico Gasparotto, Tsgabu Grmay, Heinrich Haussler, Ion Ander Insausti, Ion Izaguirre Insausti, Javier Moreno, Ramunas Navardauskas, Antonio Nibali, Vincenzo Nibali, Domen Novak, David Per, Luka Pibernik, Joaquim Rodriguez, Kanstantsin Siutsou, Giovanni Visconti.