These are the athletes who will represent Bottecchia for 2016! It’s the 5th consecutive year that KM Sport manages the official MTB team, one of the more representative at national level. The big news for 2016 is the partecipation also in Gravity Championship.

For XC competitions we find the well-known Efrem Bonelli, Kevin Filipozzi ande Marcello Pavarin, with the new entry Rafael Visinelli, already national MTB and Italian cyclo-cross champion, and Gabriele Depaul, winner of MTB Trentino with Elite-Sport, who tries to improve with Elite category.

Efrem is part of the team since 2012 and his growth has been constant throughout the years. He is for sure one of the pillar of the team and he will try to make the best of him to reach the first positions.

Kevin, 20 years old, is a young athlete in continuous physical and mental growing. This year he will improve himself in order to reach always better positions and results, seen that he has nothing to envy to most valued athletes.

Marcello is the most expert athlete with a lot of experience both on the road and off-road. Last year he won a beautiful Lessinia Legend and this year he aspires to do always better in more important competitions.               

Rafael Visinelli, already Italian cyclo-cross champion between U23 and national MTB, is ready to start and make his best during 2016 season. His well-known talent is really expected in MTB competitions.

Last but not least, 2016 bet Gabriele Depaul, winner of Trentino MTB between masters. He waits for the passage of category, ready to reach the best results possible. His talent has been already proved in many granfondo, and also confirmed by Zetatraining!

The news in the Enduro sector is the comeback of Davide Finetto, athlete with great talent who could be a beautiful surprise in Gravity Championship.

The bike for XC will be Zoncolan 29”, top of the range with customized color, perfect for marathon and granfondo, already used by the team in 2015. There will be a great news instead for Davide: the brand new Fedaia 27.5”.