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Stage 12 of Giro d’Italia goes to Italian Pozzato

stage 12 of giro ditalia goes to italian pozzato 300x199   Stage 12 of Giro dItalia goes to Italian PozzatoFilippo Pozzato of Katusha won stage 12 of the Giro d’Italia. His win was special for personal reasons. “This win is special because the Giro is special to me. It’s the race I went to watch with my father. I’m having a difficult time but I won’t say more about that, it’s personal. But I’ve won with my heart.”said the Italian. Another reason for his victory to be special is the fact that it is the first individual stage won by an Italian rider in the Giro.

This year’s race was a first in the corsa rosa wherein the tifosi waited until stage 12 for an Italian to emerge as victor. Although, Liquigas-Doimo did win the team time trial.

Pozzato shares his momentous experience. “At the one kilometre mark, I expected an attack by Thomas Voeckler but not by Nibali and Vinokourov. On the last climb before the finish, I moved up…

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Filippo Pozzato Custom Sidi Cycling Shoes

filippo pozzato custom sidi cycling shoes   Filippo Pozzato Custom Sidi Cycling Shoes

Sidi knows how to treat their team members right, and in true fashion they have made professional cyclist Filippo Pozzato a custom cycling shoe. The Filippo Pozzato Custom Sidi Cycling Shoes uses the Ergo 2 carbon silhouette, while the recent creation is to celebrate Pozzato’s win at the National Championships, and customized in tri colored splashes that represents the National Champion’s jersey. For those interested in purchase the Sidi Ergo 2 Carbon, it has received a new carbon lite sole for 2010, and composite materials keeping the weight down and adding stiffness. As of now, it is not known if the Filippo Pozzato Sidi Ergo 2 Carbon shoes will be available to the public.

Source: RoadCyclingUK

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