Saturday, February 2, 2008
Astana Names Tour of California Roster
Levi Leipheimer will be there to defend his title and when asked at the Team Presentation if he was ready to repeat his win, Levi assured the audience in no uncertain terms that the race is a huge goal for him and he will be ready to contest the race once more. Joining Levi on the line in California will be:
Jani Brajkovic, Vladimir Gusev, Chris Horner, Sergey Ivanov, Aaron Kemps, Andrey Mizurov and Chechu Rubiera. Directing the all-star team of riders will be Viatcheslav Ekimov with DS Andrey Teteryuk in the second car.
Mark your calendars now for this important North American race and plan to be in Palo Alto, California on Sunday February 17 as the new team Astana makes its first appearance on U.S. soil.