The Quick.Step-Davitamon cycling team held their first training camp of the season in December. Today was their official team presentation, and there's more training to be had next week in Tuscany. Here's how they look:
Those fellas right up front? That's Johan Museeuw there, on the left - The Lion of Flanders. You'll watch him race his last pro race this year. It'll be sad. Next is Tom Boonen - Belgium's next cycling sensation, and wee Richard Virenque, the darling of the French housewife. He's won the King of the Mountains jersey at the Tour six times, and will go for a record seven this summer. swoon.
The rider in the tricolore - the Italian Champion's jersey... well, that's Paolo Bettini. Il Grillo. I'll tell you more about him soon enough.