Alberto is busy preparing for his participation in the forthcoming Tour de France like his competitors.
His main contender is Chris Froome in this race. Being a Trek Segafredo rider, he states that one of his ways of preparing for the Tour is to get adequate rest. He has been targeting Froome for a while, as was seen at the Criterium du Dauphine in 2016.
Froome is busy preparing as well and has even faced a minor accident recently while he was training on the roads of Monaco. He has not suffered any injuries however, and will surely be up for the task when the July races begin. Froome is known for his tactical strategies as well as strength while Alberto also plans to step up on these aspects. He has planned to take a vacation, however, before the Tour de France begins, it is a good way to unwind and be fresh for the races. Continue reading “Alberto Prepares For Tour De France”
There was news all over the internet that the Spaniard cyclist Alberto Contador might sign to ride in the US registered team Trek Segafredo team in 2017.
Now, the rumors have come true as Alberto has indeed put pen to paper and signed the deal with Trek Segafredo.
The brother and agent of Alberto Contador have said that the Tour De France cyclist has signed the dotted line after agreeing to the final terms. The deal with Trek Segafredo was signed in Andorra. The agreement says that Contador will be part of the team for the next two years and the second year will be an optional one for both the sides.
Alberto, the 33 year old rider, is expected to rope in two more riders to the Trek Segafredo team and there is every chance for Jesus Hernandez to be part of the team. The Dutch rider is currently in the top ten of the Tour De France season race and will be participating as Contador’s teammate for Trek Segafredo. The team is also looking to sign John Degenkolb for 2017. Continue reading “Contador Signs Deal With Trek Segafredo”