Monday, January 17, 2011
Team Liquigas' New Motto: "Never Settle" ("Mai Abbastanza")
Team Liquigas Cannondale has a motto for 2011: "Never settle", in Italian "Mai abbastanza". After winning, last year, the Giro with Ivan Basso and the Vuelta with Vincenzo Nibali the team has new ambitions and goals. Included among these is the Tour de France for Ivan Basso and the Giro for Nibali.
Nibali will be the team captain for the Giro d'Italia as he attempts his first Giro victory. Basso will be focused on preparations for winning the Tour de France.
In addition to the new motto the team has a newly designed jersey, Nibal and Basso (l-r):
The team's "Never Settle" video:
In full size here.
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