The technical staff of team Lampre-Caffita have decided not to include Gilberto Simoni in this years Tour De France.
Gilberto Simoni will be back to racing in the Brixia tour , short stage race which takes place from the 22-24 July, thereafter Simoni will be riding in the Tour of Portugal from the 5 to the 15 August which he will be doing in order for preparation before going to the Vuelta in Spain and the classics for the final part of the season.
Lampre-Caffita official list of tiders for the 92nd Tour De France:
Stage race from the 2 July from Fromentine and finishes in Paris on the 24 July.
-Classification UCI: Pro Tour
-General Manager: Giuseppe Saronni
-Team Manager: Claudio Corti
-Sports Director: Giuseppe Martinelli
-Second Sports Director:Guido Bontempi
-Team Doctor: Dr Carlo Guardascione
-Mechanics: Giuseppe Archetti-Antonio Biron-Gabriele Tosello
-Masseuers: Fabio Della Torre-Massimiliano Napolitano-Stefano Rubino -Umberto Inselvini.
-Bus Driver: Federico Borselli
-Public Relations: Fernando Cortinovis
With no real contender for the General Classification the team will be stage hunting.