The 22-year-old Italian Champion claimed his second seasonal cyclocross win with the brand-new Northwave top-range shoes. Third place for fellow Northwave rider Stefano Sala
After Brugherio, Silvelle: the good moment of Gioele Bertolini continues. On Sunday December 3rd, the Italian Cyclocross Champion grabbed his second seasonal win, also sealing the first success of Ghost XC, the new Northwave’s top-range XC model.
In Silvelle di Trebaseleghe (Italy), the Selle Italia Guerciotti’s 22-year-old athlete, also equipped with Skeleton gloves and Extreme Tech Plus socks, dominated his opponents preceding of 1’52” his main rival Marco Aurelio Fontana. Bertolini’s teammate and fellow Northwave rider Stefano Sala, took the third place at 1’53”.
Two more Northwave riders entered the day’s top 10: the U23 Italian Champion Jakob Dorigoni (Selle Italia Guerciotti), fifth, and Antonio Folcarelli (Race Mountain Folcarelli), ninth and Giro Italia Ciclocross’ overall leader. Northwave is main partner and official jerseys’ supplier of the challenge.
Ghost XC is the first Mountain Bike shoe by Northwave featuring the exclusive XFrame® technology, that eliminates the points of pressure from the upper. The innovative technology adds to Northwave’s extensive expertise in MTB shoes, and the performance of the exclusive Hyperlight XC outsole - co-developed with Michelin Technical Soles - to make Northwave’s most performing XC shoe ever.