Wanty-Groupe Gobert’s 24-year-old athlete succeeded in the race dedicated to the late Alfredo Martini with Extreme RR shoes and Extreme Air socks
Wanty-Groupe Gobert’s Guillaume Martin grabbed the 2017 Giro della Toscana - Memorial Alfredo Martini, in Italy, taking the second and last stage, 165,1 Km from Lajatico to Volterra, with Northwave Extreme RR shoes and Extreme Air socks, on Wednesday September 27th.
The 24-year-old French climber outdistanced his rivals on the final ascent, claiming a solo win with 10 seconds of advantage on the first chasers, Giovanni Visconti, Mattia Cattaneo and Fabricio Ferrari, second, third and fourth respectively. After stage 2 results, Martin also conquered the top of the Giro di Toscana overall standings, preceding Visconti and Cattaneo, repeating the success achieved last week at the Tour du Gévaudan, in France.
Yesterday, Tuesday September 26th, Northwave grazed a stage win in the opening day with another Wanty’s rider, Frederik Backaert, third in Pontedera behind Stephen Cummings and Egan Bernal.