Inside the Giro with KATUSHA ALPECIN
KATUSHA ALPECIN Team Photographer, Jojo Harper, is at the Giro D’Italia documenting the team's efforts. The following photo essay from Stages 11 and 12 offer an intimate look at the team in rarely seen moments from inside the race.
All words and photos by Jojo Harper.
Jose Goncalves steps out of the bus prior to stage 11 of this year's Giro D’Italia. Assisi-Osimo.Maxim Belkov has a final look at the road book before starting stage 12.Before every stage, Tony Martin sits in the same seat and eats the same thing, overnight oats. This is him prior to stage 11 doing just that.Mads Schmidt discussing tactics with the team DS, Florencio in the back of the team bus.Mads Schmidt saying hello to the crowds.Maxin Belkov taking a bottle from Cozzi in team car 1 during stage 13.Mads Schmidt collecting bottles for his teammates from team car 1.Viatcheslav Kuznetsov’s lucky charm. "Please send to me," he said after I took this picture.Bosio, team mechanic, giving the team's Zipp wheels a good cleaning.Team mechanic Roman giving Kuznestsov’s bike a final post race check prior to stage 14.Team mechanic Oier checking Kuznestsov’s bike during stage 11. Wheel changed and on his way!Team DS Cozzi writing down the time gaps so he can pass the information onto the riders.A rider making his way back to the bunch after collecting a bottle from team car 1.