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Marta Bastianelli

Name: Marta Bastianelli
Nationality: Italy
Place of Birth: Velletri
Date of Birth: 30th April 1987
Height: 1.66m
Weight: 58kg

2020 Team: Ale BTC Ljubljana
2021 Team: Ale BTC Ljubljana

Strengths:
One Day Rider: 30%        
GC Rider: 2%
TT Specialist: 2%
Sprinter: 55%
Climber: 11%

Marta Bastianelli Articles

RideLondon Classique 2022 Race Preview

The RideLondon Classique came into being after the 2012 Olympics that were held in London. Looking for a legacy event that would ensure cycling remained important after the Games, a men’s and women’s race in London were created.

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Emma Norsgaard. 2021 Festival Elsy Jacobs. Stage 2: Garnich. 2.5.2021.

Ceratizit Festival Elsy Jacobs 2022 Race Preview

The Ceratizit Festival Elsy Jacobs is named after the 1958 World Champion from Luxembourg. One of the original stars of women’s cycling, Elsy Jacobs was also the holder of the hour record from 1958 to 1972. The race was held for the first time in 2008, on the 10th anniversary of her death. Initially a one-day race, it expanded to a stage race in 2012.

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Aude Biannic. 2021 women's Paris-Roubaix. Denain - Roubaix, 2.10.2021.

Paris Roubaix Femmes 2022 Race Preview

It was a long time coming but the first women’s Paris Roubaix finally took place in 2021. We’d been teased that Paris Roubaix Femmes was taking place after the COVID lockdown in 2020 but further measures derailed the race. It was the same story in the spring of 2021 but finally, in October 2021, we saw a women’s peloton on the cobbles.

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Women’s Tour of Flanders 2022 Race Preview

The first Women’s Tour of Flanders took place in 2004. The route followed the last 55km of the men’s race with a bit before it to take the distance up to 94km. The finish parcours from that time is now used for Omloop het Nieuwsblad. Riders climb Kapelmuur before riding the tree-lined Bosberg. Zulfiya Zabirova won the first race with an attack on Kapelmuur itself.

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Women’s Dwars Door Vlaanderen 2022 Race Preview

The Women’s Dwars Door Vlaanderen has been a UCI race since 2017 and a lower level race for 5 years before then too. The race has evolved over the years from a largely flat race with 1 or 2 major climbs to last year’s version which was a much tougher affair with 10 climbs

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