The Crazy Horse 

June 24, 2015

Orica-AIS rider Valentina Scandolara must have the best nickname going around, affectionately known as the ‘crazy Italian’. Not to mention ‘Jack’ as in Jack Russell, ‘Crazy Horse’, ‘Little one’, and seemingly many more. It’s clear to see Valentina is a favourite amoungst the team.

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Valentina’s recent race results

2015:

1st Santos Women's Tour - General Classification

1st Santos Women's Tour - Stage 1

2nd Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race

2nd Drentse 8

2nd SwissEver GP Cham-Hagendorn

3rd Santos Women's Tour - Stage 3

3rd Santos Women's Tour - Stage 4

6th Euskal Emakumeen Bira - Prologue

8th Santos Women's Tour - Stage 2

8th Ladies Tour of Qatar - Stage 2

8th Euskal Emakumeen Bira - Stage 1

11th Ladies Tour of Qatar - General Classification

14th Trofeo Alfredo Binda - Comune di Cittiglio WC

14th Ladies Tour of Qatar - Stage 3

19th Durango-Durango Emakumeen Saria

2014

1st Giro del Trentino Alto Adige - Sudtirol

2nd UCI Road Cycling World Championship – Team Time Trial

2nd National Championships Italy – Road Race

2nd Giro d’Italia Internazionale Femminile – Mountains Classification

4th Open de Suede Vargarda TTT

5th National Championships Italy – Time Trial

7th Ladies Tour of Norway – General Classification

7th Ladies Tour of Norway – Stage 2

10th Festival Luxembourgeois du Cyclisme Feminin – Mountain Classification

11th Ladies Tour of Qatar – Stage 2

12th Laides Tour of Qatar – Stage 1

14th GP de Plouay-Bretagne

14th The Women’s Tour – Mountains Classification

14th Emakumeen Euskal Bira – Stage 4

16th Ladies Tour of Norway – Prologue

16th Emakumeen Euskal Bira – Stage 4

18th Emakumeen Euskal Bira – Stage 3

19th Durango-Durango Emakumeen Saria

19th Festival Luxembourgeois du Cyclisme Feminin – General Classification

19th Ladies Tour of Qatar – General Classification

19th Boels Rental Ladies Tour – Stage 2

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