For first time in Cali´s World Cup history, India has registered as one of the countries registered to participate in Tissot UCI Track World Cup, next february 17-19.
|Cali Velodrome full of people in Tissot UCI World Cup.|
Photo by @TrackWCupCali
National federation of India is looking for to classify to World Championship in Honk Kong. in next april.
The most important rider or India´s team is the sprinter Deborah Herold, who will have her birthday number 22 next february 18. She has demonstrated very important progress in her races in Sprint and Keirin.
She is living in Delhi and she is training in velodrome of Sport Center Indira Gandhi.
In 2014, Herold won two gold medals in Herald Track Asia Cup in 500 meter time trial and team sprint, with her partner Kezia Vargheese (26 years old), 60th position in the world ranking.
In october 2015, Deborah Herold won five gold medals in International Cup in Taiwan and three more in National Championships in India.
Japan team confirms rider list
Japan professional team «Dream Seeker» has confirmed it´s rider list to the third stage of Track World Cup in Cali.
Japan Team is managed by Tetsuya Ota, and is leaded by expert sprinter Shane Perkins, australian of 31 years old, and bronze medalist in Sprint of Olympic Games of London 2012. Perkins, also won two gold medals in World Championships of Apeldoorn 2011 and Melbourne 2012, and silver medal in Ballerup 2010 and bronze medal in Bourdeos 2006.
Japan team is completed by Kota Asai, Yuka Kovayashi, Yudai Nitta, Ryuta Nogami and Makuru Wada.