Born: 26 Mar 1986
Four most significant cycling achievements?
2nd place European Championship Road U23 2009, 1st place on first stage of the Volta Catalunya ProTour 2010, four stages in the Mountain leaders jersey in the Giro d'Italia 2010, the whole season 2010
Best moment on bike?
Giro d'Italia 2010
Person who has had the most influence on your cycling career and why?
Rider you most revere/admire and why?
What was your first ever bike?
Giant road bike
Your most "impressive" injury?
I've broken both elbows!
What is your favourite route?
Milan - San Remo
If you were not a pro-racer what would you be doing right now?
I don't know!
What is your hidden talent?
What is your favourite food?
Do you have a particular lucky ritual before a race or any other quirks or superstitions?
That is a secret! ;-)
Whats your aim for this season and beyond?
I will win races!
What does being in Endura Racing mean to you?