Alessandro Ballan

Alessandro Ballan

Professional cyclist since 2004. He has won the Tour of Flanders in 2007 (and for this he is well-known and appreciated in North-Europe) and won the 2008 UCI Road Race World Championships. He is Italy's latest World Champion.

Alessandro Ballan's advice - Cycle in a group

Learn how to cycle in a group to protect your health and optimize your effort

Alessandro Ballan's advice - The cold

Cold weather does not entice to head out and often it’s smarter to opt for an indoor training session that is well structured and keeps you protected from bad weather and the risk of getting sick. There are, however, also winter days that allow for bike rides outdoors and only require some clever small adjustments so that you can withstand the cold.

Alessandro Ballan's advice - Posture

5 tips for a correct posture on the bike.

It’s almost time for Paris-Roubaix.

As told by Alessandro Ballan: “Everything you need to know about this classic, its cobblestones and what it meant for my career.”

The Tour of Flanders by Alessandro Ballan

The Tour of Flanders is one of the most beautiful classic races. Our Alessandro Ballan is the last Italian to win this race, in 2007. He will tell us more about this race and his experience.

ballan per hot space

Start today with making this your best season yet!

March has started and spring is enticing us, with its bright days and softer temperatures after a long winter, to take out our bicycle.

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The authors

  • Barbara Fedrigo

    Barbara Fedrigo

  • Gianluca Melegati

    Gianluca Melegati

  • Fabio Vedana

    Fabio Vedana

  • Loris Perticarini

    Loris Perticarini

  • Sergio Migliorini

    Sergio Migliorini

  • Alessandro Ballan

    Alessandro Ballan

  • Davide Cassani

    Davide Cassani

  • Editorial Board

    Editorial Board

  • Niklas Quetri

    Niklas Quetri

  • Elisabetta Borgia

    Elisabetta Borgia

  • Tatiana Gaudimonte

    Tatiana Gaudimonte

  • Daniel Fontana

    Daniel Fontana

  • Andrea Gabba

    Andrea Gabba