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Grand Prix de Plouay lorient agglo TROPHEE WNT

A Brazilian team in Plouay


23 teams will take part in the 18th edition of the Grand Prix Plouay - Lorient Agglo, counting as the twentieth round of the Women's WorldTour calendar. Once again female cyclists will come from all over the world. Among them will be members of the Brazilian Memorial - Santos team on Saturday, August 31, 2019.

Since 2004 and the appearance of the first Brazilian who took part in the Grand Prix Plouay - Lorient Agglo, JanildesFernandes Silva, there are regularly competitors from this country in the peloton taking part in the race on Saturday afternoon.

The 2019 edition will however be a great first with the participation of a Brazilian team including six cyclists from this country. Memorial - Santos will be at the rendez-vouswith some of the best Brazilian cyclists, starting with Flavia Marie Oliviera, 7th in Rio Olympic Games in 2016.

Memorial - Santos is a team from the port city of Santos, in the state of São Paulo.

Flavia Marie Oliviera as leader

Memorial - Santos presented its first list of riders for Plouay under the direction of the sporting director Claudio Diegues.

221. Flavia Marie Oliveira (Bra, 37). 16th in 2011 and 18th in 2015, the most experienced rider from the Memorial Santos team already has a beautiful past behind her in the Grand Prix of Plouay Women. Also 7th in the Rio Olympic Games road race in 2016, she will be the leader of her team.

222. Ana Paula Polegatch (Bra, 30). 3rd in the Chabany Race (1.2) this season, she is among the best Brazilian cyclists since the beginning of 2010. She will live her first experience on the Grand Prix of PlouayWomen.


224. Thayna Araujo de Lima (Bra, 22). The youngest member of the team continues to learn. After some classics in Belgium, she will also discover the biggest bretonrace.

225. Taise Benato (Bra, 27). She will live her first experience on the Grand Prix of PlouayWomen.

226. Giovana Cruz Corsi (Bra, 36). She will live her first experience on the Grand Prix of PlouayWomen.

The announced substitute is Adrielle Alves Mendes (Bra).

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