Specialties and Strengths: One-day races, stage races
Alberto Bettiol joins BMC Racing Team for the 2018 season, and while he may only be 24 years old, he has been racing in the UCI WorldTour peloton for the past four years and has some very promising results to his name.
Bettiol’s potential at one-day Classic races is evident with the Italian rider recording top ten finishes at Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec and Montreal and second at Bretagne Classic - Ouest-France in 2016. More recently, at the 2017 Clasica Ciclista San Sebastian, Bettiol finished in sixth place against some of the best climbers in the world.
Bettiol has a diverse set of racing skills and has also demonstrated that he can be competitive at stage races with third place overall at the 2016 Tour of Poland on his palmarès.