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Sam Watson – Seventh in the GP della Liberazione

"I’m someone who can do a bit of everything without being a bunch sprinter or a pure climber."


VeloVeritas spoke recently to Paul Double after his excellent podium finish in the Giro di Romagna – but he’s not the only Englishman going well in Bella Italia, arguably the toughest u23 school on the planet. The 2021 GP della Liberazione, won by 22 year-old, Michele Gazzoli of the Colpack Ballan squad – few top u23 races in Italy don’t have a Colpack man on the podium – saw ‘Brit’ Sam Watson in seventh spot behind the Italian.

‘He’d be a good lad to catch up with,’ we thought to ourselves…