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We did it again

Written by Il Grillo at 22:51 22/5-2020

  31 seasons ago in season 22 Diederik Calweart won Ainet Bruggen for us. Today Adrian Durakovic repeats history!

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We did it again

  31 seasons ago in season 22 Diederik Calweart won Ainet Bruggen for us. Today Adrian Durakovic repeats history!...

22/5-2020

100 Victories

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25/12-2016

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12/7-2016

Milestone in OCM history

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1/6-2016

Amazement

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29/6-2015

Il Grillo rides World Tour

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12/4-2015

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3/4-2015

Egbert does it, Bergen won, Palmares complete!

  He was the favorite, and he delivered! Egbert van Asseldonck has won Bergen Rundtour thus completing the series of classics we have been wanting to win. Il gril...

20/1-2015

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  Il Grillo, with Amund Nygaart, Egbert van Asseldonk and Osvald Beyer has a long standing tradition in hilly races. But recent training has uncovered a new talen...

10/12-2014

Ejnar Rosenborg and the stuff of legends

  He did it! AGAIN! Ejnar Rosenborg, now aged 30, just won classic Zurich Bern Zurich thus completing his second double victory in the Mountain classics. The winn...

27/9-2014

200 results

  With Geert Franken in topform Il Grillo scored its 200th result with a third place in Asane GP. This same Geert Franken is also the new star, his skill are simi...

5/9-2014

What is Il Grillo?

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26/8-2014

World champions!

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15/6-2014

Rosenborg Crowned

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8/4-2014

I Grilli piu bono

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2/1-2014

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10/11-2013

A-M-U-N-D!

  He rulz... not even fully trained and a second place already, before that a top 9 as a non-captain. And his skills go to*9... Love the guy!!!!...

30/9-2013

E-J-N-A-R!!!!!

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4/6-2013

E-J-N-A-R!!!

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19/4-2013

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16/2-2013

Classic Win

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31/10-2012

I AM NOT TOO OLD!!!

  Shouted Truman Vancil after finishing second in Kriterium landeck. He said to have been disappointed by the general lack of trust in him and that he was very ha...

25/6-2012

Osvald Beyer has left us.

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Hommerts Cycling Team at 11:44 23/5-2020
  congrats!

CC Est at 23:53 22/5-2020
  Great!

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