Two weeks of hard work to increase endurance and physical strength. These are the objectives of Ivan Basso, Roman Kreuziger, Vincenzo Nibali, Franco Pellizotti and Sylwester Szmyd during their trainingcamp in Tenerife (Spain). Along with their the fitness coach Paul Slongo they reached Mount Teide on the 5th of February and they will stay their till the 19th of February. They will stay at 2,000 meters above sea level to enjoy the physiological benefits produced from the heights.
The journey to Mount Teide is also the first meeting of the "Operation Transparency ", sponsored by Liquigas-Doimo to show their methods of work and training to journalists.