Dario is a consummate mentor, road captain and teammate with 17 years of professional racing experience. He has competed in 25 Grand Tours, finishing 21, and his palmarès is decorated with five victories, including a stage each of the Giro d’Italia (2019) and the Vuelta (2012). Dario returned to action in 2023 after suffering a serious injury early in the season. His resiliency is second to none.  

Date of birth


Lidl-Trek / Men
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What’s your secret talent that no one knows about?

Grooming my dachshund dog.

Tell us about your greatest cycling achievement.

Achieving the respect from my colleagues is the greatest thing.

If your house was on fire and you could only save one material possession what would it be?

The first road bike my father bought for me when I was 10 years old.

What is your favorite Bontrager or Trek equipment?

Trek Madone.