Name: Marta Tagliaferro

Years Racing: 20 years

Specialty: sprinter / lead out

Nationality: Italian

Hometown: Campiglia dei Berici - Italy

Residence: Italy

Birthday: 4th November

Height: 162cm (only)

Strengths: I feel happy in all situations. There always a solution, we need only find it

PRO Since: 2008

+ What inspired you to start bike riding/racing?

My dad, I was so fat when I was a child

+ What inspires you every day to get on your bike?

Always my dad

+ What does inspire to achieve mean to you know?

The passion that I put in all I do.

+ How do you use data for your training and racing?

After every training/race I send all to my coach and we talk about the next training program.

+ What does technology bring into bike racing?

For example SRM is the best power meter and for sure the top of technology used into bike racing.

+ Did you like math and science in school?

Yes I dd

+ If you have a college degree, (or currently in the process) what is it in?

Physiotherapy for sure

+ If you could do one thing with AI (artificial intelligence) besides fight malware, what would it be?

I would like to beat terrorism in the world.

+ What is your super power?

Stand up in all bad situations

+ If you weren’t bike racing, what would you be doing?

A physiotherapist

+ What are your favorite pastimes and hobbies outside of bikes?

I love follow my girlfriend’s soccer games

+ What is your most memorable day on the bike?

I was junior and I won with a solo break the national championship.

+ What is the most embarrassing thing that has happened to you on a bike?

Crash like a stupid in front of a lot of people.

+ Who is your hero?

Superman!

+ What is one piece of advice you would give to another up and coming cyclist or fan?

Do all training like if would be a race

+ Favorite songs or playlist to listen to while training or warming up?

Spotify is my best app

+ When you think of your happy place, where is that?

Marsa Alam, Egypt

+ Do you have a favorite quote or mantra?

I believe in karma. What you do, good or bad, will come back for sure in the feature.

+ What is your vice?

It’s better not say 😂😂😂

+ You are stranded on a desert island and have to choose one thing to have with you. What is that?

Another time It’s better don’t say:-D

+ What is your favorite race and why?

Giro d’Italia, I love the atmosphere