23.09.2020 · In evidence


Talent, victories, climbing skills and young age. These are the skills of the young Costa Rican climber under the Androni-Sidermec team in previous seasons. Already 9 victories among professionals for the 22-year-old climber, also winner of 4 rankings of best young rider and two GPM rankings as well as of the overall ranking of the Tour of China in 2017 and of the Sibiu Tour in 2019.

Kevin Rivera, twenty-two year old climber from Costa Rica, will wear the colors of Bardiani CSF Faizanè in the 2021 and 2022 seasons. The young and talented athlete despite his young age has already signed numerous successes among professionals, collecting 9 successes in four years. 3 in 2020, between stage victories and general rankings. Winner of the general ranking of the Tour of Chinain 2017 and of the Sibiu Tour in 2019, he has always performed well in the general classification in stage races, also winning 4 jerseys for the best young rider and two jerseys for the GPM. In 2021 and 2022 he is looking for the definitive grown in quality for which he has chosen to seek new stimuli and challenges in the Bardiani CSF Faizanè team.

Kevin Rivera introduces himself with these words: “I am happy to be able to face the new year, with a new team and new teammates. It will be two very important years for me and for my final growth as rider. My goal is to bring important victories to the team and to be able to participate, deserving the call-up, in the Giro d’Italia 2021 to test myself in one of the most important stage races in the world. “

In 2020 Kevin Rivera will still be involved in the Imola World Championships this weekend with the Costa Rica jersey, and then will focus to prepare for the new season, in Bardiani CSF Faizanè jersey.



1° Tour de Langkawi – Stage 4.

1° Vuelta al Tachira – Stage 6.

1° Vuelta al Tachira – Stage 7.

Best Young rider Vuelta al Tachira

Best Climber Vuelta al Tachira


1° General Ranking Sibiu Tour.

1° Sibiu Tour – Stage 2

1° Tour of China II, Stage 3

Best Climber, Tour of China II

Best Young Rider- Vuelta Ciclista Chile.

Best Young Rider – Tour of Bihor

Best Young Ride – Sibiu Tour

9° Milano-Torino.


1° Vuelta al Tachira – Stage 7.


1° General Ranking – Tour of China II

1° Tour of China II – Stage 7

Best Climber Tour of China II