MWG: Riccardo Bolzan (Cycling Team Friuli) won 1st stage in Miechów

After the sprint duel at the finish line in Miechowie victory won by beating Italy’s Riccardo Bolzan Erica Baska (Dukla Trencin) and Blaise Janiaczyk (Bank BGZ Team).

The first stage of the Malopolska Mountain Race began in Trzebina, where on a sunny day, 139 persons peloton went to 161 km route resulted in Miechowie finish. Route stage was not a very difficult, though severely crimped the first part, where there were two mountain ranges, much given to riders in the characters. An additional difficulty was pretty high the temperature throughout the stage which resulted in a total that is less than 27 riders competing.

From the start the riders imposed very high rate of driving and began regular attacks. After passing the first line of premium mountain, located on three mile and won by Jack Morajkę (CCC Polsat Polkowice) of the pack “went” further attacks and managed to leave three riders. The escape took to Marcin Sapa (BDC MarcPol Team), Kornel Jay (Las Vegas Power Energy Drink) and Max Walsleben (Team Nutrixxion-Abus). Attempt to jump to escape took Aliaksei Tsikhanau (RCOP-Belarus), but unfortunately she ended up failing.