Paterski: “We were well prepared for this race”

Yesterday, with the stage in Barcelona ended the Spanish 94th cycle World Tour – Volta a Catalunya. Very high, the 4th place during this stage, took Maciek Paterski (CCC Polsat Polkowice).

At the last , very difficult because of the weather conditions stage of the race the Volta a Catalunya , Maciek Paterski ( CCC Polsat Polkowice ) reported its very good performance. Immediately after the start of the peloton was in the 13 -strong group of refugees , from which the finish line reunites five riders . Finally, the completed stage , finishing in fourth place .
I am glad that this time the leg from start allowed me to participate in this escape – he said Maciek Paterski . Practically the whole race I had a problem , so to take to escape. This time , at the end of the race did.

For a long time we were traveling in the 13 -man escape but everything played out in the final rounds. Three laps from the end Westra attacked . Voeckler tried to keep him out of the wheel, but it did not work and we were a foursome . The last round took off Burghardt . We tried with Voeckler him jump . At the last congress Voeckler attacked me . He managed to jump to Burghardt , and I was , and I hit the finish line in fourth place , three seconds behind them.

As a team we were well prepared for this race and so it presented . All team riders engaged every day up to and I think in the next races this will pay off and you will be getting better. My next starts were Volta Limburg Classic, Slezanski Monk in Sobotka , De Brabantse Pijl and the Amstel Gold Race – ended Maciej Paterski .