Today, on Saturday 27 August in Podgórzyn and Borowice near Jelenia Góra Mountains Championships of Poland in road cycling started. For two days (27-28 August 2011) the top Polish cyclists of all age categories are going to fight for the title of the Mountain Champion of Poland.
The most important race of the championships – the elite cyclists start – will be held on Sunday along the route Podgórzyn – Sosnówka – Borowice. The elite cyclists will have altogether 124.4 kilometres to ride ( 8 laps 14.5 km each + the access stretch 8 km). In the elite race, top Polish cyclists from all professional teams are expected on the route of the championships.
Marek Rutkiewicz (now a cyclist of CCC Polsat Polkowice) is going to defend the title of the mountains Champion of Poland. He will be supported by team team in the following composition: Tomasz Marczyński, Jacek Morajko, Adrian Honkisz, Dariusz Batek, Łukasz Bodnar, Błażej Janiaczyk, Tomasz Kiendyś, Sylwester Janiszewski, Tomasz Smoleń, Bartłomiej Matysiak, Kamil Zieliński, Rafał Ratajczyk and Paweł Charucki.