BMC Racing team won the team time ride, which began competition of riders in the Giro del Trentino. The team CCC Polsat Polkowice took 9th place.
Today’s riders from 16 cycling teams began competing in the 38th edition of the Giro del Trentino ( No. UCI 2HC ). This very difficult stage race, is for many riders from the world of the peloton last test before the start of the Giro d’Italia. Race consists of four stages, which will be played on the road the province of Trento. The first step will be Team time trial , the other three stages are mountain stages ending on the uphills.
Program of the race :
1. stage: Riva del Garda – Arco (14.3 km ) – Team time trial ;
2. stage: Limone sul Garda – San Giacomo di Brentonico (164.5 miles)
3. stage: Mori – Roncone , loc. Pozza (184.4 miles)
4. stage: Val Daone – Monte Bondone , Trento (175 miles)
The Giro del Trentino started CCC Polsat Polkowice team composed of Josef Cerny , Adrian Honkisz , Jaroslaw Marycz , Bartlomiej Matysiak , Lukasz Owsian , Maciej Paterski , Marek Rutkiewicz and Mateusz Taciak .
At the beginning of the competition riders played a team time trial on a relatively short , 13.4 km long , flat route from Riva del Garda to Arco .