The final stage of the Tour of Turkey was a circuit race around Istanbul. MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung kept its nose clean and stayed out of trouble while riding to set up the sprint. There would be no stage result for us but Serge Pauwels ticked all the right boxes to secure 5th overall on GC. Stiehl Photography got the final day of racings shots for us..
The third and final stage of the inaugural Tour of Yorkshire was characterized by six categorized climbs, which made for a tough day in the office. The 170 kilometers from Wakefield to Leeds got off to a fast start and it seemed that every team wanted to have a rider in the days break. Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung managed to put Reinardt Janse van Rensburg out front. The break of five managed to gain a maximum advantage of around five minutes, before Sky decided to lift the tempo of the peloton for their race leader Lars-Petter Nordhaug. With around 50 kilometers to go the break split,.