The opening two stages of the Amgen Tour of California saw near on identical results. MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung had Tyler Farrar sprint to 8th place on both of the stages. Here are some cool shots of our boys in action courtesy of Stiehl Photography..
Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung will once again take part in the Bayern Rundfahrt when the race gets underway on Wednesday. The 5 stage UCI 2.HC event is Germany’s only stage race for professional riders making it one of the highlights on the European calendar. With having a number of German personal on MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung, the Bayern Rundfahrt has always been an important tour for our team. This year, for the 36th edition we will once again have a number of staff as well as Andreas Stauff taking part in their homeland event. The 5 stages include 4 road stages, all of which could be.
The 2nd stage of the Amgen Tour of California would see another mass sprint with a close on identical result sheet to yesterday’s stage. Mark Cavendish (Etixx-Quickstep) took his 2nd victory in as many days with Peter Sagan (Tinkoff-Saxo) again the bridesmaid. Wouter Wippert (Drapac) secured the final podium spot. It was Tyler Farrar who would be mixing it up in the finale for MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung once again and just like yesterday, the American would cross the line in 8th spot after a rather messy sprint. The run-in to the line was disrupted by a crash that occurred in the front portion of the.