Andrea Guardini (Astana) won yet another stage of the Tour de Langkawi, sprinting to victory ahead of Jakub Mareczko (Southeast) and Andrea Palini (Skydive Dubai) on today’s 7th stage. Reinardt Janse van Rensburg retained the overall race lead by crossing the line in 5th position. The 7th stage was the longest stage of this year’s Tour de Langkawi at 202km and certainly the toughest for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka. With Janse van Rensburg only leading the general classification by 11 seconds from Daniel Jaramillo (United Healthcare) and 12 seconds from Miguel Angel Lopez (Astana), our African Team were attacked from the gun this morning..
The 5th and 6th stages of the Tour de Langkawi were two great days of racing for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka. Reinardt Janse van Rensburg sprinted to 3rd place once again and then the following day he moved into the overall race lead. Stiehl Photography captured all the excitement..