Dylan Teuns (BMC Racing) won stage 3 of the Tour of Poland after being the strongest on the final steep kilometer to the line in Szczyrk. Peter Sagan and Rafal Majka rounded out the podium for Bora-Hansgrohe in 2nd and 3rd respectively. Stage 3 of the Tour of Poland saw the first real climbs come into to play as 4 categorised climbs were to be completed during today’s 161km stage. Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka was hoping Nathan Haas, Ben O’Connor and Natnael Berhane could play a role in the finale and so we rode in support of the trio. Over the penultimate climb of.
Tomorrow the Vuelta a Burgos gets underway in Spain and Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka will send a strong climbing group to the UCI 2.HC event. As an event that our African Team has used in previous year’s as part of our final preparation for the Vuelta a Espana, we look forward to returning to the 5-stage Vuelta a Burgos event once again with a similar purpose in mind. This year the 2 summit finish stages, stage 3 and stage 5, will be targets for our climbing focused roster. In Igor Anton, Omar Fraile, Merhawi Kudus, Lachlan Morton, Jacques Janse van Rensburg and Ben King.
Stage 2 of the Tour of Poland and another sprint finish was the result. This time we had Youcef Reguigui in the mix and Algerian got up in there for a solid 5th place..