Quickstep-Floors won the opening stage team time trial of the Adratica Ionica Race, with Elia Viviani crossing the line first to don the overall race leaders jersey. UAE-Emirates was the 2nd fastest team over the 23km course and Trek-Segafredo placed 3rd. The Adriatica Ionica Race got underway with a 23km team time trial in Lido di Jesolo. Our African Team was the 3rd team off from the start house out of 16 teams at the race. Despite being 1 rider short, our 6 riders were able to post a more than respectable time of 26’02” at an average speed of 53.7km/h. In the end our.