Dylan Groenewegen (Team Visma-Jumbo) sprinted to the final stage victory of the Vuelta Valenciana as Jon Izagirre (Team Astana) took out the overall race victory. The Vuelta Valencia came to a close with just a short 88km sprint stage ending in a few circuit laps in the main city. It was a technical local lap in Valencia, that saw a large crash in the final kilometers, but fortunately none of our Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka riders were involved. Boasson Hagen got through the carnage on the final lap to contest the sprint, but it was Groenewegen who was fastest. Our Norwegian capped off a.
Daryl Impey (Mitchelton-Scott) successfully defended his South African road race title, beating our Ryan Gibbons and Stefan de Bod into the minor podium placings. A tough 162km circuit race around the City of Tshwane played host to the South African road race championships. Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka had the numbers advantage with 7 strong riders on the start line but defending champion Daryl Impey, as one of the top riders in the world, was going to be tough to beat. Our African Team was able to get into a good position with Nicholas Dlamini up the road, solo in the final 15km, and Impey.