With the final stage finished, the 17th Tour of Qinghai Lake International Road Cycling Race has come to an end successfully on 4th, August, 2018. The competition was held from 22rd, July to 4th, August in Qinghai, Gansu and Ningxia three provinces, with 13 stages and lasting 14 days. There are 22 International Cycling Union (UCI) professional teams from all over the world participated in this professional Cycling race.
Ningxia Sports Lottery LIVALL Intercontinental Cycling Team has 7 cyclists attending this competition, including three Chinese cyclists: Qiao Feng, Li Shan, and Gao Peng and four foreign cyclists: TIM ARIESEN (the Netherlands), MAURICIO ORTEGA (Colombia), POLIVODA (Ukraine) as well as BOUGLAS GEORGIOS (Greece). At this competition, Ningxia Sports Lottery LIVALL Intercontinental Cycling Team achieved outstanding results by standing on the podium for three times.
Ningxia Sports Lottery LIVALL Cycling Team has won the first stage (Ledu-Xining) of the 17th Tour of Qinghai Lake International Road Cycling Race and successfully put on the yellow jersey, a symbol of overall score first, as well as the green jersey, a symbol of the first sprint in the race. At the 7th stage (Qilan-Menyuan), with a total length of 169 kilometers, and at the 8th stage (Qingshizui-Zhangye), with a total length of 237km, TIM ARIESEN has stood on the podium twice with ranking three in the personal overall score.
What’s worth mentioning is that MAURICIO ORTEGA from Ningxia Sports Lottery LIVALL Cycling Team, who broke two ribs at the third stage (Duoba-Guide) and still choose to finish the whole race, has showed us unbelievable courage, professional quality, and tenacious spirit.
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