Alé BTC Ljubljana’s palmares is enriched with the title of Spanish Champion of the Women Elite Individual Time Trial won this morning by Mavi Garcia. A clear victory, built with a great progression in the final that allowed her to finish the 26.3 kilometres of the race, designed between Cazorla and La Iruela (Jaén), with a time of 44 minutes.
Garcia was one minute and 46 seconds ahead of second-placed Sara Martin (Sopela Women’s Team) and one minute and 55 seconds ahead of third-placed Sheyla Gutierrez (Movistar Team Women).
After the recent second place obtained at the Strade Bianche, this is a victory that attest the great condition enjoyed by the Spanish Mavi Garcia, who will also take part tomorrow in the road race of the Spanish National Championship.
Mavi Garcia after the victory said: “It was a very demanding time trial, a race to be faced with a lot of head because after a quick start, the race was very hard and the last two and a half kilometers were very very hard. I made a lot of effort, but in the end I’m very happy for the result, for the time I did and especially for the future because this performance confirms that I’m in a very good condition”.
In the meantime, this afternoon there is also the Italian Time Trial Championship on the distance of 34,7 km from Bassano del Grappa to Cittadella. In race, with their military corp team “Fiamme Azzurre”, there are also our Tatiana Guderzo and Marta Bastianelli.