Cypriot cyclist from Cogeas Mettler Look, Andria Christoforou, had a great performance in Israel, to wangle the time trial of 19 kilometers starting in the city of Ovot, targeting the high known as « The Scorpion Trail » in the vicinity of Dead Sea. The Cypriot road champion demonstrated her qualities of climber, won the difficult test stopping the chronometers with a time of 41 minutes 48, setting the best record at an average of 27.27 km / h.
The local rider Omer Shapira of the Canyon SRAM Racing was placed in second place, 39 seconds from the winner. In the third place came the Israeli cyclist Rotem Gafinovitz 2:43 minutes from the winner. Meanwhile Finnish cyclist Saarelaine Sari of Cogeas Mettler Look, was fifth in the race against the clock, 3:33 minutes from her teammate Andria Christoforou.