Fighting against a surprising and strong storm that covered them during the whole tour, the Cogeas Mettler Pro Cycling Team, has been ranked 12th in the World Cup in Sweden, a test belonging to the UCI Women’s World Tour calendar, held in the Swedish city of Vårgårda, on August 11th and 13th.
The girls of the Cogeas Mettler Pro Cycling Team, the Russian Olga Zabelinskaya, Maria Novoloskaya, Elizaveta Oshurkova, Gulnaz Badikova, Karina Kasenova, and the Cypriot Antri Christoforou, were the first team to take the game at the exact moment when the storm started.
Cogeas Mettler Technical Director Serghey Klimov is satisfied with the performance of his runners, and clarified: « we had many problems before the race, the rain was a negative factor for all teams, we talked to cyclists and drew positive conclusions of everything « , said the former professional cyclist.
The event began at one o’clock on Saturday, August 11, with a team time trial of 42.5 kilometers, with departure and arrival in the city of Vårgårda. On Monday, August 13, the road test will be held, with a distance of 141 kilometers. The test will start at 5:10 pm, where the Cogeas Mettler cyclists will try to give the best of them.