Team Santic-UKYO- SAUDI TOUR 2023
On January 30, 2023, the UCI 2-1 Stage Saudi Tour begins. JCL teamUKYO's first race is the World Tour, a big race with many professional teams.
The stage race was held in Saudi Arabia, where hot, dry weather and desert sand rolled up.
Fighting strong crosswinds puts the crew in an even tougher situation.
The first stage is mostly straight with two sprint points at the top of a long, gentle slope.
Course layout. As soon as the game really starts, Unoex and Eucardi pop outTakeyama quickly led his five players, including his player at the Pro Tour.
But where drivers struggle here are the crosswinds and endless bumps and rough roads.
In this unfavorable situation, the main players were pushed away one after another, and Oka, Yamamoto, Prades and Creed were also fighting for the lead.
As the miles passed, the leg gap widened and two runners got ahead of the other four runners, including Zhushan.
JAYCO ALULA team led by Dylan. A long and intense series centered on them.
No.6 JCL TEAM UKYO retired from the race with 20km left until speeding up, Yamamoto was delayed once.
The grouping was successful and the last 10 kilometers were full of excitement.
TEAM JAYCO ALULA's train catches his two deserters in the last few kilometers.
When he reached the sprint, Dylan got the Tieline and took the win.
Although Yamamoto climbed the remaining 2km, he continued to run hard and eventually finished in 31st place.