The first day of the race welcome us with greeted heat, the temperature reached almost 40 degrees. Spa Park in Kudowa Zdroj bathed in the sun looks great. Prologue was short, but pretty tough - almost 8km of uphill. Promptly at 14:00 first riders start the race.
Tomas Vokrouhlik team BMC - Savo Racing Team (CZE) set the best time in SOLO MAN. Second place for an American Jason Sager (USA), third place for Fabrice Clement (SUI). Todays best team was the Swiss team BMC Zimmermann New York. Second place for the Swat Brothers (POL), and the third for Czechs form BMC Savo Racing Team. The fastest woman was Catherine Williamson from South Africa an the best mix was a pair of MTBO Team Denmark.