Stradalli-Bike Aid began racing Monday at La Tropicale Amissa Bongo

Stradalli-Bike Aid began racing Monday at La Tropicale Amissa Bongo, UCI 2.1 7 day stage race. Today we took our first podium with Meron Teshome sprinting for third place at the finish of Stage 2. Andrea Palini of Skydive Dubai Pro Cycling took first place and Yauheni Hutarovich of Fortuneo-Vital Concept took second. 

After 2 stages, Jean Bosco Nsengimana sits third overall on the general classification and holds the youth classification white leaders jersey. Jean Bosco last year won the general classification at Tour du Rwanda and is one of the top up and coming riders out of the African continent. 

Stradalli-Bike Aid is currently tied for first place in the team classification. La Tropicale Amissa Bongo continues tomorrow with a very hilly Stage 3 in Gabon, Africa.