Returning to competition after a month focused on training, cyclist Elliott Doyle finished seventh in the Classic criterium Winston Salem Sunday in North Carolina.
Silber pro teammate, Ryan Roth, was fifth while the race was won by American John Murphy.
“It was a very technical course with six turns and mounted at every turn, summarized the cyclist Alma via Facebook. There were several groups and several breakaways during the race. My teammates helped me for the final sprint. It was difficult for me to sprint, but I am satisfied with my race. ”
Monday in the road race of the same classic, Doyle was not able to follow the pace imposed by the peloton. Teammate Ryan Roth won the long race of 177 km. “It was not a good day, agreed the athlete. I did not have a good feeling. ”
Elliott Doyle and his team will resume next Sunday action, the Philadelphia Classic. His role will be mainly crew for its partners.