20th April 2014
The first victory of the season Jaroslav could tick off yesterday after winning the first race of Czech National MTB Cup in Teplice.
Jaro’s health problems have finally gone and he is getting slowly into a good shape. On the fast course he decied about his victory during the last lap.
“I just kept my pace, and was in the front group from the begining but I didnt feel extra good, I have to say. So I simply did not try anything in the race, the pace suit me how it went,”said after the race.
“I believed into myself because during the race I was setting the tempo for most of the time. I made an attack in last lap and quit from Polish Marek Konwa,” he added to UCI C1 category race. Jaroslav won race of National series after nearly 4 years – his last win was from 2010 season.Specialized Racing team member will move to Cairns, Australia on monday for the second race of UCI Mountain Bike World Cup.
1. Jaroslav Kulhavý (Specialized Racing ) 1:41:09
2. Jan Nesvadba (Superior Rubena Team) +0:05
3. Marek Konwa (POL, Betch.nl Superior MTB Team) +0:20
4. Pavel Boudný (Česká spořitelna – Specialized) +0:20
5. Jiří Novák (Betch.nl Superior MTB Team) +0:58