Navardauskas 5th on the 2nd stage of the "La Tropicale Amissa Bongo"
The second stage of the African 2.1 race was only 107km long, but very active from the start on, and the punch split into two. Finally there was a group of 26 riders going for the win. There was a late attack of 3 riders, Natnael Tesfatsion (Eritrea) was the only man from the 3 to resist to the come back of the chasers and got the first individual pro win of his career. He is riding for the NTT Continental Cycling Team during the season. The Lithuanian Champion Ramunas Navardauskas (Nippo Delko One Provence) finished 5th.
Photo: La Tropicale Amissa Bongo