Diego Tamayo and Marlies Mejías, Titans of the Tropics
The Titan Tropic Cuba by Gaes comes to an end in an espectacular finale on the white sands of Cayo Jutías, with victory in the general classification for the Colombian Diego Tamayo, who repeats triumph in Cuba for the second time in a row. In the women category, the Cuban Marles Mejias has taken the title. This ends a week of MTB to remember with victory in the last stage for the locals Yoandy Freire and Olga Echenique.
In the Fat Bikes, former Formula One driver Jaime Alguersuari has shown that he is a total sportsman and has imposed himself in this demanding category, while in the Mixed Duo the Pivot DNA Americans Shannon Boffeli and Jennifer Hanks have triumphed in the Cuban race.
Males Last Stage:
.1. Yoandi Freire (CUB) 2h:12:05
.2. Álvaro Soca (CUB) at 0:20
.3. Diego Tamayo (COL/TAMAYO TEAM) at 0:21
.4. Cristofer Bosque (ESP/Tomás Bellés) at 1:22
.5. Tinker Juárez (USA/Cannondale) at 2:59
.6. Roberto Bou (ESP/Tomás Bellés) at 4:11
.7. J.L Gómez (ESP/Tomás Bellés) at 14:27
.8. Jairo López (CUB) at 14:51
.9. Miquel Mas (ESP) at 14:52
10. Daniel Baena (ESP, Hybda Cycling Team) at 17:36
1. Diego Tamayo (COL/TAMAYO TEAM) 12h.24:43
.2. Yoandy Freire (CUB) at 6:45
.3. Roberto Bou (ESP/Tomás Bellés) at 7:24
.4. Cristofer Bosque (ESP/Tomás Bellés) at 10:44
.5. Tinker Juárez (USA/Cannondale) at 17:51
.6. Álvaro Soca (CUB) at 20:00
.7. Josep Betalú (ESP/Taymory) at 37:58
.8. J.L Gómez (ESP/Tomás Bellés) at 47:30
.9. Yasmani Balmaceda (CUB) at 1h:12:46.
10. Kevin Hines (USA) at 1h:52:31.
Females Last Stage:
.1. Olga A. Echenique (CUB) 2h.42:05
.2. Marlies Mejías (CUB) m.t.
.3. Nuria Picas (ESP/Tom…s Bellés) at 1:24
.1. Marlies Mejías (CUB) 15h.04:40
.2. Nuria Picas (ESP/Tom…s Bellés) at 07:58
.3. Olga A. Echenique (CUB) at 13:04
.4. Selene Yeager (USA) at1h:16:30.