Silverback rider, Jennie Stenerhag sealed a great victory at the 2019 Sakarya MTB Cup XCO race. The event took place in Turkey on Friday the 13th.
The race held the men’s and women’s category, where Jennie Stenerhag riding for ABRO in Sweden came first in the Elite women’s category, while Guzel Akhmadullina came second and Esra Akgonul finished third.
The Mayor of the Metropolitan Municipality, Ekrem Yuce handed over the medals to the cyclist who completed the first 3 ranks of the championship.
“It was a very hard day at the Sakarya mtb cup XCM today, this course will be a proper test for next year’s World Championship. I was exhausted after all the climbing in the heat and very happy to see the finish line,” adds Stenerhag.
“Sending water to Africa on the podium was a new experience,” says Jennie after the race.
Jennie Stenerhag raced the new Stratos SBC as her weapon of choice and is the fastest bike at this bicycle event.
The MTB Cup Sakarya XCO-XCM races are one of the preliminary races of World Mountain Bike Marathon Championship which will be held in 2020. Find out more about the event HERE.