News 22.05.2018 Imst

Team corratec with a huge Team performance in Imst

At the last weekend, the team corratec participated with 6 riders at the granfondo Race in Imst/Austria. The first races in Italy, the Granfondo Riccione and Giro Sardegna, went already very successful for the entire team. Now the season is going on very fast with races almost every weekend and the team arrived with high expectations in Imst on Friday 18th of May. The granfondo race in Imst included 2 races. On Saturday there was just a short uphill sprint of 1.5 Km and 158 meters of altitude. Here Michael Spögler took the victory in a tremendous way. The following day, the team started with a total of 6 riders on the two race tracks. Michael Spögler, Michael Markolf, Martin Reisner and Roland Döring tackled the long distance with 110 kilometers and about 2300 meters of uphill. There were two crucial parts of the race. At the first long climb from Haiming up to the top oft he Kühtai, Michael Spögler forced the pace and went in a solo breakaway. At the top of the climb he had a gap of approximately two minutes to the following chasing group. Just before the final climb, two competitors came up to Spögler. But the young south tyrolean increased the pace once again and took an impressive solo win 35 seconds in front of the next rider. Michael Markolf crossed the finish line with the next purchases and scored the 5th place overall as well as the 2nd place in his age class. Johannes Berndl and Tomas Mojares did the short track. Especially the performance of Johannes Berndl was very impressive. After a long break of racing he showed a huge effort and formed the racing in a great extent. This awesome performance was rewarded with the 4th place of the general classification and the victory of his category. His teammate the young Tomas Mojares came accross also with Berndl and proofed that he is actually in great shape. All in all he placed 5th and won his age class as well. All in all the team is more than pleased with the results and the team performance at the granfondo race in Imst. Therefore everybody is looking forward to the upcoming races in Austria. The next classic is already waiting on Sunday the 27th of May in Radstadt / Austria.

More information and the detailed race report on the team homepage: HERE.

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