Team Sweden at the ISDE Spain

Day 3 | October 13, 2016

By Gjermund Frostad

Sweden’s Junior Trophy Team extends their lead at Day 3 in Spain. With some rain in the morning, it was a difficult day with a lot of riders struggling on the course and they ended up receiving some penalties.

Junior Trophy:

1) Sweden, 6:12:19.91. 2) USA, 6:14:15.51. 3) Italy, 6:15:50.42. 4) France, 6:18:36.99. 5) Finland, 6:20:11.14. 6) Storbritannien, 6:21:08.15.

Junior total after day 3:

1) Josep Garcia, ESP, 2:00:22.1. 2) Albin Elowson, SWE, 2:02:28.60. 3) Davide Soreca, ITA, 2:03:03. 4) Streward Baylor, USA, 2:03:37. 5) Grant Baylor, USA, 2:04:15. 6) Jesper Börjesson, SWE, 2:04:39.
Swedish tire change video starts around the 6:10 mark:

 

To quote Albin Elowson, “Day 3 is in the books! It’s been 3 good days for the team. We have been in 1st position since day 1. I’m currently 12th overall and 2nd in Junior. Let’s bring on day 4!”

 

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Jesper Borjesson had a tough day here in Spain. He had a rough time finding his groove all day and lost some time.

Women’s Trophy Team:

1) Australia, 4:43:12.06. 2) Spain, 4:46:35.40. 3) Germany, 4:56:47.60. 4) USA, 5:01:18.65.
5) Sweden, 5:01:34.10. 6) Canada, 5:19:32.19.

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Amana Elwin and the Swedish Woman’s Trophy Team is currently 5th in the standings.

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