Lotte Kopecky rushed straight to the victory in her first race on the road of the season. She won the sprint in the Tour of Valencia, for women, a one day race which was first held in Spain, on the same course as the men.
“I had at the start of the race a good feeling”, she responds. “And so I asked my team mates to me in the last three, four kilometers safely in the front of the pack.” As he sprinted Kopecky to the victory. “My team mates did their job perfectly and I am happy that I could finish it”, she continues. “This victory is good for confidence in the prospect of the world championships on the track.”
Kopecky runs at the end of this month’s track cycling world CHAMPIONSHIPS (February 27 – march 3) in the Dutch Apeldoorn.