Rabo-Giant, with Vredestein, doing great on the MTB european
European runners-Giant Rabobank Off-Road Championships and won medals at various European MTB National Championships that took place throughout the weekend. Swedish rider Emil Lindgren and Michiel van der Heijden Dutch took both the victory of the national championships in their respective countries.
Lindgren won a technical and muddy terrain in Boras, Suecia.Una heavy rain in the second half of the race, made the conditions were really challenging, though Linden escaped from its competitors and won his first national title in elite category. Vredestein tyres were a great help to get the medals.
The Rabobank rider, Giant also hit in the Netherlands with van der Heijden, the reigning World Junior XC, winning the U-23. The teammate Van der Heijden, Marco Minnaard, finished 29 seconds behind, taking the silver medal. Crowning the team effort in the Netherlands, Henk Jaap was Moorlag, who won the bronze medal in her first elite national championship category, after climbing to U23.
Also running for the Rabobank team-Giant during this weekend was Fabian Giger, who rode his XtC Advanced SL and got a 10th in the race for the National Championships in Switzerland, a muddy ground.