Yuraytis gold in the time trial
The third Continental victory for the Kazakstan Juniors
After successes in the Individual and Team pursuits, Yekateryna Yuraytis repeated on the road, hitting the maximum result in the individual time trial, also the junores linked with the youth of the Astana BePink Women’s Team to won the gold medal.
The third of the Asian Cycling Championships in 2014 started in the velodrome “Saryarka” Astana’s special wooden track and then moved to Karaganda City, a place that is a little less than 200 kilometers from the capital, for the road disciplines.
In the time trial, the Kazakh class of 1996 covered the 15 km in 22:19. The others on the podium were the Japanese Yumi Kajihara (silver) and the Uzbek Ekaterina Knebeleva (bronze).
In the women’s elite race, however, Marzhan Baitleuova finished in sixth place.