The first gold medals and rainbow jerseys have been awarded at the 2019 UCI Gran Fondo World Championship in Poznan, Poland. 432 riders lined up in the start house and one-by-one rolled down a ramp to begin the 18.3km Individual Time Trial (ITT).
American Brock Mason had the fastest time of the day at 23:08 or 46.7km/hr and won the Mens 19-34 age category.
The fastest women was Ewa Bankowska from host country Poland who clocked 25:44 and won the Womens 35-39 age category.
2019 UCI Gran Fondo ITT World Champions by age category (M;W)
19-34 MASON BROCK USA; SIMENC LAURA SLO
35-39 MARTIKAINEN TOMMI FIN; BAŃKOWSKA EWA POL
40-44 WOJCIAK MIROSLAW POL; KOLWEYH AMELIE GER
45-49 MOUSTGAARD ANDERS DEN; SCHÜTZ ADELHEID GER
50-54 SWINAND GREGORY IRL; DAVIS ANNA AUS
55-59 FERNANDEZ MARTINEZ ESP; CHRISTENSEN KAREN DEN
60-64 KUZNETSOV VLADIMIR RUS; JEANNIE LONGO FRA
65-69 PELLET GILLES FRA; LUNDSTRÖM LENA SWE
70-74 FERGUSON GARY NZL; ACKERMANN JANET SUI
75-79 PIERRE MOREAU FRA; —
80-84 LACOMME MICHEL FRA; —
Full 2019 UCI Gran Fondo World Championship Time Trial results here.
2019 UCI Gran Fondo World Championship Road Race results here.