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Southland Cyclist Corbin Strong Wins U23 Section In Japans UCI 2.2 Tour de Kumano

It was a very successful week of racing in Japan for the team, with some impressive performances over four hard days of racing.

Corbin Strong showed plenty of consistency with 10th, 6th, 8th and 11th, to finish in 4th place overall General Classification and take out a comfortable victory in the U23 Classification!

Photo: St George Continental Cycling Team

Michael Vink also finished up there everyday, and despite crashing on the final day, remained in 8th place overall.

Next up final preparations leading in to the Tour de Korea next week!

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