Jay Vine: From Zwift Academy to second at the Tour of Turkey

ELMALI TURKEY APRIL 15 Arrival Sprint Jose Manuel Diaz Gallego of Spain and Team DELKO Jay Vine of Australia and Team AlpecinFenix during the 56th Presidential Cycling Tour Of Turkey 2021 Stage 5 a 1603km stage from Kemer to Elmal Gbeli 1828m TUR2021 tourofturkeyTUR on April 15 2021 in Elmali Turkey Photo by Brian Hodes PoolGetty Images
Jay Vine (Alpecin-Fenix) comes second behind José Manuel Díaz (Delko) at stage 5 of the Tour of Turkey (Image credit: Getty Images)

Jay Vine turned pro with Alpecin-Fenix at 25 years old through the Zwift Academy Challenge and he's already impressed in his first race for the team with a second place on the queen stage of the Tour of Turkey.

“I’m not really satisfied with coming second," Vine said at the Gögubeli finish of stage 5 in Elmali. “The headwind popped me down but the guys did everything they could for me. 

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