Italy wins team relay opener at mountain bike Worlds

Italy defended its team relay world championship title at the 2013 UCI Mountain Bike Championships in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa on Wednesday. France nearly caught Italy on the final lap, but had to settle for silver while Germany rolled in for third in the first medal event of the competition.

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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Italy0:58:12
1AMarco Aurelio Fontana (ME)Row 1 - Cell 2
1BGioele Bertolini (MJ)Row 2 - Cell 2
1CEva Lechner (WE)Row 3 - Cell 2
1DGerhard Kerschbaumer (MU)Row 4 - Cell 2
2FranceRow 5 - Cell 2
2AJordan Sarrou (MU)Row 6 - Cell 2
2BRaphael Gay (MJ)Row 7 - Cell 2
2CJulie Bresset (WE)Row 8 - Cell 2
2DMaxime Marotte (ME)Row 9 - Cell 2
3Germany0:02:21
3AMarkus Schulte-Luenzum (MU)Row 11 - Cell 2
3BGeorg Egger (MJ)Row 12 - Cell 2
3CHanna Klein (WE)Row 13 - Cell 2
3DManuel Fumic (ME)Row 14 - Cell 2
4Canada0:02:32
5APeter Disera (MJ)Row 16 - Cell 2
5BDerek Zandstra (ME)Row 17 - Cell 2
5CMitchell Bailey (MU)Row 18 - Cell 2
5DSandra Walter (WE)Row 19 - Cell 2
5Switzerland0:02:38
4AMarc Stutzmann (MU)Row 21 - Cell 2
4BAndrin Beeli (MJ)Row 22 - Cell 2
4CJolanda Neff (WU)Row 23 - Cell 2
4DRalph Naef (ME)Row 24 - Cell 2
6Austria0:03:27
8AAlexander Gehbauer (ME)Row 26 - Cell 2
8BGregor Raggl (MU)Row 27 - Cell 2
8CElisabeth Osl (WE)Row 28 - Cell 2
8DFelix Ritzinger (MJ)Row 29 - Cell 2
7United States of America0:05:18
7AKerry Werner (MU)Row 31 - Cell 2
7BLea Davison (WE)Row 32 - Cell 2
7CNeilson Powless (MJ)Row 33 - Cell 2
7DStephen Ettinger (ME)Row 34 - Cell 2
8New Zealand0:05:46
11AAnton Cooper (MU)Row 36 - Cell 2
11BDirk Peters (MU)Row 37 - Cell 2
11CKaren Hanlen (WE)Row 38 - Cell 2
11DSamuel Gaze (MJ)Row 39 - Cell 2
9South Africa0:06:46
9APhilip Buys (ME)Row 41 - Cell 2
9BJames Reid (MU)Row 42 - Cell 2
9CMariske Strauss (WU)Row 43 - Cell 2
9DSybrand Strauss (MJ)Row 44 - Cell 2
10Russian Federation0:06:52
12ATimofei Ivanov (ME)Row 46 - Cell 2
12BRuslan Boredskiy (MU)Row 47 - Cell 2
12CEkateryna Anoshina (WU)Row 48 - Cell 2
12DArsenty Vavilov (MJ)Row 49 - Cell 2
11Sweden0:07:11
6AEmil Lindgren (ME)Row 51 - Cell 2
6BMax Wiklund-Hellstadius (MJ)Row 52 - Cell 2
6CAlexandra Engen (WE)Row 53 - Cell 2
6DAxel Lindh (MU)Row 54 - Cell 2
12Namibia0:15:37
13AMartin Freyer (MJ)Row 56 - Cell 2
13BHeinrich Köhne (ME)Row 57 - Cell 2
13CMichael Pretorius (MJ)Row 58 - Cell 2
13DVera Adrian (WU)Row 59 - Cell 2
DNFCzech RepublicRow 60 - Cell 2
10AJan Nesvadba (MU)Row 61 - Cell 2
10BJan Rajchart (MJ)Row 62 - Cell 2
10CKaterina Nash (WE)Row 63 - Cell 2
10DJaroslav Kulhavy (ME)Row 64 - Cell 2

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