Ioannis Tamouridis has brought in the next podium placing for the Synergy Baku Cycling Project, finishing second on the first stage of the Tour of Estonia. He is also second in the overall rankings, with one stage to go in the UCI 2.1 ranked race.
The Synergy Baku Cycling Project will look for top results at the Tour of Estonia, May 29-30. Sprinter Maksym Averin will continue his quest for points to take himself and Azerbaijan to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and four of the riders will use the race as a final training for the first-ever European Games to be held in Baku next month
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, his wife, chairperson of the Baku 2015 First European Games Organizing Committee Mehriban Aliyeva and his daughter Arzu Aliyeva have attended the opening of the Bike Park.
"This year's Tour d'Azerbaidjan was a success. We could follow the race live, as all the stages were shown on national TV and the last three stages live on Eurosport