Tour of Croatia 2018 – 5th Stage, 21st April 2018

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The fifth day of the international cycling race Tour of Croatia was scheduled for a 155 km long route connecting the town of Rabac (Labin) and Poklon Pass (920 m) at Učka mountain. This is thought to be the key stage at Tour of Croatia race and a true test of the mental and physical strength of the competitors. The winner of the queen stage of this year’s tour was Manuele Boaro from Bahrain Merida team. In an exciting finish, Boaro managed to convincingly win the climb to Poklon arriving 7 seconds ahead of second positioned Lukasz Owsian (team CCC Sprandi Polkowize) and 10 seconds ahead of Alessandro Tonelli (team Bardiani CSF)
You can read more about Boara’s victory and his impressions on the following link: http://teambahrainmerida.com/manuele-boaro-won-the-stage-to-ucka-mountain-at-tour-of-croatia/