Tour of Utah 2018

Ben Wolfe | Lionel Mawditt | Taylor Shelden | Jack Burke | Cormac McGeough | Keegan Swirbul | Ulises Castillo

 

Prologue | Stage 1 | Stage 2 | Stage 3 | Stage 4 | Stage 5 | Stage 6

Tour of Utah, Jelly Belly Cycling Presented by MAXXIS, Ben Wolfe, Taylor Shelden, Lionel Mawditt, Keegan Swirbul, Jack Burke, Ulises Castillo, Cormac McGeough, pro cycling

Tour of Utah, Jelly Belly Cycling Presented by MAXXIS, Ben Wolfe, Taylor Shelden, Lionel Mawditt, Keegan Swirbul, Jack Burke, Ulises Castillo, Cormac McGeough, pro cycling

Tour of Utah, Jelly Belly Cycling Presented by MAXXIS, Ben Wolfe, Taylor Shelden, Lionel Mawditt, Keegan Swirbul, Jack Burke, Ulises Castillo, Cormac McGeough, pro cycling

Tour of Utah, Jelly Belly Cycling Presented by MAXXIS, Ben Wolfe, Taylor Shelden, Lionel Mawditt, Keegan Swirbul, Jack Burke, Ulises Castillo, Cormac McGeough, pro cycling

Tour of Utah, Jelly Belly Cycling Presented by MAXXIS, Ben Wolfe, Taylor Shelden, Lionel Mawditt, Keegan Swirbul, Jack Burke, Ulises Castillo, Cormac McGeough, pro cycling

DS Danny van Haute refills Ben Wolfe’s bidon as The Team recon the Prologue Time Trial course on red rock bluffs above Saint George, Utah.

Tour of Utah, Jelly Belly Cycling Presented by MAXXIS, Ben Wolfe, Taylor Shelden, Lionel Mawditt, Keegan Swirbul, Jack Burke, Ulises Castillo, Cormac McGeough, pro cycling

All three mechanics’ Park Tool boxes are packed away signaling the end of the last long day of preparing race bikes prior to Tour of Utah

Prologue

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Cormac McGeough

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Jack Burke

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Ben Wolfe

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Ulises Alfredo Castillo Soto – El Hueso

Stage 1

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Kevin Oliveira gives a custom touch to the day’s race caravan numbers

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Lionel Mawditt, racing his first stage race with The Team, makes the move and takes the first Cat 1 KOM of the Tour of Utah

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Taylor Shelden, fan favorite©, collects a grip of bidons for The Team

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…and it came down to a rock solid set-up on the circuits around Cedar City, where Ulises Castillo, who debuted with The Team in 2016 with a 6th in Cedar City, went 4 places better!

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Ben Wolfe, leading the peloton above, was visibly elated for ‘El Hueso.’

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Respect between the day’s winner, Travis McCabe, and The Team’s Ulises Alfredo Castillo Soto

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Stage 2
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KEEGAN SWIRBUL AND MATTHEW RICE AT TOUR OF UTAH

DS Matthew Rice prepares Keegan Swirbul for an assault on Mt. Nebo

Tour of Utah 2018 Jelly Belly Cycling

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Soigneur Jenny Draper waits in the feed zone on Mt. Nebo

Keegan Swirbul at Tour of Utah 2018 Jelly Belly Cycling

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The Team’s Keegan Swirbul in the chase group at the top of Mt. Nebo and headed for 10th place on the stage

Stage 3
Tour of Utah Danny van Haute Tom Zsak 2018

DS Danny van Haute directs life coach, rocket scientist, and bus driver Tom Zsak

Team Meeting on bus, Tour of Utah 2018

DS Matthew Rice lays out the plan for Stage 3

Ulises Castillo Jelly Belly Sport Beans

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Textbook – Tito and Cormac making sure the last break is caught and Ulises Castillo tucked in safely a few wheels back

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Lionel Mawditt on the front with 8km to go

Ulises Castillo – El Hueso

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Taylor Shelden – Fan Favorite

Stage 4

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Keegan Swirbul at Tour of Utah, Salt Lake City

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Stage 5

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Ulises Castillo works early to establish a break

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Tour of Utah Stage 5 Jelly Belly Cycling Taylor Shelden Ulises Castillo Keegan Swirbul

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Keegan Swirbul’s 11th at Snowbird moves him to 9th on G.C.

Stage 6
Keegan Swirbul Tour of Utah 2018

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5th on the Park City stage netted Keegan Swirbul 7th overall and Jack Burke’s efforts in support landed him 11th on GC

Lionel Mawditt Tour of Utah 2018 Jelly Belly Pro Cycling

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