Tanja just came back from Cyprus, a traditional location for the late winter training and of course race. Tanja was racing both point-to-point and classical cross-country race Cyprus Sunshine Cup, here is what she had to say about it upon her return to Slovenia.
We’ve a hard season ahead of us – with races on four continents. Our main focus is of course UCI MTB World Cup, but we should not forget about all Championships and of course Olympic games in Rio. We’ll race downhill, cross-country and BMX.
Slovenian cycling federation awarded best riders and teams for the achievements in the 2015 season. Our riders and team took the most prestigious awards: Tanja is the female rider of the year, Jure got a special award for results in the past season and Unior Tools team is the mountain bike team of the year.
Ruaridh Cunningham is the 2015 winner of Red Bull Hardline with Jeep, an epic event on the extremely hard track built by Dan Atherton. Reece Wilson was fifth on this invitees only race!