The fastest team of the day comes from Belgium: Team #GFTbe los azules with the former professional cyclist Jurgen Van Goolen and his team mate Bart Van Kerkhoven (category Masters).
Into the yellow jersey (category team Men) are slipping Riccardo Zacchi and Christian Martinelli from team Lightweight & Friends.
The pink jersey for the best women team will wear Katleen Luypaert and Inge Van de Broeck (#GFTbe Chicas).
The fastes team in the Mixed category is team Pink Dream with the Italian Tatiana Guderzo and Carlo Muraro. Guderzo is a sucessful road cyclist who won the Road World Championship 2009 and came third at the World Cup in 2018 in Innsbruck. With her participation at the TOUR Transalp she wants to prepare for the Giro Rosa.
The green Grand Master trikot goes to Frank De Waele und Hedwig Van Landeghem from the Belgian team Wase Wolves.
The best individual starters
Today`s fastest man, starting as an individual rider, was Dan Vermeulen from Belgium. Best solo Master is the Italian Davide Cuel. In the category Grand Masters the former German professional Udo Bölts placed in first position. As the first rider in the category Senior Grand Master, the Austrian Werner Hoepperger crossed the finsih line.
The fastest solo women of the first stage is the German Janine Meyer.
The U23 jersey for the young guns goes to Patrick Stadelmann (SUI).
Check out our video of stage 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XkpbRvFSObs