Charlie says: Before mountain biking was a word, or a thing, Englishmen (and women) would take touring bikes off-road and head out for adventure. This is a lovely insight into…
Take a run down stage three with Jesse Melamed as he pins it on what looks like an incredibly long, challenging, beast of a stage. Jesse came in third today out in Val di Fassa, and it looks like he put in one hell of a performance.
This POV gives you a real idea of how hard it is, especially at this speed and level of competition. It just goes to show the level of skill and fitness it takes to be up top at the EWS.
Jesse Melamed: Stage Three POV
Talking about the race and result on his Instagram, Jesse said:
Feels good to be right back on the podium after last season! I had no expectations for this race, happy with a solid start to this year. First race of the season is done! Just like that. Besides one decent mistake, I am more than happy with my riding today. All the off-season work was put to work as I wasn’t feeling super fast on the bike this week, thanks to the team for all the help! 3rd today and looking forward to the next race in two days.Jesse Melamed
You can find all the results from Wednesday’s race here. The next race is coming up on Sunday.
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