This Wednesday 12th of July, Dylan Vandenstorme became the eighth different rider of Circus-ReUz-Technord to win this season. The 21 year old Belgian rider won the first stage of the Giro Valle d'Aosta and conquered the first leader's jersey.
He was the fastest in a sprint with a small group after spending more than half of the race of this opening stage around Arvier on the attack, finishing six seconds ahead of the peloton to take his first victory with the team directed by Kévin Van Melsen.
In addition to the yellow jersey, Vandenstorme is also leading the points and mountains classification. Circus-ReUz-Technord is leading the teams classification after this opening stage.