Ethan Hayter to win the second stage of the Volta ao Algarve 2021

Ethan Hayter won the second stage and takes the leadership of Volta ao Algarve

Ethan Hayter (INEOS) won today a second stage of the Volta ao Algarve, at the top of Fóia, taking the lead of the general, ahead of the Portuguese João Rodrigues (W52-FC Porto), in second. On the way to Fóia, Hayter, 22, completed 182.8 kilometers, from Sagres, in 4: 48.43 hours, and was the strongest of a quintet that isolated itself on the final climb, beating the goal João Rodrigues , and Spanish Jonathan Lastra (Caja Rural-Seguros RGA), third. On a day also marked by the withdrawal of Rui Costa (United Arab Emirates), after a fall, Amaro Antunes (W52-FC Porto), in seventh, and Luís Fernandes (Rádio Popular-Boavista), in ninth, were the other portugueses in the 'top 10 '.
Today, Friday, the third of five stages connects Faro to Tavira after 203.1 kilometers.