The second weekend in May saw  Team Probikeshop Saint-Etienne Loire and their Team Issue Kona Zing Supreme road bikes head to the Brittany region of France to take part in the historic Essor Breton amateur stage race. Road captain Xavier Brun took the win on the third stage while team mate Aksel Nommela rode to a convincing win on stage four.


Maxime Larue, the sporting director Team Probikeshop Saint-Etienne Loire commented “Two consecutive wins in Brittany in two days at this elite level is a real achievement. What we did is huge, it proves that we have the talent.”