Nina Kessler Scores the Queen of the Mountains Jersey, 4th GC at the Tour of Chongming Island
Team TIBCO - Silicon Valley Bank’s Nina Kessler (NED) scored the Queen of the Mountains jersey and fourth overall at the Tour of Chongming Island. After a successful three days of racing, the team presented the QOM jersey to Silicon Valley Bank’s Shanghai Office and hosted a ride, presentation, and Q&A session with the SVB team, partners, and clients.
“I'm really proud how well our team of five riders worked together,” said Patricia Schwager, Assistant Sports Director for Team TIBCO - Silicon Valley Bank. “It was a real team effort in all of the three stages, and to come away with 4th GC in this World Tour race is an outstanding result.”
On day one, Nina sprinted for the QOM points and 3rd place overall, earning the polka dot jersey. With the support of the team, she led in the mountain classification from start to finish of the Tour of Chongming Island.
After the race, the team hosted a ride along the Taipu River, followed by a presentation and Q&A session for SVB employees, clients, and their families.
“The ride was a great opportunity for us to connect with Silicon Valley Bank Shanghai team” continued Schwager. We enjoy connecting with our partners around the world, and it made this year’s experience all the better, that we could present their office with a hard-earned polka dot jersey!”
Next up, the team will be racing the Amgen Tour of California, a three-day World Tour stage race starting in Ventura on Thursday, May 16th.