Domestique rider Jhon Byron Lucero is the unheralded rider of Go For Gold Team.
After finishing the 1,3410 kilometers scheduled for this year's race, LBC Ronda Pilipinas finally concluded in the Heritage City of the Philippines, Vigan City, Ilocos Sur.
Santy Barnachea initiated the attack, but TCL rider Kenneth Solis and four others overpowered his pace after the former lost the grip and bogged out in the last 500 meters of LBC Ronda Pilipinas 2020 penultimate stage.
The 21-year-old Go For Gold youngster, Daniel Ven Cariño, rules the 170 km-LBC Ronda Pilipinas 2020 Queen stage and recoups the U23 leadership in Baguio City.
Former LBC Ronda Pilipinas back-to-back champion and stage 7 winner Jan Paul Morales snatched the victory over his closest rivals in LBC Ronda Pilipinas 2020 in the Capital City of Nueva Ecija.
The Philippine Navy Standard Insurance Team led by the 34-year-old and former LBC Ronda Pilipinas back-to-back champion (2016-2017) Jan Paul Morales once again performed another electrifying and overpowering victory by dominating the predominantly flat route, 112-km stage 6, Tarlac To Tarlac path, of LBC Ronda Pilipinas anniversary race in Tarlac Province.
History unfolded as the original 6-man PNSI leaders appeared and completed the race in bunch finish—the first in the history of Philippine cycling race—in the same clocking of 3 hours 12 minutes and 50 seconds.
The 3-man Navy Squad in the lead pack sustained their lead by about a minute in the final eight kilometers and completed the course in a well-choreographed finish at 4 hours, 56 minutes, and 28 seconds.
Go for Gold Continental rider, Jerry Aquino, son of former Marlboro Tour Champion, dominated the LBC Ronda Pilipinas stage 3.