Race: Tour de Polonge (3-9 August 2019)
Total Distance: 1060.5 kilometers
Race Class: 2.UWT
Team Novo Nordisk returns to the World Tour stage this Saturday at the Tour de Pologne (Tour of Poland) with a strong and versatile squad seeking to animate the race and pursue high-level performances throughout the seven-day race.
This will be the third participation in the Tour de Pologne by the world’s all-diabetes pro cycling team after being awarded wildcards in 2016 and 2017. “It’s a great honor to participate at the Tour de Pologne, a prestigious World Tour event and we have to give a big thank you to the Lang family for their belief and support of our mission,” said Team Novo Nordisk General Manager Vassili Davidenko.
The 76th edition of the most prestigious cycling race in Eastern Europe will kick off this Saturday, August 3rd in Krakow, the cultural capital of Poland with a 136-kilometer stage with some lumpy terrain that should favor a bunch sprint. The race concludes on Friday, August 9th in Bukowina Tatrzanska with a climbing stage in the heart of the Tatra Mountains. In between, the 23 teams will tackle some exciting sprint stages, summit finishes and stage parcours perfect for breakaway exploits. …read more
Via:: Team Novo Nordisk