Race: Tour Colombia (February 11-February 16, 2020)
Total Distance: 890.7 kilometers
Race Class: UCI 2.1
Atlanta, GA — American UCI Pro Team, Team Novo Nordisk will start its 2020 season in South America at the six-day Tour of Colombia, marking the debut appearance of the world’s first all-diabetes pro cycling team at the UCI 2.1 event.
The third edition of the Tour Colombia brings altitude to the table in spades with 2020 marking another step in the development of what is rapidly becoming South America’s premier stage race.
“I am very excited to add in a new race and new country to our racing schedule. The parcours for Colombia is open for a lot of opportunities, from sprints to breakaways and top mountain finishes. Yet it will be the high elevation that will make the big difference,” said Team Novo Nordisk Senior Vice President of Athletics Vassili Davidenko. ”This is our first time in Colombia and we want to inspire everyone affected by diabetes in the country. We aim to gain experience and learn from the race. It will be important for us to build our form gradually and we will be looking into all …read more
Via:: Team Novo Nordisk