Login
Team Jumbo-Visma keeps sight on top ten place in Arctic Race of Norway

Team Jumbo-Visma keeps sight on top ten place in Arctic Race of Norway

Team Jumbo-Visma keeps sight on a top ten in the overall standings after the third stage in the Arctic Race of Norway. On the tough final climb to Storheia, Floris De Tier (13th) and Amund Jansen (14th) competed in the front for a long time.

With tomorrow's final stage ahead, De Tier is eleventh overall at 54 seconds from leader Warren Barguil. Jansen is twelfth at 56 seconds.

After a fast start to the stage, a leading group with Danny van Poppel for Team Jumbo-Visma got established. The five got a maximum of four minutes, but were reeled in in the last five kilometers.

"It was a tough climb," De Tier said. “The stage could have been a bit more difficult for me in the run-up to that climb. I prefer a tougher race with such a finish. We rode an offensive stage as a team and with Danny in the leading group everything went according to plan. All in all, it was quite a good day. "

Jansen concurred De Tier about the climb. “It was really tough with averages above ten percent. Such percentages are a little too steep for me regarding my physique. Although I did give it a shot. It was a nice attempt and the legs felt good. ”

Related updates

Win the autographed jersey of Primož Roglič!

Primož has not only signed a new contract, but also on of our shirts. Would you like to win this? Click on the button below.

Read more

Food Friday – This is how our riders keep an eye on their weight

Our (GC) riders need to have the optimum weight in order to ride faster uphill. Read about the crucial role of nutrition on our riders’ weight in this weeks’ Food Friday. Sneak peek: inspired by the Spanish roads, we will also tell you how you can make healthier choices when it comes to eating tapas...

Read more

Food Friday - These supplements are important for cyclists

A balanced trainings program and healthy food play an important role in our riders’ lifestyle, but so do supplements. Curious about the effect of using supplements, both for our riders and yourself? Read this weeks’ Food Friday!

Read more
 /