Affini strengthens Team Jumbo-Visma selection
Edoardo Affini is a new addition to Team Jumbo-Visma for next year. The twenty-f...
In the Vuelta a Burgos, Sepp Kuss and George Bennett will continue their Tour de France preparations. In the third and fifth stage, they can test their climbers legs. Timo Roosen and Pascal Eenkhoorn can go for their own chance in the sprint in the three other stages. Lennard Hofstede is the road captain. Development Team riders Gijs Leemreize and Finn Fisher-Black complete the line-up.
Sports director Arthur van Dongen. “After the training camps and a long break in this strange season, we’re looking forward to the restart of the season. This Spanish stage race is a nice mix of hard sprints and uphill finishes. With Sepp and George, we have two strong climbers who’ll go for a good position in the general classification. Normally, the general classification will be determined in the mountain stages, but the wind can be a surprising factor in the other stages. Gijs and Finn showed that they have a really good level and will support the team.”