Dunkerque, Teunissen tops stage 5 and strengthens primacy
18 may 2019
The Team Jumbo-Visma Dutchman rode Oltre XR4 to win in Cassel, with teammate Jansen moving up to second overall
Bianchi + Team Road + Product
Team Jumbo-Visma celebrated the fourth win out of 5 stages at 4 Jours de Dunkerque / Grand Prix des Hauts de France with race leader Mike Teunissen on Saturday, May 18th. The Dutchman rode Oltre XR4 to top stage 5, 181,5 km from Gravelines to Cassel (France) ahead of Clément Venturini and teammate Amund Grøndahl Jansen. The 26-year-old from Ysselsteyn strengthened his GC lead with a 14-second advantage on Jansen himself, able to move up from fifth to the second spot, and 22 seconds on Keukeleire, fourth placed in Cassel.
Teunissen also overcame another teammate, three-stage winner Dylan Groenewegen, in the Points Classification (63-60), with Jansen seventh.
THE BIKE OF MIKE TEUNISSEN
Mike Teunissen is equipped with Bianchi Oltre XR4. Engineered with the Bianchi CV system powered by Countervail, developed and tested in cooperation with World Tour Team Jumbo-Visma, Oltre XR4 is designed to maximize the aerodynamic advantage and control.