Bianchi grazes Tour de France stage win with Groenewegen
12 july 2017
Team LottoNL-Jumbo’s 24-year-old rider second in stage 11, ended in Pau in a sprint with Oltre XR4
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Team Lotto NL-Jumbo’s Dylan Groenewegen confirmed himself among the best sprinters at the Tour de France, taking the second podium spot in a row at la Grande Boucle. On Wednesday July 12th, the 24-year-old Dutchman, equipped with Bianchi Oltre XR4, claimed the second place in stage 11 (Eymet - Pau 203,5 Km), whilst Norwegian Edvald Boasson Hagen completed the day’s podium. The day before, the Amsterdam-born sprinter had taken third in stage 10, in Bergerac.
Groenewegen, sixth in the Points Classification with 94 points, has been brilliantly led up by Team LottoNL-Jumbo’s teammates, pursuing the first stage win in the 104th Tour de France.
New Zealand’s George Bennett occupies the tenth overall place, 3:53 behind leader Christopher Froome in view of the first Pyrenean stage, whilst Slovenian Primoz Roglic is currently second in the KOM Classification with 30 points.
TEAM LOTTONL-JUMBO'S BIKES
Bianchi supplies the Team LottoNL-Jumbo with four models engineered with Countervail® viscoelastic carbon material:
Oltre XR4, designed to maximize the aerodynamic advantage and control
Specialissima, the ultralight frame, perfect for GC riders, it’s extra stiff for increased traction and stability at high speeds, and maximum control on the descents
Aquila CV, the ultimate time trial machine, it’s designed to increase power output and rider's energy, with maximum control with each pedal stroke
Infinito CV, the ideal bike for the Classics, it provides remarkable control on uneven surfaces and reduces muscular fatigue