9 June 2019
Team Jumbo-Visma 3rd in Hammer Limburg’s Sprint race
The Bianchi-equipped World Tour team preceded only by Deceuninck-Quick-Step and BORA – Hansgrohe
Team Jumbo-Visma placed third in Hammer Series Limburg’s Sprint race with start and finish in Sittard-Geleen (Netherlands) on Saturday, June 8th. On a 12,4 km course covered 8 times, the quintet including Jos van Emden, Paul Martens, Floris De Tier, Tom Leezer and Taco Van der Hoorn finished the race with 541 points, with the latter in the spotlights in the early race. Deceuninck-Quick-Step claimed win ahead of BORA-Hansgrohe.
The Hammer Limburg is going to finish today, June 9th, with the Hammer Chase event: Team Jumbo-Visma will start in third position, 28 seconds after BORA-Hansgrohe and 58 seconds after Deceuninck-Quick-Step. The Bianchi-equipped World Tour team will run for another good display after the success at Hammer Stavanger, 2019 Hammer Series’ opening round, two weeks ago.
The bike of team Jumbo-Visma
Team Jumbo-Visma 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.