10 June 2019
Van Aert 3rd in Critérium du Dauphiné opener
Team Jumbo-Visma’s rider finished behind Boasson Hagen and Gilbert in Jussac
Wout Van Aert (Team Jumbo-Visma) placed third in Critérium du Dauphiné opener, 142 km from Aurillac to Jussac (France) on Sunday, June 9th. The Belgian rode Oltre XR4 to sprint for the success, crossing the finish line behind Edvald Boasson Hagen and Philippe Gilbert.
Van Aert tops the Youth classification after the opening stage with a 4-second advantage on Nils Politt and Gregor Muhlberger.
Team Jumbo-Visma runner up at hammer series Limburg
On the same day, a Team Jumbo Visma’s quintet including Paul Martens, Taco Van der Hoorn, Koen Bouwman, Jos van Emden and Tom Leezer finished sixth in the Hammer Chase in Sittard-Geleen (Netherlands), closing the Hammer Limburg in second position behind Deceuninck-Quick Step.
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.