8 August 2019
Vingegaard claims maiden pro win and Tour de Pologne GC lead
The young Dane rider gave Team Jumbo-Visma the 40th seasonal win
Jonas Vingegaard (Team Jumbo-Visma) rode Oltre XR4 to his maiden pro win in Tour de Pologne stage 6, 160 km from Zakopane to Kościelisko on Thursday, August 8th. The 22-year-old Dane attacked in the final soloing to win with a 4-second advantage on Pavel Sivakov and 6 seconds on Jai Hindley. The success in Kościelisko also earned Vingegaard the GC leader’s jersey, with one stage to go: the Tour de Pologne’s finale is the stage 7 with start in Bukovina Resort and finish in Bukowina Tatrzańska on Friday, August 9th.
Vingegaard awarded Team Jumbo-Visma with the 40th success of the 2019 season, standing out as the ninth rider in the team able to clinch an individual victory.
THE BIKE OF JONAS VINGEGAARD
Jonas Vingegaard is equipped with Oltre XR4, Bianchi’s ultimate aero road racing machine. 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.
Photo credits: Bettini Photo