Stage 14 of the Tour de France was a magnificent day for our African Team with Mark Cavendish taking his 4th win of the Tour and his 30th of his career..
Mark Cavendish made it another incredible day for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka as he won stage 14 of the Tour de France. It was Cavendish’s 4th win of the Tour and our African Team’s 5th of the race this year. Alexander Kristoff (Katusha) finished 2nd and Peter Sagan (Tinkoff) placed 3rd. The 208km from Montelimar to Villars-les-Dombes Parc des Oiseaux was always looked at as being a stage for the sprinters. It was a stage our sprint ace, Cavendish had targeted weeks ago and so our African Team’s plan was clear from early on in the stage. When 4 riders went clear in a.
Tim Wellens (Lotto-Soudal) won stage 5 of the Tour of Poland. Davide Formolo (Cannondale-Drapac) finished in 2nd place and 3rd went the way of TiesjBenoot (Lotto-Soudal). The 5th stage of the Tour of Poland turned out to be one of the most grueling day’s on the bike the riders would ever experience. With the course set at 225km and close to 4000m of climbing, the day was always going to be tough. When riders woke up to bitter cold, rain and windy weather conditions, it was almost frightening to think what actually lay ahead of them. As racing got underway, it was very much the.
Get to understand the logistic requirements of a World Tour team at Le Tour de France and meet our partners, Dimension Data, Cervélo and Deloitte in our 9th episode of Rise – Inside Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka..
It was the first time trial stage of this year’s Tour de France. All the aero gear came out and the Grubers were there to put it all together with this set of images..