The riders at the Tour of Spain (2.WT, 14/08-5/09) were presented on the forecourt of the Museum of Human evolution in Burgos (Castilla y Leon). The race will start this Saturday at the Cathedral of Burgos, city of the famous El Cid, for a pilgrimage of 3417 kilometer towards Santiago de Compostela. The selection, directed by Valerio Piva and Jean-Marc Rossignon, is composed of Odd Eiking, Jan Hirt, Wesley Kreder, Louis Meintjes, Riccardo Minali, Simone Petilli, Rein Taaramäe and Kévin Van Melsen. At the eve of the third Grand Tour of the season, Intermarché-Wanty-Gobert Matériaux has different assets to conquer a stage win and to defend a general classification.
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