Is Marcel Kittel retired?
What has happened to Marcel Kittel?
German sprinter Marcel Kittel says he has retired from cycling because he “lost all motivation to keep torturing myself on a bike”. The 31-year-old announced in May he was taking a break from the sport because he was “exhausted”. But Kittel , who has 19 grand tour stage wins, now says he will not return.
Is Marcel Kittel in the Tour de France 2019?
He pulled out of the Amgen Tour of California start list on Wednesday, before announcing his decision to go on a hiatus the following day. This week we speculated that Kittel wouldn’t start in the 2019 Tour de France , and indeed this marks the second time in his career that he won’t appear on his team’s Tour roster.
Who has won the most Tour de France stages ever?
What’s happened to Mark Cavendish?
Tour de France 2020: Mark Cavendish left out of race for second year in a row. Mark Cavendish says he would not have been ready to race at this year’s Tour de France after being left out of Bahrain McLaren’s squad. The British sprinter has won 30 Tour stages, four short of Eddy Merckx’s record of 34 victories.
What is the top speed in Tour de France?
Has anyone won all jerseys tour France?
No other cyclist has won the three jerseys in one Tour de France , and only Tony Romingerin 1993 and Laurent Jalabert in 1995 have been able to match this feat in any Grand Tour (cycling).
Has Tour de France been Cancelled?
20. The Tour de France has been an annual fixture in the sporting landscape since its first edition in 1903, 116 years ago. It has only been canceled for world wars, skipping 1915-1918 and 1940-1946.