Challenging Rain and Hills at Tour of China

By teamnovonordisk

Race: 2018 Tour of China I, Stage 3

Location: Bazhong / Enyang, China

Distance: 158 kilometers

ENYANG,CHINA – Team Novo Nordisk came through hills and rain on Monday in stage three at the Tour of China I, finishing the longest day of competition with a flourish during several circuit loops along the Enyang River.

The world’s first all-diabetes professional cycling team is in China racing this month, approaching the end of the 2018 season with a flurry of activity in Asia. The Tour of China I continues through Saturday, with a rest day on Friday, and is mostly a tour of the Sichuan Province in the center of the country.

On Tuesday the Tour of China I moves to nearby Chongqing for another hilly day in a unique and short 84km stage along a mountain ridge line.

Reid McClure:

“It was 158 kilometers of a very hilly day. It seemed like there was just about zero flat parts on the race today. And it ended being a wet day, raining pretty much from start to finish. After the race we got in the van and had a 3 to 4-hour transfer to our hotel, but hopefully we can recover well and get ready for tomorrow’s stage. It …read more

Via:: Team Novo Nordisk