Is Tom Dumoulin in the Tour de France?
Tom Dumoulin has revealed he considered retirement before the Tour de France 2020. Dumoulin didn’t race for more than a year, but still finished seventh in the 2020 Tour de France , working as a key lieutenant for Primož Roglič, and finished second in the stage 20 time trial to La Planche des Belles Filles.
How old is Dumoulin?
30 лет ()
What happened to Tom Dumoulin?
A knee injury sustained in a crash at last year’s Giro d’Italia saw his 2019 season largely ruined, while a combination of intestinal parasites and the COVID-19 pandemic meant he couldn’t start his 2020 campaign until August.
Has anyone ever died in Tour de France?
During its history 4 competitors have died during the tour de France but several spectators have also been fatally injured. Olympic gold medallist Fabio Casartelli died from fatal head injuries after crashing and hitting his head whilst descending the Col de Portet d’Aspet during the 15th stage of the tour .
Is road cycling dying?
From 2016 through 2018, 2,516 cyclists died in traffic accidents, a rate of about 2.6 per million people. That was the highest three-year death rate since the mid-2000s.
What is the prize money for Tour de France?
By contrast, the winner at this year’s Tour will earn €500,000 in prize money, or around £452,367, for cycling 3,470 kilometres (2,156 miles) over a gruelling three-week period.