The Show Goes On!
Tommorrow (5th. June) the Euskal Bizikleta starts in the Basque town of Eibar for 6 hard stages in five days. Four very hilly days with the last day the worst with 8 climbs, the day before is a split stage, second half a 21km time trial also with a climb.
All the Spanish teams plus Cofidis, Fde J, Alessio, Lampre, Mapei, Milaneza, Phonak, CCC, De Nardi, Aqua & Sapone and the possibility that Marco Pantani will also start. This race is always a taster for the tour, past winners include: Indurain, Olano, Berzin & Bugno. Scot David Millar (Cofidis) will be trying to emulate the other Scottish Millar who was second in 1988.
Stay tuned for Reports…