German team BORA – ARGON 18 was awarded with a wildcard for the Tour de France for the second consecutive year. After three weeks, Team Manager Ralph Denk draws a positive conclusion.
BORA – ARGON 18 gives talented young riders from the German-speaking countries another opportunity to prove themselves in the pro ranks.
On the first rest day, BORA – ARGON 18 sees itself on track in his second Tour de France in a row.
BORA – ARGON 18 looks back at the best results at national championships in the six-year team history. With two championship titles, three bronze medals and three further Top5 rankings, the German professional team demonstrates its high performance level just before the start of the Tour de France.
BORA, the main sponsor of BORA – ARGON 18, has been granted presenting rights for the live broadcasts of this year's Tour de France from German TV station ARD.
Shane Archbold, 26-years old new addition to BORA – ARGON 18 and lead-out rider for sprint captain Sam Bennett, scored himself a top result for his team at the Classica Corsica.
BORA, the manufacturer of cooktops and cooktop extractor systems, will be the new name sponsor for the German professional cycling team, BORA – Argon 18, from 2015 on. Just in time for the new season, BORA is publishing a cookbook containing the favorite recipes of the top professional cyclists.