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Nordhaug Wants to Make a Good Showing in Home Race

The Blanco Pro Cycling Team will start the Glava Tour of Norway on Wednesday, 15 May, with a very motivated Lars Petter Nordhaug. “It’s going to be a very special race for me. Not only are we riding through my country, but right through my own region”, according to Nordhaug.

PEZ History: Norwegian Professional Cycling

Last fall, in a town just outside of Melbourne, Australia, a man most had written off for the road race title amazed many and sprinted home to take the gold medal and rainbow jersey of World Champion. That man was Norwegian rider Thor Hushovd. The first Scandinavian to ever win the title and a well deserved win after what most described as a gruelling race. Thor's achievement was also a fantastic tribute to The Norwegian Cycling Federation who was quite aptly celebrating 100 years since their…