The 81st edition of the SkodaTour Luxembourg started on Tuesday with the first stage over 140 km, which started in Luxembourg-Kirchberg and also ended there. Six riders formed the breakaway group of the day: Jack Bauer (BikeExchange), Sebastian Schönberger (B&B Hotels), Kenny Molly (Bingoal), Angel Fuentes Paniego (Burgos), Evaldas Siskevicius (Delko) and Emerson Oronte (Rally). They had a lead of almost four minutes over the
Today at 12:30pm, the start of the 81st edition of the Škoda Tour LuXembourg will take place from the National Sports and Cultural Centre (La Coque). On the program for this first day of racing: a 140 km loop that will crisscross through the north of the capital. Before reaching the finish line which will be on Boulevard Konrad Adenauer at the level of the
Watch the race live on RTL, Eurosport, GCN, L’Équipe TV, SuperSport, Sky Sport and Claro Sport The 2021 edition of the Škoda Tour LuXembourg will be broadcasted in 202 countries. In Luxembourg the final two hours of all the stages can be viewed live on RTL and rtl.lu. An international live transmission will also be provided by Eurosport (Europe) and GCN (World Wide), L’Équipe TV in France, Sky Sport in New Zealand, Claro Sport in Latin America and SuperSport in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Spotlight on Luxembourgish riders If Bob Jungels will mark his return to the peloton on September 14, the 81st edition of the Škoda Tour de Luxembourg will also mark the end of Ben Gastauer's career. 93 days after a 19th place at the Tour de Suisse and after recovering from an iliac artery endofibrosis operation Bob Jungels is about to rediscover the scent of competition. Winner of
Spotlight on the headliners of the 2021 edition, will see the presence of the Spaniard Jesus Herrada, winner of the event in 2019. Winner in 2020, Diego Ulissi will not defend his title. Despite the Italian’s absence, the UAE roster presents itself with some quality riders, starting with the experienced David de la Cruz. At 32, the Spaniard remains in a very good 7th place at the Vuelta. He will
Climbers, punchers, time trial specialists and even sprinters, should find their joy on the roads of the 81th Tour of Luxembourg. One thing is certain: the future winner will need to be a complete rider. In a little less than a week, the Škoda Tour LuXembourg will take up its quarters in front of the National Sports and Cultural Centre where the start of the 81st edition
The organisers of the 2021 edition of the Škoda Tour LuXembourg have worked hard to ensure this event will not only be memorable but will also unfold in a safe way for all parties involved. In order to keep the cyclists as safe as possible, the organisers will ensure that it is impossible to drive against the direction of the race. All relevant roads will be
Photo: Serge Waldbillig / Škoda Tour LuXembourg The 81st Škoda Tour LuXembourg promises to be attractive Punchers, sprinters and time trial specialists, the 81st edition of the Škoda Tour LuXembourg offers a versatile route. The successor of Diego Ulissi, crowned in 2020, must be a complete rider. Like the previous edition, the Škoda Tour 2021 will start on Tuesday, September 14th from the Coque, the National Sports and Culture Center.