U19 Bora-Hansgrohe rider dies after training ride incident

17-year-old Jan Riedmann sustained serious head injuries

Jan Riedmann (Bora-Hansgrohe)

Bora-Hansgrohe U19 rider Jan Riedmann has tragically passed away after an incident during a training ride.

The 17-year-old German was on a training trip with Team Auto Eder Bayern, the U19 team of the WorldTour outfit, in Sugenheim in Bavaria, Germany.

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