Chris Froome to take part in #Unite4Mandela race in South Africa

2013 Tour de France winner will join a mix of local teams and other European pros in the short race in Pretoria

Chris Froome gets treatment after a crash on stage four of the 2014 Tour de France

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Chris Froome will take part in a 67km long road race tomorrow in Pretoria, South Africa, as part of #Unite4Mandela event, to celebrate the 67 years Nelson Mandela dedicated to social activism.

The Team Sky rider will be joined by South African WorldTour pros Daryl Impey (Orica-GreenEDGE), Reinhardt Janse van Rensburg (Giant-Shimano) and Louis Meintjes of MTN-Qhubeka, which was granted UCI Pro-Continental status for 2015 earlier this week.

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