Paris-Nice stage 3 shortened due to snow

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The organiser of Paris-Nice has shortened today's stage three due to an overnight snowfall.

Riders awoke to find the ground covered in a layer of snow, and although the covering could not be considered thick, race organiser ASO has elected to shift the start town by 53km along the stage route. The stage will now consist of 155km of racing.

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