'I'm here to re-learn how to trust my colleagues': Fabio Jakobsen ready for racing return

The Tour of Turkey will be Jakobsen's first race back since his Tour of Poland crash, and says the goal is to help Mark Cavendish win a stage

Fabio Jakobsen training in Spain in January 2021 (Photo by Tim de Waele/Getty Images)

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For someone who's been through what Fabio Jakobsen has, it's a miracle not simply that he's lining up for a bike race again, but that two days before the Tour of Turkey, he's in such good spirits.

At the Tour of Poland in August 2020, Jakobsen suffered brain trauma and serious facial injuries in a sprint finish crash, undergoing multiple surgeries, but the main emotion the Dutchman is feeling alongside nervousness ahead of his return is curiosity.

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