Lennard Kämna finally claims win for Bora-Hansgrohe on stage 16 of the Tour de France 2020

The 24-year-old almost won from a breakaway in the second week, but he finally took his stage

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Lennard Kämna finally emerged as the strongest rider on stage 16 of the Tour de France 2020, riding to a emotional solo victory in Villard-de-Lans.

The 24-year-old Bora-Hansgrohe rider has been fighting for a stage victory throughout the first two weeks of the Tour, only to be denied.

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Alex Ballinger

Alex Ballinger is editor of BikeBiz magazine, the leading publication for the UK cycle industry, and is the former digital news editor for CyclingWeekly.com. After gaining experience in local newsrooms, national newspapers and in digital journalism, Alex found his calling in cycling, first as a reporter, then as news editor responsible for Cycling Weekly's online news output, and now as the editor of BikeBiz. Since pro cycling first captured his heart during the 2010 Tour de France (specifically the Contador-Schleck battle) Alex covered three Tours de France, multiple editions of the Tour of Britain, and the World Championships, while both writing and video presenting for Cycling Weekly. He also specialises in fitness writing, often throwing himself into the deep end to help readers improve their own power numbers.  Away from the desk, Alex can be found racing time trials, riding BMX and mountain bikes, or exploring off-road on his gravel bike. He’s also an avid gamer, and can usually be found buried in an eclectic selection of books.