Tom Dumoulin says Tour de France 2019 route ‘not ideal’ for his style

The Dutchman previously said he plans to target the Tour next season

Tom Dumoulin hopes to target the Giro d'Italia this season
Photo : Yuzuru SUNADA

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Tom Dumoulin says the 2019 Tour de France is ‘not ideal’ for him because of the high climbs and few time trial opportunities.

The Dutchman previously said he planned to go all in for the Tour de France next season after splitting his attentions this year.

Thank you for reading 20 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1