Another battle for the rainbow jersey. Sagan also wants to beat his best friend – Cycling – Sport

First mountain e-bike races, then road, now gravel. Peter Sagan will participate in three world championships in one year for the first time in his career.

Gravel means gravel in English. Gravel cycling is characterized by riding on unpaved, gravel roads in undulating terrain on a bicycle similar to a road bike, or cyclocross.

The Gravel WC will take place on 8-9. October in the Italian resort of Veneto. In addition to the Slovak superstar, other well-known names from road cycling and cyclocross will also be presented.

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Sagan’s longtime domestic, close friend and TotalEnergies teammate Daniel Oss will not be missing, who will wear the Italian jersey. The biggest Dutch ace will be star Mathieu van der Poel, a two-time winner of the Tour of Flanders monument.

Belgian veteran Greg van Avermaet, Czech matador Zdeněk Štybar and Frenchman Lilian Calmejane will also take part in the start.

Check out the Specialized gravel machine on which Sagan is fighting for the world title:


Source: Pravda – Šport – Futbal – Hokej by sport.pravda.sk.

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