We’re getting closer to the big date with the Tour de Pologne, which has become the only important Eastern European cycling event incorporated into the UCI World Tour calendar. There are lots of new initiatives planned for the 2016 edition, starting with the date.
Colnago has embarked on a new adventure in Poland and has again chosen to work with Czeslaw Lang. Ernesto Colnago has a long-standing partnership – and, above all, friendship – with Lang, the director of the Tour de Pologne.
Dec 10, 2015 - The UCI have seen sense over a crazy rule, riders can now adjust their saddles to suit their position thanks to a 'relaxing' of the time trial saddle rule. In other cycling news: The Tour of Yorkshire stages, Tour de Pologne likes change, teams for San Luis and the Tour Down Under and rider updates. Plus Eddy Merckx rides again. EuroTrash coffee time.
Saturday, June 6, is the first edition of the amateur race in Val di Fiemme and Val di Fassa organized by the Tour de Pologne.
The Tour de Pologne has travelled to Argentina, with General Director Czeslaw Lang paying a visit to the Tour de San Luis. The South American stage race that took place from January 18th to the 25th did, in fact, officially open cycling’s big season in tandem with the Tour Down Under in Australia.
The Tour de Pologne is enjoying increased prestige and expanding popularity in Europe. More and more countries want to co-organize part of the Polish stage race included in the UCI World Tour calendar.
Today was a special day for the Tour de Pologne. The new World Champion Michal Kwiatkowski (Omega Pharma - Quick-Step) paid a visit to the Lang Team headquarters in Warsaw to be welcomed and embraced by Czeslaw Lang and the entire staff at the Tour de Pologne.
Special guests Rafal Majka and Michal Kwiatkowski. The kick off from Danzica is on Sunday, August 3rd.
Tour de Pologne to start from Gdansk in the name of Polish Solidarity movement.
Rafal Majka from Saxo-Tinkoff group was placed on the list for the 71st Tour de Pologne-UCI World Tour. A year ago, the rider took fourth place in the Polish stage race. This time he will try to fight for the podium, and maybe even an overall win.
The spotlight is shining on the Grande Boucle. There are 198 riders representing 22 teams registered for the Tour de France number 101, which will set off from Leeds on Saturday, July 5th to wrap up on Sunday, the 27th on the Champs Élisées in Paris.
“I remember it perfectly; the Tour de Pologne was my first major victory among the pros.”
Team Rusvelo will complete the list of teams lining up for the start of the 71° Tour de Pologne - UCI World Tour. After CCC Polsat Polkowice and Reprezentacja Polski, the Lang Team organizing committee decided to assign the third available wild card to the professional Russian team.
Such joy for the Madonna di Campiglio stage and the first yellow jersey. Again this year the goal will be to win a nice stage.
The director of Tour de Pologne was honored with the title at a ceremony featuring the best Polish athletes of the past 25 years.
The 2014 Nutella-branded event, which, as always, will coincide with the Tour de Pologne, was presented today in Warsaw.
The first two wild card invitations to the 71st Tour de Pologne – UCI WorldTour have been have been handed to the professional team CCC Polsat Polkowice and Reprezentacja Polski, the Polish national team.
At the TVP studios in Warsaw, Michal Kwiatkowski held a press conference organized with the support of Lang Team, the organizer of the 71st Tour de Pologne – UCI World Tour scheduled from August 3rd to the 9th. “The Tour de Pologne is my nation’s race; it’s an important event that means a lot to me”. These are the words that opened the press conference by Michal Kwiatkowski, class of 1990 from Torunand a pro since 2010, riding for the Belgian Omega Pharma – Quick-Step team since 2012.
Kick off from Danzica with a tribute to Lech Walesa and Solidarnosc – The first historic stage arrival in Slovakia – uphill thrills at Bukowina - Grand finale with the time trial in Krakow.
The curtain is rising on the 71st edition of the Tour de Pologne. The official presentation of the 2014 Polish stage race will be held on Thursday, April 3rd at 1:00 p.m. at the Hotel Marriot in Warsaw.
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