Egan Bernal will compete again on Tuesday in el Tour of Denmark, seven months after his serious accident (team). The Zipaquirá cyclist will return to the international arena after several months of recovery and training.
Against all odds and the chances of not having been able to walk again, the leader of the Ineos overcame the bump and will be in the game of the round on Danish soil. The news comes after the winner of the Tour de France 2019 was seen training in the company of Rigoberto UranFernando Gaviria and Brandon Rivera.
News that is quite significant for the British squad and for the national cycling. This is confirmed by the statement from the English team that refers to the decision made with the coffee cyclist.
“After a final evaluation over the weekend, the Ineos Grenadiers medical team has cleared the Colombian to return to competition,” the British cycling team said in a statement.
The Tour of Denmark will run between August 16 and 20 and will be the competition on European soil that will coincide with the start of the Tour of Spain 2022. The competition on Danish soil was won in the last edition by the local runner, Mads Pedersen.
For now, there is no clarity on what the bet of the English squad will be with the Colombian. Egan could have a recessive role, considering that it will be his first official appearance since his accident.