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‘An exceptional moment’ – Uno-X keenly anticipating Tour de France debut

WINTER PARK ALULA SAUDI ARABIA JANUARY 31 Sren Wrenskjold of Norway Jonas Abrahamsen of Norway Erlend Blikra of Norway Stian EdvardsenFredheim of Norway Marcus Sander Hansen of Denmark White Best Young Rider Jersey Hindsgaul Jacob Madsen of Norway and UnoX Pro Cycling Team prior to the 3rd Saudi Tour 2023 Stage 2 a 184km stage from Winter Park AlUla to Shalal Sijlyat Rocks on January 31 2023 in AlUla Saudi Arabia Photo by Alex BroadwayGetty Images

With palm trees and a massive dried-up riverbed for a view for the team buses at the start of stage 3 of the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana, not to mention a chilly early morning breeze in the air, in some ways, the backstreets of the Spanish coastal town of Burriana this February could hardly feel further from summer and the Tour de France.

But for Uno-X Pro Cycling Team in general and Alexander Kristoff in particular, for all the Classics are fast looming on the horizon as the most immediate major targets, the prospect of being the first Norwegian team ever to take part in cycling’s biggest event come July is simply impossible to ignore. And not absolutely everything is ideal about it.

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