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Grand Prix de Plouay lorient agglo TROPHEE WNT

A team to win

08/13/2019

6th team in the classification of the Women's WorldTour, the German team will be one of the big favorites of the Grand Prix of Plouay - Lorient Agglomération - Trophy WNT Women. With a leader close to victory in 2018, Team Sunweb has all the cards in hand to get on the top step of the podium.

On paper, Team Sunweb presents the ideal team to win at Plouay. 3rd last year, the American Coryn Rivera will have a strong team including two other women who have played the leading roles in Plouay in recent seasons : Leah Kirchmann and Liane Lippert. We will also find the promising french woman with breton origin, Juliette Labous, in the united collective comprising five different nationalities.

Founded in 2011, the germanteam will have its sixth participation at the Grand Prix de Plouay - Lorient Agglomération - WNT Women Trophy. Now with one of the strongest squads of the WorldTour, Team Sunwebshould soon register his name to win. The fight will be tough against other top world teams who will also present in Plouay for win.

Coryn Rivera well surrounded

Team Sunweb presented its first list of riders scheduled at Plouay under the direction of Hans Timmermans.
 
141. Julia Soek (Ned, 28). The Dutchwoman who will have her fifth experience in Plouay will be there as a teammate to help her leaders.
 
142. Leah Kirchmann (Can, 29). 2nd in La Course by Le Tour de France, the Canadian will be among the favorites of a race that she knows well since she already ranked 6th at Plouay in 2016.

143. Franziska Koch (Ger, 19). Neo-professional, the youngest of the team will live in Plouay his first race in the WorldTour, it will be above all a beautiful experience for the rest of his career.

144. Juliette Labous (Fra, 20). The young french with Brittany origin likes to return to her family's land. In full progression, the best youngster of the Giro d'Italia must, sooner or later, succeed in winning a classic like Plouay.
 
145. Liane Lippert (Ger, 21). 13th in Plouay last year, she will be an outsider but also an ideal teammate to lead Leah Kirchmann or Coryn Rivera to victory.
 
146. Coryn Rivera (Usa, 27 ans). One of the best sprinters in the WorldTour circuit, the American is also a famous classics runner. 3rd in Plouay in 2018, she comes this time as a favorite to win. She has the team to achieve this goal.

The announced substitutes are Floortje Mackaij (Ned) and Susanne Andersen (Nor).

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