A lot of teams to explore Paris-Roubaix next week. Most teams do that on Thursday and Friday. AG2R will even two times in the Hell of the North.
AG2R explores just as last year, the cobblestones of Paris-Roubaix twice. Thursday start the exploration in Troisvilles, the first of 29 cobblestone sections. “We do a reconnaissance of about three hours,” klink with the team of Belgian champion Oliver Naesen. “Friday, then a second investigation published with the team.”
It is Thursday by the way press on the cobblestones, all explore most of the teams don’t have the first strips such as AG2R and they start something for the Forest of Wallers. “Pull-Segafredo explores from Haveluy and leave around 11am,” says press officer Each Weylandt. “Then you go to Carrefour de l’arbre.“
Also EF Education First with Sep Vanmarkce explores on Thursday. “That is the most logical day to explore,” said supervisor Ken Vanmarcke. “The day after the Scheldeprijs where Sep as planned will not start. We leave around 11am from Denain.”
Also Greg Van Avermaet and his BMC racing team, Peter Sagan with his Bora-hangsgroheploegmaten and Lotto Soudal explore on Thursday. Quick-Step Floors makes the cobblestones again unsafe on Friday when AG2R its second exploration mode.