Professional Roland Thalmann within striking distance with the leaders of the SKODA Tour de Luxembourg UCI 2.Pro!

Chaotic second stage of the SKODA Tour de Luxembourg UCI 2.Pro!


After problems on the first kilometres of the second stage of the SKODA Tour de Luxembourg, the stage was neutralized until the final laps in Hesperange.


Roland Thalmann at striking distance with the leaders!

The stage was restarted in Syren. Two laps on the final circuit around Hesperange had to be mastered. Attack after attack right from the start. None of the riders could break away from the peleton.


The Frenchman Arnaud Démare (Groupama – FDJ) won the sprint ahead of the Belgian Jasper Philipsen (UAE-Team Emirates) and Alexander Krieger (Alpecin-Fenix) from Germany.


Roland Thalmann is the best placed Team Vorarlberg Santic rider in the overall classification ten seconds behind the overall leader Diego Ulissi (UAE-Team Emirates) from Italy.




Stage overview:

15.09. Luxembourg – Luxembourg 133 km

16.09. Remich – Hesperange 164 km

17.09. Rosport – Schifflange 150 km

18.09. Rodange – Differdange 219 km

19.09. Mersch – Luxembourg 187 km


Race information:


Numerous television stations report on this tour!


Squad: Roland Thalmann, Colin Stüssi, Alexis Guerin, Johannes Schinnagel, Lukas Meiler, Raphael Kockelmann;