Gran Camiño was canceled this Thursday (23), the fraction will remain without a winner for a while. The cyclists got off the bike with 20 km to finish and the judges decided to suspend the stage after a few minutes due to the heavy snowstorm that broke out in the area.
The break occurred before starting the climbing to Alto de Montán. In the absence of official confirmation, the cyclists would have decided not to continue, which generated controversy as the routes appeared to be clean and in good condition.
During the team’s presentation, Ion Izagirre fell to the side of the road, practically stopped, due to a small carelessness when heading towards the starting area – luckily nothing happened to him – The race started frantic, with countless forward posts that were suffocated by platoon. After the first intermediate sprint, Vingegaard clarified doubts about his intentions in Galicia: acceleration and the first 3 ″ of bonus without a purse. Now the cyclists are waiting to continue O Gran Camiño.