Uno-X are the primary workforce to call their ultimate eight riders for the Tour de France, with veteran sprinter Alexander Kristoff main a gaggle of proficient younger riders that features Rasmus Tiller, Tobias Halland Johannessen, Søren Wærenskjold and Torstein Træen.
The eight riders are all from Norway and Denmark as Uno-X make their Tour de France debut after securing a wildcard invitation from race organisers ASO.
Uno-X will goal the dash finishes with 35-year-old Kristoff, who joined the workforce for 2023. He has gained 4 Tour phases throughout his lengthy profession, the final of which additionally gave him the primary yellow jersey of the 2020 version.
Different riders will goal breakaways, whereas Halland Johannessen exams his Grand Tour credentials.
Tiller gained the latest Duracell Dwars door het Hageland within the Netherlands, whereas 2022 Below time trial world champion Søren Wærenskjold gained the time trial finally week’s Baloise Belgium Tour and completed second general.
Halland Johannessen gained the 2021 Tour de L’Avenir and was third on a mountain stage on the Critérium du Dauphiné.
Additionally within the eight-rider squad are Jonas Gregaard, Jonas Abrahamsen and Anthon Charmig.
Træen completed eighth general on the Dauphiné as he continues his spectacular restoration from testicular most cancers. He found the most cancers early when anti-doping authorities contacted him on Might 13 after the tumour marker Human Chorionic Gonadotropin was found in his pattern.
Uno-X stand out within the peloton on account of their vivid yellow and pink colors however they may have a special search for the Tour de France and Tour de France Femmes, having attracted new sponsorship from grocery store chain REMA 1000.
The emblem of REMA 1000, in addition to its ‘R’ vary of own-brand merchandise, will characteristic prominently on a brand new, predominantly pink, jersey design for the world’s greatest races.