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Marianne Vos And The Yellow Jersey: A Love Story

Jumbo-Visma’s Marianne Vos was seen dancing to the tunes of the yellow jersey on the Tour de France Femmes. The rider did all she may to retain the jersey however misplaced to Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig on stage 3. Nonetheless, Vos remained the general chief and plans to maintain her place. Regardless of ending up in second place, Vos was happy by her efficiency, she stated:

I fought for it. I’m completely happy to maintain yellow however Cecilie was strongest on the ultimate climb. It wasn’t shut, there was fairly an enormous hole. I gave it my all, however ultimately, I didn’t have the legs to speed up. After such a tough race, I’m completely happy to remain one other day in yellow


Initially, Vos crossed Niewiadoma however she couldn’t beat Uttrup Ludwig. Vos mirrored on the day’s occasions:

I attempted to remain up entrance, stick with the leaders to attempt to go for an additional stage victory. I needed to give it my everywhere in the different climbs, and this was all we may do

Marianne is having fun with racing within the yellow jersey. She received the jersey at stage 2, the place she not solely stood victorious but additionally leads classification. She had combined emotions whereas racing at Danemark, a sense which is greatest described in her personal phrases:

There have been moments that I rode round with goosebumps and different moments the place I used to be struggling simply making an attempt to remain on a wheel, and in competition

Whereas her teammate, Anna Henderson (Jumbo-Visma) is able to present any form of assist wanted for the Maillot Jaune. Anna additionally conveyed that the main target of the crew is on attaining most stage wins:

We have been right here to win levels and yellow is an enormous bonus, and we’ll do extra work to assist Marianne


All eyes at the moment are set on stage 4 to see who takes the crown. The stage begins from Troyes to Bar-Sur-Aube, scheduled for 27 July, Wednesday.

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