A late refusal from Tønder Municipality is the reason that cycling PostNord Denmark Around this summer be the time trial for the first time in the race's history.
organise running events too Jesper Worre had picked out the Barrels as værtskommune for tidskørslen, but a majority of the Tønder city council turned thumbs down, as it was presented to the price of the event.
the Bill from løbsarrangøren was 425.000 dollars, shows a access, as JydskeVestkysten have got.
the Amount was over the threshold of pain in the borderlands, and therefore selected the Barrels in september to say no thank you. It means that etapeløbet in august for the first time, be settled without a time trial.
- We are not used to getting no for an answer. When we have come so far that we send an application, then there has been contact prior to this. We will only get the places where we are welcome. That we believed also that we were in the Barrels, " said Jesper Worre to JydskeVestkysten.
The lack of a time trial was also the most eye-catching, since Worre in december presented the route for the race, called Denmark's biggest annual sporting event.
- It is quite controversial, for we have always run the time trial. But there are many problems that do not have a time trial, and now we thought that we would try it.
- There are some riders, who think that the time trial is annoying, and some riders who will miss the. How it will be. Now we must see what the reactions will be, but we don't think it does anything for the thrill - perhaps it can even be even greater, said Jesper Worre at the time.
PostNord Denmark Around beginning 11. august in Struer and ends 15. august in Frederiksberg.
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