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The 36th edition of the Lotto Thüringen Ladies Tour takes place from Tuesday to Sunday. The race consists of six stages, covering a total distance of 630.6 kilometers. These stages will be contested in and around the Thüringer Becken, with important cities such as Gotha, Erfurt, and Weimar on the route.

AG Insurance – Soudal Selection: Anya Louw, Ilse Pluimers, Julia Kopecky, Leonie Bentveld, Mireia Benito, Sarah Gigante.

Julia Kopecky, part of our U23 team at AG Insurance - Soudal, recently won the Czech National Championship time trial and finished third in the road race, both in the elite category. Mireia Benito became the Spanish National Champion in the time trial.

Stage Overview:

  • 25/06 Tuesday: Stage 1 | Jena - Jena, 118.5 kilometer
  • 26/06 Wednesday: Stage 2 | Gera - Gera, 119.2 kilometer
  • 27/06 Thursday: Stage 3 | Erfurt - Erfurt, 144.6 kilometer
  • 28/06 Friday: Stage 4 | Mühlhausen - Mühlhausen, 111.4 kilometer
  • 29/06 Saturday: Stage 5 | Altenburg - Altenburg, 31.5 kilometer
  • 30/06 Sunday: Stage 6 | Schmalkalden - Schmalkalden, 105.4 kilometer

Stijn Steels will be joined by new sports director Fien Delbaere this week. He looks ahead to the race: “Beautiful circuits with excellent courses that are perfect for racing. The time trial will be decisive for the overall standings. Last week, we proved at the national championships that we are in top form. With the strong performances from our team, I expect that we will achieve great results here in Thüringen.”