Anker Sorensen Up For Tour De San Luis

Kev Monks15 Jan 2016 13:43

Chris Anker Sorensen has said that he is looking forward to the Tour de San Luis which starts in Argentina on Sunday.

The Fortuneo Vital Concept rider and Danish champion said: "This new season looks good. I am very happy to be part of this team and I hope we get a good result in Argentina.

I trained hard this winter. It's always a bit difficult to assess its level before resuming the competition. This will be my first race under my new colors and this is a first for me -Argentina.

"This is an exciting new experience. I hope I am ready and I could accompany Eduardo as far as possible . Of course, if an opportunity presents itself , I'll take my chances . But , I will mainly support Eduardo , he has a good chance to do something in this race .

"The two mountain stages will be particularly important , but we have to be concentrated throughout the week if we want to play something general.

Nairo Quintana, former Tour De France winner Vincenzo Nibali, World Champion Peter Sagan, Rafa Majka, Dani Moreno and Andrew Talansky are amongst the big names taking part.