Elie Gesbert: "To climb half of the Tourmalet in the lead was fantastic"

July 20 th 2019 - 19:14

“I had planned to break away and stay away as long as possible. To have climbed half of the Tourmalet alone in the lead is more than I hoped for. It’s been a pleasure and it motivates me even more for the remaining of the Tour de France. Today’s triumph of Pinot and Alaphilippe is very good for French cycling.”

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