Deutschland Tour 2019 - 29 August to 1st September 2019! Germany's only stage race of the men's elite with many side events: Jedermann Tour (age group race), „kinder+Sport mini tour”, Ride Tour, Newcome Tour and Expo Tour
Grand Tour winners, more than a dozen Tour de France stage winners as well as World, European and national champions, Monument winners, cycling legends and up-and-coming youngsters – the Deutschland Tour brings together the sport’s best. In addition to national top riders, like the German rising star of the Tour de France Emanuel Buchmann, current top sprinter Pascal Ackermann and Paris-Roubaix runner-up Nils Politt, a notable list of international pros was named in the provisional line-up of the 22 teams.
The 132 pro riders of the Deutschland Tour will fight for four leader jerseys - provided by our official Santini Cycling Wear. In addition to the leader in the overall rankings, sprint and mountain rankings will be carried out on the four stages as well as the best young rider sought. The leader’s jersey of the Deutschland Tour will present a very special surprise. It becomes the Hall of Fame for the Tour’s fans, as it carries the names of the thousands of fans who have helped to plan and put on the Deutschland Tour. The green jersey is presented by ŠKODA, the blue jersey by Deutschland Tour's charity partner and the white jersey by Dauner.
Being a race on home-turf, the top-class peloton will be spearheaded by both German WorldTour outfits, Bora-hansgrohe and Sunweb.
With the maximum of 15 WorldTour teams, the Deutschland Tour enters into its second edition. Again, the world elite will be at the start of the four-day stage race, which takes place August 29 to September 1 and leads from Hannover to Erfurt. Three ProContinental teams and 4 German teams from the Continental division will complete the starting list.
Big Fun for Little Cycling Fans. After the successful start last year, the „kinder+Sport mini tour" wil return to motivate the smallest Deutschland Tour fans to experience the world of cycling. The registration is now open..