Richie Porte on the Santos Tour Down Under
Defending champion, Richie Porte, sat down with BMC Racing Team to talk about last year’s win.
Ahead of the first stage of the Santos Tour Down Under, defending champion, Richie Porte, sat down with BMC Racing Team to talk about last year’s win, Willunga Hill, and why it’s important to win in January. Watch the video below to hear what he had to say…
- "To finally nail the win [in 2017] was one of the best feelings I have had a professional cyclist."
- "Adelaide in January is one of the best places to be a cyclist. I really think the Santos Tour Down Under, not just because I am Australian, is one of the best races that you can have on your palmarés."
- "Of course I would love to win it [Willunga Hill] for the fifth time, but we will see how it is on the day."
- "There is no better way to gain confidence than to win bike races so to win your home Tour in January is an incredibly good way to start the season."