The Colombian cyclist Nairo Quintana has suffered this Friday aCoincident while training to prepare the Tour de France according to the Marca newspaper
A driver performed an improper maneuver and destabilized the Arkea-Samsic corridor, which ended up on the ground. Although it was not serious, the former Movistar Team will be treated by his personal doctor.
#At this time📍 || The Boyacense cyclist @NairoQuinCo suffers an accident on the national road sector Salvial de #Motavita, a driver improperly maneuvers and collides him while doing his traditional training. Mayor Mery Mozo comes to attend the emergency pic.twitter.com/Gh6GH2RJ81
- Motavita Mayor's Office (@AlcaMotavita) July 3th, 2020
The Colombian, champion of the Giro d'Italia 2014 and the Tour of Spain 2015, was training on the Tunja - Motavita road in the Salvial sidewalk sector of the latter town
His return to the competition is expected in August.
The Colombian is expected to return to competition at the Tour de L'Ain between August 7 and 9, before facing the Dauphiné on the way to the Tour de France, in which he will try to reach the podium, a result that he has already achieved, It has been twice second (2013 and 2015) and a third time (2016).