Alpecin-Fenix pull out of Volta a Catalunya after three staff members test positive for COVID-19

Mathieu van der Poel and his Alpecin-Fenix teammates preview the Milan-San Remo route for 2020
(Image credit: Alpecin-Fenix)

The Alpecin-Fenix team have announced they will not ride next week's Volta a Catalunya after three members of staff tested positive for COVID-19. 

The Belgian ProTeam explained that they were unable to replace the team staff that have gone into isolation and quarantine and so, in accordance with the race organiser, they decided not to take part in the WorldTour stage race, which gets underway on Monday. 

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