French Championships likely to remain in Brittany despite Plumelec withdrawal

Warren Barguil won the French men's road race in 2019
Warren Barguil won the French men's road race in 2019 (Image credit: Getty Images)

Plumelec has confirmed that it will not host the 2020 French national championships, but the event is likely to go ahead elsewhere in the Morbihan department in Brittany on the weekend preceding the Tour de France.

Originally scheduled for this week, the French Championships were postponed to August 21-23 when the coronavirus pandemic interrupted the cycling season in March.

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