Since his accident last January, Egan Bernal has been determined and persevering in his recovery to return to top competition as soon as possible. A few days ago, he even confessed through his Twitter account that he stayed in Europe despite being away from his mother, who has cancer and has not been able to be with her during treatment.
A few days after that announcement, the goal of the winning cyclist of the Tour de France in 2019 is already known. The objective is to return to the Vuelta a Burgos that will take place from August 2 to 6 according to the Gazzetta Dello Sport journalist, Ciro Scognamiglio.
The Italian journalist stated through his Twitter account that From July 5 to 25, he will be together with other teammates in Andorra carrying out a training camp at altitude to return to the tour definitively.
The Spaniard Carlos Rodríguez, the Belgian Laurens De Plus, the British Ethan Hayter and the French nationalized Russian Pavel Sivakov will accompany him in the European country during the following weeks, which it will end just one day after serving six months after the accident that almost cost him his life.