Born on 11/03/98 In Luxembourg
Professional since 2019

Luxemburgish rider Michel Ries, who has good climbing skills, should be at the service of his leaders Nairo Quintana and Warren Barguil in the stage and one-day races of the calendar with a profile favourable for climbers. Brilliant twice on the roads of the Tour de l’Avenir, Michel Ries has been, during one edition of this event, 2nd of a mountain stage in front of a certain Tadej Pogacar. Silver medallist at the Luxembourg time trial championships, Michel Ries also finished 7th of the Ventoux Denivelé Challenge 2021.