Stage three of the 2019 Deutschland Tour went from Göttingen to Eisenach right through the green heart of Germany. A late summer heat wave, idyllic landscapes, picturesque half-timbered villages and monumental castles framed another tough race. In the end Nils Politt did not quite reach the result he intended, but that's the sport: not predictable. Take a look at the great photo documentary by Kathrin Schafbauer. She joined today cycling legend Erik Zabel and mechanic Roger Theel in the team car no. one. Only with us there is such a photographic insight behind the scenes during a race in the cycling world.