A REASON FOR OPTIMISM BEFORE THE ARDENNES

“Sometimes you do almost everything well, but then you finish the race and in the score sheet, there is nothing to indicate that. When that happens, you have to accept it, appreciate your riders, and move onto the next race with a lot of optimism.” Those words from Eric Van Lancker, our Belgian sports director, came right after the finish of AMSTEL GOLD. He is known as a guy that speaks his mind and doesn’t mince words. So, based on that, there is no doubt that the team functioned as well as it could.  Well, almost. We planned to have … Continue reading A REASON FOR OPTIMISM BEFORE THE ARDENNES