The first installment of season three introduces the new Team Garmin-Cervélo and follows them through their first races in Belgium.
Team Garmin-Transitions’ sport director Matt White takes us in the team car for the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad race. And we talk to a cold and wet Martijn Maaskant after Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne.
Garmin-Transitions’ sport director Matt White is ready to head into the Spring Classics season with the Omloop Het Neiuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne races. I’ve got a good feeling — the guys from Qatar and Oman will come with good conditioning and fast legs. Those guys have missed winter so they haven’t had a risk of getting [...]
Team Garmin-Transitions’ sport director Matt White takes the boys on a recon mission for the upcoming Omloop Het Neiuwsblad race.
Tyler Farrar opens the classics season with this special weekend race preview The Belgian classics season kicks off this weekend with Omloop Het Nieuwsblad (formerly Het Volk) on Saturday and Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne on Sunday. These races are always highly anticipated as a first glimpse at the form of all the big classics contenders after a long [...]
CyclingNews.com featured Michael “Meatball” Friedman and his Het Volk ride, complete with very special bike plate. Cozza turned a few heads at Kuurne-Bruxelles-Kuurne with his moustache and breakaway attempts.
As the second day in the opening weekend of Belgian classics, Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne will puts everyone’s already weary legs to the test with its eight “hellingen” (climbs in Flemish). The 193 km course does not have cobbles like the other classics and is typically a race for the sprinters. The race starts at noon in Kuurne [...]