Twenty-four hours after the challenge of the escaped doomed, victory of the king of the break that goes to the end! One hardly exaggerates, but Thomas De Gendt is a kind of icon for all those who hope to one day draw the jackpot. Which does not mean that we must not have the means.
The Belgian, who has traveled 3,000 kilometers in the lead (without having always won, we reassure you) of the 35,000 traveled last year, in the race or training, does not rely on his secrets.
The breakaway? " First a game and a fight to feel the right moment. Then? " Good legs That allow him to " flee the stress of rubbing into a pack ". We will also add a slight grain in the head.
Last year, De Gendt returned by bike from the Tour of Lombardy. At home in Belgium, with his teammate Tim Wellens, also present on the Tour. Thousand rabbits just for fun. At the end of the season. Like cyclos. The duo tested all the deli meats on the road. That's how we win at Stelvio (2012), Ventoux (2016) and Saint-Etienne!
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