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The BMC Racing Team rode several of the cobblestone sections of the route this week. (Foto BMC Racing Team.)
The BMC Racing Team rode several of the cobblestone sections of the route this week. (Foto BMC Racing Team.)

BMC Racing Team Announces Co-Leaders For Paris-Roubaix

10. aprile 2010

Compiègne, France

The BMC Racing Team will put its support behind American George Hincapie and German Marcus Burghardt in the 108th edition of Paris-Roubaix Sunday, announced Director Sportif John Lelangue.

Hincapie Making His 17th Start

“We have a strong team, with two leaders who are in good condition,” Lelangue said. “Marcus and George are feeling good and have had good training during the week. They have a good team around them to go for a good result.” This will be Hincapie’s 17th participation in the 259 km “Queen of the Classics.” The three-time U.S. national road champion has finished in the top 10 seven times, with his best being runner-up in 2005.

Paris-Roubaix Roster – April 11
Marcus Burghardt (GER), George Hincapie (USA), Martin Kohler (SWI), Alexander Kristoff (NOR), John Murphy (USA), Michael Schär (SWI), Jackson Stewart (USA), Danilo Wyss (SWI).

Manager:
Jim Ochowicz (USA)

Director Sportif:
John Lelangue (BEL)

Assistant Director:
Michael Sayers (USA)

Press Officer:
Georges Lüchinger (LIE)

Staff:
Doctor: Max Testa (ITA). Mechanics: Ian Sherburne (USA), Nick Vandecauter (BEL). Soigneurs: Graeme McCallum (RSA), Jeremiah Ranegar (USA), Chris De Vos (BEL). Bus Driver: Francis Bur (FRA).