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Philippe Gilbert (right) and Greg Van Avermaet were the BMC Racing Team's top two finishers in Brabantse Pijl earlier this week. (©BMC/Tim De Waele.)
Philippe Gilbert (right) and Greg Van Avermaet were the BMC Racing Team's top two finishers in Brabantse Pijl earlier this week. (©BMC/Tim De Waele.)

BMC Racing Team Announces Amstel Gold Roster

11. April 2013

Two-time Amstel Gold Race winner Philippe Gilbert headlines the BMC Racing Team's roster for Sunday's race, the first of the Ardennes classics.

Site Of Gilbert's Worlds Win
The 251.8-kilometer race that starts in Market Square in Maastricht and finishes in Valkenburg, where Gilbert won his world road title last September. The reigning world road champion, who won this race in 2010 and 2011, is coming off a runner-up finish Wednesday at Brabantse Pijl. Gilbert is joined on the BMC Racing Team's roster by Greg Van Avermaet, who had a team-best fourth-place result at Paris-Roubaix and earned his ninth top 10 result of the year with sixth at Brabantse Pijl.

Click here to download the official BMC Racing Team race sheet (PDF with roster, bios, statistics, etc.).

BMC Racing Team Amstel Gold Race roster (April 14):
Marcus Burghardt (GER), Philippe Gilbert (BEL), Martin Kohler (SUI), Klaas Lodewyck (BEL), Amaël Moinard (FRA), Daniel Oss (ITA), Michael Schär (SUI), Greg Van Avermaet (BEL).

President/General Manager:
Jim Ochowicz (USA)

Directeur Sportif:
John Lelangue (BEL)

Chief Medical Officer:
Dr. Max Testa (ITA)

Chief Communications Officer:
Georges Lüchinger (LIE)

Press Officer:
Isaura Van Lancker (BEL)

Staff:
Bus Driver: Steven Christiaens (BEL). Mechanics: Antonio Biron (ITA), Aaron Fairley (USA), Ian Sherburne (USA). Soigneurs: David Bombeke (BEL), Chris De Vos (BEL), Dirk Leenaert (BEL), Anthony Pauwels (BEL), Freddy Viaene (BEL).