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Friday's press conference featured (from left): Directeur Sportif John Lelangue, Thor Hushovd, Greg Van Avermaet and President/General Manager Jim Ochowicz. (Photo by Georges Lüchinger, BMC Racing Team.)
Friday's press conference featured (from left): Directeur Sportif John Lelangue, Thor Hushovd, Greg Van Avermaet and President/General Manager Jim Ochowicz. (Photo by Georges Lüchinger, BMC Racing Team.)

BMC Racing Team: Tour Of Flanders Pre-Race Comments

29. March 2013

BMC Racing Team riders Thor Hushovd and Greg Van Avermaet shared their outlook for Sunday's Tour of Flanders, along with President/General Manager Jim Ochowicz and Directeur Sportif John Lelangue, during a press conference Friday.

Hushovd, a former world road champion, is making his 12th appearance in the 256.2-kilometer race, while Van Avermaet – third at Gent-Wevelgem last Sunday – will make his seventh start in the 97th edition of the cobblestone classic.

Click here to listen to comments from all four on the BMC Racing Team Audio Line.

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

BMC Racing Team Tour of Flanders roster:
Adam Blythe (GBR), Marcus Burghardt (GER), Thor Hushovd (NOR), Klaas Lodewyck (BEL), Daniel Oss (ITA), Manuel Quinziato (ITA), Michael Schär (SUI), Greg Van Avermaet (BEL).