Paolo Aste has reached his record: he raced the 6 Northern Classics in 5 days, 63 hours of actual ride. The goal was to not overcome the 72 hours, then it went well, very well indeed. But the champions of the Amstel Gold Race, yesterday, were two: Paolo Aste and Enrico Gasparotto, in two separate races.
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While Paolo Aste attempts the record of 6 Northern Classics in 5 days, the traditional start of the season along the same legendary paths is going to end. Here’s how it went, for one and the others.
Fabio Felline was caught up in a freak solo crash in the neutral ahead of the Amstel Gold Race on Sunday and sustained a fracture at the base of the skull and broken nose.
Matteo Busato is the best of the Team Southeast – Venezuela’s riders at Giro dell’Appennino, race won by the russian Sergey Firsanov with a classy solo attack in the final.
Wanty-Groupe Gobert rode this Sunday the Netherlands’ only WorldTour Classic, the Amstel Gold Race between Maastricht and Berg-en-Terbijt (248,3 km). After a second place in Brabantse Pijl, Enrico Gasparotto won a historic victory for Wanty-Groupe Gobert.
The Amstel Gold Race takes place this Sunday and is definitely a goal for ORICA-GreenEDGE. Coming directly off the back of Mathew Hayman’s career defining performance in Paris-Roubaix last weekend, the team are hoping to carry the momentum into the Ardennes Classics.
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Is Matteo Busato the best placed rider of Team Southeast – Venezuela in a De Brabantse Pijl that gave positive answers about the form of our riders.
Julien Absalon finished fifth in the opening round of the French Cup in Marseille over 25-27 March.