If you’re looking for a list of the top five winningest teams, you won’t find it here, but if you’re looking for a typically idiosyncratic VeloVoices list that blends big-win teams and big-heart teams, here are our five nominees for Team of the Year.
Young neo-pro Louis Vervaeke (Lotto Soudal) won the blue Metas Volantes (sprints) jersey in this year’s Vuelta al Pais Vasco, a jersey typically won by a frequent and determined escapee. The young Belgian first took the jersey on stage three, lost it on stage four to Astana’s Lieuwe Westra but took it back for good on stage five. Continue reading
It looks like Andre Greipel is in good shape as he took Paris-Nice Stage 2, just edging out FDJ’s Arnaud Demare and the Giant Mighty Degs. Continue reading