While most of us were marvelling at exploits in the cobbled and Ardennes classics, many professional riders were pounding the roads elsewhere in search of victories for their team. Ahead of his participation in the forthcoming Giro d’Italia, here is FDJ’s Sebastien Chavanel’s April report.
It was great to catch up with VeloVoices’ guest voice Sebastien Chavanel after Paris-Nice and hear his account in person. Of course, he was smiling as it had gone well for his team FDJ: third place overall, two stage wins and two days in the yellow jersey. He confirmed that it’ll give the team plenty of confidence for the forthcoming races. But let’s backtrack a bit and go to the start of the race to hear what Seb had to say. Continue reading