Victory for Luca and Auke in the Madison at the Eddy Merckx Track
Luca Vierstraete and Auke De Buysser from our junior team clinched the victory at the Belgian Madison Championship in the U19 category. They covered a distance of 15 kilometers, spread over 60 rounds and 6 sprints, with a total duration of 30 minutes. This competition took place at the prestigious Eddy Merckx track in Ghent.
The successful duo of AG Insurance – Soudal demonstrated their strength by taking an early lap lead in the race and then controlled the rest of the event. Their strategy and teamwork resulted in a well-deserved first place with 21 points.
Laerke Expeels and Zita Gheysens finished in second place, while Katrijn Deceulaer and Lova Dierick from the Van Moer team secured third place.
“We're super happy with the team win. It was a race where we really had to be smart and focused, especially since there was a strong juniors team that we managed to get a lap ahead of”, said a happy Luca Vierstraete and Auke De Buysser.