PeloPics: Milan-Sanremo winner, Vincenzo Nibali has decided to take on De Ronde van Vlaanderen on Sunday and the Italian has been out on the climbs and cobbles of Flanders with his Bahrain-Merida team for a good look at what is in store. Cor Vos was following.
PEZ race report and result soon after the finish and more in PeloPics and EUROTRASH Monday. See the PEZ Flanders Preview HERE and team previews in EUROTRASH Thursday HERE. Don’t miss the Flanders Retro Gallery.
A good ride out to warm up
Vincenzo Nibali and Heinrich Haussler on the famous Koppenberg
Sonny Colbrelli climbs the Koppenberg
Nibali looks in form
The Bahrain-Merida lads batter the Kwaremont
A good look at the Paterberg climb
Tough work for the boys from Bahrain
Some advice for Vincenzo (if he needs it?) from Bahrain-Merida DS Rik Verbrugghe