Howes carries polka-dot jersey momentum into Amstel Gold Race

    Ahead of one of his favorite weeks on the calendar, Alex Howes spoke to VeloNews about Cannondale-Drapac’s Ardennes week ambitions. Read an excerpt below and click the link at the bottom to read the entire piece.

    Cannondale-Drapac’s Pais Vasco squad enters the Belgian races largely intact. Howes said the team wants to match the success of the team’s cobbled squad, which scored a podium at Sunday’s Paris-Roubaix with Sebastian Langeveld.

    “It should really pay off as long as we can keep this momentum going. We always have a friendly competition with the cobbled classics guys,” Howes said. “They did pretty well so we gotta show up.”

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