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.”