Posts Tagged ‘Tom Boonen’

Don’t Speed


Yesterday, after a hard week of training, I raced my first Dutch Crit. Firstly it has been so nice to race with a group of guys the genuinely love to race and ride bikes. We are starting to race well as a team and understand where our strengths and weakness are as individuals and as […]

He’s Back!!


Tommeke Boonen returns to his winning ways in the 1st Stage of The Tour of Qatar putting a dreadful 2010 behind him. He is one of my favourite riders and it is great to see him back in form.   I have been very lucky to ride some big races with some big pros but […]



Complete about face today. Friday I was swapping off with Mancebo and tore my lungs apart in the process. Today I was swapping off with Boonen (less than a week out from worlds) and felt awesome. Hopefully I can back up tomorrow for Vichte, Wednesday in Lichtervelde and Saturday in Tinnen.

Gullegem Pre Race from Nico from Nick Mitchell on Vimeo.



Gullegem was Tom Boonen’s first race back from a short break from racing thanks to a positive control for cocaine use. That combined with beautiful weather and the Flemish public made for an awesome atmosphere.