Date of birth 01-07-1998
Place of residence Lommel, Belgium
Best result Win in 1.1’s Gooikse Pijl 2018
Favorite pro rider(s) Tom Boonen
Why did you start cycling?
At a younger age, I did BMX and football. I started cycling because I had an injury to my knee. First I rode my bike as recovery, but I really liked it and started cycling a bit more serious.
Name your specialties:
My specialty’s are sprinting, prologues and cobblestone classic races.
What do you do besides cycling?
Besides cycling, I help in my father’s company, I think it’s important to have something to do when your training is done.
Tell us your goals for 2020.
My goals for 2018 are to fight for victory in the ‘smaller’ races and get some good results in the big ones.
What’s your favorite race in the 2020 calendar?
My favorite race is definitely Paris-Roubaix!
What’s your dream race to win at the pros in the future?
My dream for the future is to win the double: Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix.