Is the first time you have had support from the Dave Rayner Fund?
No, I was fortunate to be supported by the Dave Rayner Fund in 2018 as well and am really grateful to be supported again in 2019.
What team are you joining?
I will be riding for VP Consulting - Zannata again in 2019. I was looked after well last year and the team have good organisation and a well rounded calendar.
Tell us a bit about your team.
The team is quite a traditional Belgium setup and has been around for quite a few years now. Based in Tienen, the team is local to where I will be staying. The team mainly target the Belgium cup series and have a good selection of Interclub races.
What is your race programme looking like?
I will be doing a mixture of kermesses and interclubs through most of the year. There will also be stage races such as Ronde Van Vlaams Brabant and Triptyque Ardennais and a few UCI races such as Youngster Coast Challenge U23.
Where are you going to live?
I will be living in Tielt-Winge once again, there will also be a few of the other Dave Rayner Fund riders staying.
What bike will you be riding and who supplies the team kit?
I will be riding a Zanatta Z88 and the team kit is supplied by Doltcini.