Arrigato Japan

Flying home from Japan, I keep on thinking: “Arigato Japan”, which means thank you Japan. The Japan Cup has been an experience I will never forget and it has been a good way to end the 2018 season.  October is usually the month the season ends and the ‘off season’ starts. Traditionally the European season…

Americaaa!

America, I like America. Actually North-America to be a bit more specific. The past 1.5 month I’ve been living the ‘American Dream’ by staying in the USA and Canada. Not only for racing the Tour of Utah, the Tour of Colorado and the GP Quebec and Montreal, but also for training, staying with friends, sightseeing…

Tour du Comeback

With the Tour de France getting started, I thought it was about time to write something again. I am currently participating in the ‘Tour du Comeback’. This tour is not the nicest race I have ever done, but I have tried to make the best of it. And actually, now I am making steps towards…

Recovering in progress…

After a period of ‘radio-silence’, I thought it was about time for a small update about my recovery. Let’s start with some good news. I am walking on two legs again and I’m riding on two wheels (yes, without side-wheels). My crutches, brace and cast are stored as far away as possible, with the hope…

The Rollercoaster of 2018

Sometimes writing things down is helping me to clear my mind and sort things out. Although this won’t be a positive story, I want to share my ride in the Rollercoaster of 2018. In a nutshell is has been; crashing, coming back, coming back into shape, crashing again and so the story repeats itself. After…