Recruited within the offseason by the group BORA-hansgrohe, the younger Jordi meeus has achieved some fascinating performances for the reason that begin of the yr as evidenced by its 4th place on the Danilith Nokere Koerse. Next to Peter Sagan and Pascal Ackermann specifically, the Belgian will have the ability to proceed his coaching this season, with a view to the years to return. In an interview with our colleagues from Wielerflits, it takes inventory of its efficiency and appears forward to its future aims.
Video – Jordi Meeus teammate of Sagan on the Tour de Romandie
“I pushed my limits and thus gained a little more confidence”
“I assume I can definitely be proud of my begin to the season. I'm pleased that in my first few months with the group, I pushed my limits and gained a little bit extra confidence. I had the feeling that I could already win races just like the Nokere Koerse. The group has made it clear that in races that aren't WorldTour they wish to give me the boldness to win. […] At the WorldTour degree, Peter Sagan or Pascal Ackermann are sometimes current. So it is solely pure that I sacrifice myself for them. ” The former runner of SEG Racing Academy finally explained that he will have his chances in the sprint a little later in the season: “I would be the chief on the dash phases throughout the Tour of Hungary. There can be 4 out of 5 alternatives which can usually finish within the dash.”, he concludes.