Koksijde did not disappoint. It was dark, it was grim, it was windy, and unlike last year, it actually took place. As the first race of the season, when I shot the juniors, it took me some time during cataloguing the photos to figure out who is who, but Iâ€™m sure that will change soon enough.
Maud Kaptheijns seems to be just as invincible as her compatriot, Mathieu van der Poel. Oh, and before I forget it, many people were asking on Twitter and Instagram about the paint job of his bike and the meaning of the American flag on the forkâ€™s crown. Here is what van der Poel said about that:
“Because it is the land of hope and glory and I got the leader’s jersey there”
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