A short bio of who you are and your career so far
I’m a rider with 9 year professional on the highest level of cycling.
Three greatest achievements
4x Tour de France
4x Paris Roubaix
2x Pro Wins
To know more about you:
How did you start cycling?
Because I wanted to try it out
What was the most important race you’ve done to date?
Tour de France
What is your pre-race ritual?
What do you think about while cycling?
About life, everything and creative stuff
What is your go-to training meal?
Pasta with Pesto
How do you recover after a tough race or training ride?
Laying on my bed and chill / eat good stuff
What is your go-to song while riding?
Too many good songs out there – Marteria (German Hip Hop)
Apart from endurance sports, what is your passion?
Art, music, my podcast, family time and friends
What was the best piece of cycling advice you ever received?
When the lion is hungry, he eats
What advice do you have for someone who wants to follow in your footsteps?
Work hard. Consistency is key. You need to do because you love it, you need to live it
What’s your favorite ROTOR component and why?
Cranks, great design!
If you were not a cyclist, what would you have been?