Jonny Bellis postpones return to racing

Jonny Bellis, Tour of Britain 2010

Jonny Bellis has decided to delay his planned comeback for the season.

He had originally intended to make his return to fully-fit racing at the Classic Loire Atlantique next Saturday (March 19).

"I sat down, myself and the team manager, and we decided what would be best," he told Cycling Weekly. "I could race now, but the level I'm at, I wouldn't be racing [properly], I'd be in there to survive. Being on the limit the whole time is no fun."

"I'll go back to Italy, get some more scooter work and return to racing at the Hel van het Mergelland [April 2]," he added.

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