Tom Boonen: 'I feel like cycling is already in the distant past'

Belgian former world champion and multiple Classics winner Tom Boonen retired from pro cycling in April, and says that he has already moved on

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Tom Boonen says that cycling is "already in the distant past" despite only being eight months into his retirement from the sport.

The 37-year-old Belgian – a world champion, three-time Tour of Flanders and four-time Paris-Roubaix – pulled on the brakes for good after trying for another Roubaix title on April 9.

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