Remco Evenepoel: 'I gave everything to win for Bjorg'

The Belgian dedicated his European Championship victory to the late Bjorg Lambrecht and Stef Loos

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Remco Evenepoel says the European time trial course was not for him, but the Belgian "gave everything to win" for Bjorg Lambrecht.

The 22-year-old Belgian died this week in a crash at the Tour of Poland. Evenepoel, just after becoming the youngest Clásica San Sebastián winner at 19, took aim at the European Championship time trial, and won.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.