‘The need for competition is enormous’ – Quick-Step take the win as racing returns in Belgium

Pros from Lotto-Soudal, Quick-Step and NTT all lined up at the local Belgian one-day race

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Bike racing is officially back in Belgium as the GP Vermarc Sport saw WorldTour pros hit the roads in a local Kermesse race.

The smaller one-day event covered a 15.4km-long circuit around the Rotselaar area on Sunday (July 5) and featured riders from Deceuninck – Quick-Step, Lotto-Soudal and NTT Pro Cycling.

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