Remco Evenepoel selected for road race and time trial at Tokyo Olympics

Lotto Kopecky leads the women's team on both the road and track

Remco Evenepoel
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Remco Evenepoel has been selected in the Belgium team that will race at the Olympic Games.

The Deceuninck - QuickStep rider has made no attempt at hiding his ambition to win the gold medal in the time trial event,  and the 21-year-old has now received confirmation that his place on the Belgian flight flying out to Japan is secured.

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Chris Marshall-Bell

A freelance sports journalist and podcaster, you'll mostly find Chris's byline attached to news scoops, profile interviews and feature writing across a variety of different publications. He has been writing regularly for Cycling Weekly since 2013.

Previously a ski, hiking and cycling guide in a number of places, but mostly in the Canadian Rockies and Spanish Pyrenees, he almost certainly holds the record for the most number of interviews conducted from snowy mountains.

He lives in Valencia, Spain.