Tadej Pogačar turns soigneur for women's World Championship road race

He handed up bottles for girlfriend Urška Žigart, and is also set to host a charity fundraiser for Slovenian flood relief

Tadej Pogačar takes bronze ahead of Mads Pedersen at the 2023 Glasgow World Championships
(Image credit: Dario Belingheri/Getty Images, Eurosport)

Tadej Pogačar might be among the world's best bike riders, but he isn't beneath handing out a bottle or two – especially if those bottles are for his girlfriend, WorldTour pro Urška Žigart.

The Slovenian double-Tour de France winner, who was second behind Jonas Vingegaard in this year's race, was spotted in the feed zone with the Slovenian contingent on Sunday's women's World Championship road race. He had bidons in hand and at the ready for the country's three-rider team, which included Žigart, fellow WorldTour rider Eugenia Bujak and Continental-level Urška Pintar.

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