4.3 C
Ljubljana
sreda, 20 januarja, 2021

Bjorg Lambrecht: Belgian cyclist dies following crash during the Tour de Pologne

Belgian cyclist Bjorg Lambrecht has died at the age of 22 following a crash during stage three of the Tour de Pologne.

Lambrecht crashed around 60 miles from the end of the race from Chorzow to Zabrze in Poland.

He was taken by helicopter to hospital where he later died on Monday.

“The biggest tragedy possible that could happen to the family, friends and team-mates of Bjorg has happened. Rest in peace,” said his team Lotto-Soudal.

Race director Czeslaw Lang said: “It wasn’t a high-speed descent. It was a straight and wide road.

 

Read MORE

 

Share

Latest news

Photo exhibit uses taxpayers’ money to present work of migrant rescue ships

By: V4 Agency The photo exhibition at the town hall presenting the work of migrant taxi services on the Mediterranean is a propaganda tool by...

3 million doses of vaccine guaranteed. 8th Anti-Corona Package – PKP8 – is ready

By: gov.si Prime Minister Janez Janša and Minister of Labour, Family, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities Janez Cigler Kralj, held a press conference today in...

2020 – A year that will not be forgotten! A year when we were bombarded with leftist platitudes of the worst kind

By: Uroš Gabrijelčič It will soon be a year since the beginning of the epidemic with a disease called COVID-19, and about the same...

They illegally transported three migrants from Syria and Iraq

By: P.T. Yesterday, around 21.00, police officers from the Ljutomer Police Station stopped a car with Slovenian license plates while guarding the state border at...

Related news

Australian Open: Two more players ‘test positive’ amid quarantine row

by A.P. Two more Australian Open tennis players have tested positive for Covid-19 after arriving in Melbourne, state health officials said on Tuesday. It comes after...

Slovenia earn important win against Belarus at handball worlds

By: K.J., STA Slovenia wrapped up the preliminary round at the World Men's Handball Championship with an important 29:25 win against Belarus to earn second...

Star cyclist Tadej Pogačar becomes tourism ambassador

By: J.S.,STA Cyclist Tadej Pogačar, winner of the Tour de France, is the latest in line of top athletes to become an ambassador of Slovenia...

NBA round-up: Luka Doncic stars but Dallas Mavericks lose to Chicago Bulls

by A.P. Luka Doncic passed Michael Jordan on the NBA triple-double career list with his 29th - but was still critical of his display as...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share