Roster: Konrad Gessner, Alexander Krieger, Filip Maciejuk, Gaëtan Pons, Szymon Rekita, Pit Schlechter & Bas Van Belle - DS: Jan Brockhoff
After a successful ŠKODA Tour de Luxembourg, the Midden-Brabant Poort Omloop is the next race on Leopard Pro Cycling's calendar. In 2017, Alexander Krieger took the third place after a tough race.
The Midden-Brabant Poort Omloop is up for it's ninth edition and this year, the race marks the final of the Holland Cup, so especially the Dutch Continental and Club teams will be up for a real battle. The race starts in Gilze and finishes in the same location 196 kilometers later. First, there are five big laps of 37 kilometers in the surroundings of Gilze. In these laps, there are two cobbled sections situated and on each one, there will be a sprint for the cobblestone classification. Here, the race can be made really hard, before entering the final with 4 smaller local laps of 7,4 kilometers. It's Leopard Pro Cycling's second turn in this race. In 2017, the first participation, a strong race by the entire team led to a podium finish of German Alexander Krieger: third. This year, Krieger is again present, but the team has different cards to play in various race scenarios.
Midden-Brabant Poort Omloop (UCI 1.2)
16.06 | Gilze-Gilze | 196 km