of course it was and everyone knows why.Quick-Step is not known as a GT GC-centric team, either. Nor as a team known for developing future GT winners. Not the most logical career choice, on first glance, but then again maybe it was.
That's true.I don't think he's the only young rider who's that mature re: his future goals. It certainly doesn't explain his most recent wins.
I thought DQS outbid other teams regarding his salary and that it was* a lot for a rider at his age.It's kinda interesting that Remco Evenepoel is -- and was -- way underpaid at DQS, if I understand Patrick Evenepoel's comments (re:Monaco) correcly.
*as no one expected him to win San Sebastian and the EC ITT