Thomas De Gendt on breakaways, Tour de France life, and his dream break (Ep. 10)


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Thomas De Gendt from Lotto-Soudal joins the Tacx Turbo Talks to talk about the 2019 Tour de France. He talks about the fight to get in the breakaway in this Tour (1:20), the battle for the win and KOM points on La Planche des Belles Filles (2:27), the pressure of performing in the Tour de France (4:22), what a structured day in the Tour looks like (5:56), and his non-massage, non-warm up preferences and dealing M&M's in the peloton (8:37). He then shares what his power efforts are when he's trying to get into a breakaway (10:47), the satisfaction of being in the breakaway (13:04), who his favorite breakaway companions would be (14:00), before he answers the Tacx Turbo Talks fan question of the week (15:13) and predicts the winner of the Tour (16:05).

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