Pre-Race Comments From Gilbert, Phinney

World road champion Philippe Gilbert and Taylor Phinney of the BMC Racing Team shared their outlook ahead of two upcoming cobblestone races in Belgium during a press conference Thursday.

Phinney was the BMC Racing Team’s best finisher (seventh) at Milan-San Remo on Sunday and has replaced Adam Blythe on the roster for E3 Prijs Vlaanderen-Harelbeke on Friday. Gilbert was third in the 2010 edition of Gent-Wevelgem, which is celebrating its 75th edition on Sunday.

Listen to the two comment about both races on the BMC Racing Team Audio Line:
http://www.bmcracingteam.com/index.php?id=12

Download the combined race sheet (PDF with roster, bios, statistics, etc.):
http://bit.ly/Xnncot

E3 Prijs Vlaanderen-Harelbeke roster (March 22):
Philippe Gilbert (BEL), Thor Hushovd (NOR), Klaas Lodewyck (BEL), Daniel Oss (ITA), Taylor Phinney (USA), Manuel Quinziato (ITA), Michael Schär (SUI), Greg Van Avermaet (BEL).

Gent-Wevelgem roster (March 24):
Philippe Gilbert (BEL), Thor Hushovd (NOR), Klaas Lodewyck (BEL), Daniel Oss (ITA), Taylor Phinney (USA), Manuel Quinziato (ITA), Michael Schär (SUI), Greg Van Avermaet (BEL).

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