James Vanlandschoot is currently resting as a result of his bad crash last Friday in the Tour de Picardie. Vanlandschoot injured his face, neck and ear, and also has back pain and four bruised ribs.
Andy Cappelle is doing better, and expects to start in Lochristi on Sunday.
The team suffered another setback, however, when its equipment van and camper were broken into in Metz, just before the Circuit de Lorraine. Other teams suffered break-ins as well.
Team manager Gérard Bulens is trying to keep a positive outlook. "I'm keeping the belief that the setbacks and bad luck is not happening: turn it all around and luck will smile on us.