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Danish pursuiters honored

Danish pursuit team

Danish pursuit team (Image credit: Tour of Japan)

The Danish 4,000 meter men's team pursuit squad was awarded the riders of the year prize for 2008. The team set the new national team pursuit record three times in 2008 and won silver at the World Championships and at the Olympic Games in Beijing, China.

The World Championship team consisted of Michael Faerk Christensen, Alex Rasmussen, Jens Erik Madsen and Casper Jorgensen while the Olympic squad included Michael Mørkøv, Jørgensen, Madsen and Rasmussen.

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