Gilbert, Boonen and Belgians meet to discuss Florence Worlds

After Belgium’s least successful spring campaign since 1945, the great and the good of the Belgian peloton gathered in a conference room in a Novotel near Brussels on Monday – not for a debriefing, but to look forward and discuss their plan of attack for the world championships in Florence in September, where defending champion Philippe Gilbert is expected to lead the team on a demanding circuit.

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