Groenewegen happy to see Jakobsen racing after crash that changed their lives

KATOWICE POLAND AUGUST 05 Sprint Arrival Dylan Groenewegen of The Netherlands and Team Jumbo Visma Fabio Jakobsen of The Netherlands and Team Deceuninck QuickStep Marc Sarreau of France and Team Groupama FDJ Ryan Gibbons of South Africa and NTT Pro Cycling Team Moreno Hofland of The Netherlands and Team EF Education First during the 77th Tour of Poland 2020 Stage 1 a 1958km stage from Silesian StadiumChorzw to SpodekKatowice TourdePologne tdp20 on August 05 2020 in Katowice Poland Photo by Luc ClaessenGetty Images
Groenewegen and Jakobsen crash at the 2020 Tour de Pologne (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Dylan Groenewegen has said he is happy to see Fabio Jakobsen back racing, eight months after the high-speed crash at the Tour de Pologne changed both riders' lives forever. 

The Jumbo-Visma sprinter veered towards Jakobsen on the fast downhill finish in Katowice, causing a pile-up that saw the Deceuninck-QuickStep rider fly through the barriers at the side of the road.

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