Roelandts gets serious

By Bjorn Haake in Roeselare

Young Jürgen Roelandts, a neo-pro with Silence-Lotto is having a good season so far. Roelandts lives near Belgium's capital of Brussels. He had been racing for the Belgian Davitamon - W-f-L - Jong Vlaanderen and its predecessors in the last few years, but in 2008, he made the leap from amateur to professional ranks and immediately secured a contract with a ProTour team.

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