Stuyven: Lappartient should focus on rider safety rather than moving Paris-Roubaix

LE CREUSOT FRANCE JULY 02 Jasper Stuyven of Belgium and Team Trek Segafredo at arrival during the 108th Tour de France 2021 Stage 7 a 2491km km stage from Vierzon to Le Creusot 369m LeTour TDF2021 on July 02 2021 in Le Creusot France Photo by Benoit Tessier PoolGetty Images
Former Milan San-Remo winner Stuyven feels Paris-Roubaix should remain in the Spring (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

UCI President David Lappartient should focus on rider safety ahead of considering rescheduling the Spring Classics to October, Jasper Stuyven said ahead of targeting Paris-Roubaix  with Trek-Segafredo teammate Mads Pedersen this weekend.

Stuyven argued that it would potentially mean "worse weather" in the already dangerous race.

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