Wout van Aert to take part in Ten Dam's 'Dirty Kanzelled' gravel ride

Jumbo-Visma's Wout van Aert leads Tom Scully (EF Pro Cycling) at the 2020 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
Wout van Aert at Omloop Het Nieuwsblad (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Jumbo-Visma star Wout van Aert has joined the 'Dirty Kanzelled' gravel ride organised by ex-road pro Laurens ten Dam. The event is an alternative to the postponed Dirty Kanza gravel race, which will now be held in September if the COVID-19 pandemic has eased.

Ten Dam organised the ride, which will be run on Saturday, May 30 and has attracted over 650 participants. The Dutchman mapped numerous gravel routes in Belgium and the Netherlands, though participants are able to map their own via the Komoot route planning app.

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