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Get to Know: Nathan Van Hooydonck

26. November 2016, Santa Rosa, California (USA) — Development Team

Find out more about BMC Development Team's Nathan Van Hooydonck. © Michael Zanghelli

Our riders have clocked thousands of hours this season, whether on-race or training, so we thought it was time to put the spotlight on them to find out a little bit more about their lives both on and off their BMC Teammachine SLR01s.

Rider profile

Name: Nathan Van Hooydonck

Age: 21

Where do you call home: Antwerp

Training base: Denia or at home in Antwerp

How long have you been riding with BMC Development Team: This will be my third year with the team.

On the bike

Proudest achievement so far: Definitely becoming National TT and Road Race Champion. 

Favourite thing about riding in the peloton: Being able to draft!

Favourite race: Paris - Roubaix

Favourite place to train: Oudenaarde

Ultimate goal: Winning Tour of Flanders and Paris - Roubaix

Off the bike

Favourite film or TV show: The Following

Favourite musician or band: Yellow Claw

Best way to recover after a race: Hot Chocolate and a massage!

If you didn’t cycle what sport would you do? Basketball because I’m so tall and Snooker because it is an incredible sport! I like to play it a lot. 

I bet you didn't know that? Both my dad and my uncle were pro cyclists plus I can make lasagne very well!

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