The GCN Cyclocross Podcast Ep.6 | Toon Aerts

Nov 27, 2019, 05:00 PM
This week Jeremy talks to Belgian National Champion Toon Aerts about his career so far. Toon grew up racing in Belgium and the Netherlands, and found himself riding against Mathieu Van Der Poel at an early age. He also shares how important his family are to his career, two of his uncles work with his father for him and his brother in the pits as their mechanics. They talk about how Sven Nys has influenced his career, Toon emulated him as a junior and ended up racing against him before finally working alongside the Cannibal from Baal on the Telenet Baloise Lions team. 
Episode 6 also sees the return of Erwin Vervecken who chats to Jeremy about the latest rounds of the UCI Telenet Cyclocross World Cup and how Eli Iserbyt believes that he can beat Van Der Poel. 
 Marty and Jeremy also catch up with young British cross talent Thomas Mein about his breakthrough season as an U23 after winning the Tabor World Cup.