Valgren keen on increased responsibility at Dimension Data

Michael Valgren (Astana Pro Team)

In August, nearing the end of a long season, a rider's motivation has the tendency to wax and wane. In Sint-Pieters-Leeuw on Friday morning, Michael Valgren ( Astana ) breezily confessed that he was not exactly inspired by the fare that awaited him on stage 5 of the BinckBank Tour , a flat run towards Lanaken. Fortunately for the Dane, the final weekend of the race features two stages that seem better tailored to his dextrous talents. "It depends. Some days the motivation is good and some days it's not so good. I'm motivated for tomorrow but on a day like today, I'd rather be on the couch relaxing, but you have to finish the stages because I get to the stages I want," Valgren told Cyclingnews . "But I'm motivated for the races in Canada too and I'm using this to get back into the race rhythm after the ...

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