Danish former skilled bicycle owner Chris Anker Sorensen has died on the age of 37 after being hit by a car throughout a experience in Belgium, the Worldwide Biking Union (UCI) says.
Sorensen was on account of commentate on the Highway World Championships, which start in Flanders on Sunday.
A stage winner within the 2010 Giro d’Italia, Sorensen retired from skilled biking in 2018.
The UCI described his demise as a “tragic loss”.
“Our ideas are along with his household, buddies and everybody on the Danish Biking Federation,” an announcement from the worldwide governing physique mentioned.