Jacques Janse Van Renseburg, the 27 year old South African racing Cyclist who rides for the MTN-Qhubeka team is currently in full form and he is hopeful of becoming successful in the Tour of Oman.
He became the winner of South African National Road Race. Earlier this February, he became the winner of the third place in the African Championships.
Van Rensburg thinks that he will be able to perform as well as the race favourites in the Tour of Oman and even secure a place in the Overall category. According to him, a Podium finish is not an impossible task at all for him.
He has said that it is possible that the competition will indeed prove to be a difficult one for his team but he thinks that if circumstances remain in their favour then they will be able to win. About one of his fellow team members, 22 years old Louis Meintjes, he has said that so far his performance has been good and it is likely that he will be able to win ‘White Jersey’. He said that the team will put in a lot of effort for a podium finish and also to win the white jersey.
He said that the 18th February’s race was good for him and Meintjes. He said that Majka and Valverde are tough riders and further added that he is confident about a good result in the next day’s race. He said that they will indeed be able to get a very good result. Winning the Tour of Oman is one of the major objectives of Janse van Rensburg for this season.
The leader of the race, Fabian Cancellara is ten seconds ahead of Van Rensburg and Louis Meintjes. Janse van Rensburg expressed his eagerness for riding in the next day’s race. He said that he was eager about participating in this race right after he received the invitation. He said that he considered this race to be a suitable one for him.