zolder-jr-zachmcdonald.jpg Belgian Sean de Bie has won the third race of the Junior World Cup in Zolder on second Christmas Day. The young Belgian animated the race together with Dutch riders Lars van der Haar and World Cup leader Tijmen Eising. In the final lap Eising made some little mistakes and wasn’t able to sprint for victory. In the sprint, Sean de Bie was the strongest ahead of Lars van der Haar. Belgians Wietse Bosmans and Bart de Vocht completed the top five. Zach Mc Donald from the USA rode a strong race and finished as sixth.

The USA had six starters with Mc Donald, Kaiser, Mannion, Wallace, Goguen and Emsky. Only Emsky didn’t finished the race.

Dutch Tijmen Eising remains in the overall lead of the World Cup with a total of 160 points. Lars van der Haar is second with 140 points and Wietse Bosmans third with 113 points. Luke Keough is with 55 points the best American at rank 11. McDonald is 22nd with 30 points.

The final World Cup for Juniors will take place in Roubaix on January 18. Full results and photo gallery below.

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Full Results:

PlaceBibRiderCountryTimePoints
124DE BIE SeanBEL0:45:1060
233VAN DER HAAR LarsNED+00:0150
332EISING TijmenNED+00:0645
425BOSMANS WietseBEL+00:4240
528DE VOCHT BartBEL+00:4635
640MC DONALD ZachUSA+00:4630
735VAN KESSEL CorneNED+00:5628
812BRAIDOT DanieleITA+01:0126
93HADOUX ValentinFRA+01:0324
102GARSON PierreFRA+01:0522
1111BRAIDOT LucaITA+01:0620
1237VAN DER POEL DavidNED+01:0719
136MÜLLER LukasSUI+01:0718
1434VAN DER HEIJDEN MichielNED+01:0917
1521BOROS MichaelCZE+01:1216
1629VERMEERSCH GianniBEL+01:1215
1716NESVADBA JanCZE+01:3114
1818POLNICKY RadekCZE+01:3313
1919LASAK MatejCZE+01:4312
204TURGIS JimmyFRA+01:5211
2154SCHWEIZER Michael (JR)GER+01:5810
2220PAPRSTKA TomasCZE+01:589
2314LORENZON RudyITA+02:098
2461SCHEIRE RubenBEL+02:137
2531MEURISSE XandroBEL+02:146
2657MAEYER YannickGER+02:145
2762VAN DE VELDE ValentijnBEL+02:184
2863DENOLF RitchieBEL+02:213
2927BOSSUYT MatthiasBEL+02:252
3056BRETSCHNEIDER ToniGER+02:311
3155BÖHM-GRÄBER WenzelGER+02:32
3217HNIK KarelCZE+02:39
3326BRAET VinnieBEL+02:56
3443KAISER CodyUSA+02:58
3548MICHELY MaxLUX+03:00
3641MANNION GavinUSA+03:13
3749JUNGELS BobLUX+03:13
388GRAND AnthonySUI+03:14
3915TATTO MicheleITA+03:14
4010FALASCHI BryanITA+03:21
4136TEUNISSEN MikeNED+03:28
425BARBEN EmilienSUI+03:45
4365VEESTRAETEN ZebBEL+03:51
4413DALL’OSTE DanieleITA+04:16
4558MEDVED MatejSVK+04:19
4659HANSEN KennethDEN+04:24
4750KIRSCH AlexLUX+04:33
4844WALLACE ChrisUSA+04:51
497STAUBLE DarioSUI+05:11
5045GOGUEN MannyUSA+07:00
519CHAVANNE GabrielSUI+07:02
66DE CLERCQ AngeloBELDNF5
52ALTENKIRCH ChristophGERDNF4
42EMSKY EricUSADNF2