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5 x Top 5 For 21-Year Old Oddvar

Written by Team Formand United at 14:02 15/2-2022

  The nicknamed Norwegian Wood of Team Formand United, Oddvar Helgesen, had his fifth Top 5 career performance today at the new U23 race Circuito do Príncipe. It was a silver medal - maybe quite remarkable for a 21-year old lad - but it was the third Top 5 this year in three races ...
  - This versatile mountain man can really kick a**. I except more this season from him as he gains more experience, says former mountain rider "Kyllingen" aka. Michael Rasmussen to the sport newspaper The Moon.
  - Oddvar Helgesen can even do a decent sprint. He showed that today with only two bad, young help riders and went second. He would surely end no. 1 if he had a sprint train, Rasmussen adds in the interview.
  - My main helper, strong Önundur Jórekursson, is still injured, so I had to race with only two helpers. Most of the other teams with star riders had four helpers I believe, Team Formand United's young star told.
  - I was super happy with the result. Three Top 5 this year and only tried three races. Next one up will be a Senior race. Let's try that out!, Helgesen yells and shows off his wood in the mountain wind.


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