Campenaerts breaks 1981 Ghent record

Victor Campenaerts has broken the Ghent 5000 metre time-trial record at the Kuipke track.

During the Lotto Six Days of Flanders-Ghent Campenaerts launched a record attempt on Dirk Baert’s time of 6:13.56, established on 27 November 1981. The world hour record holder romped home in 5:51.00 and is now the new 5000m record holder on the Kuipke track in Ghent.