As everybody is likely aware at this time, Trek-Leopard rider Wouter Weylandt passed away after a crash in the Giro d’Italia on Monday, 05/02/2011. The Bike Lane Race Team would like to express our most sincere condolences to the Weylandt family, as well as his teammates and friends.
Weylandt’s team released a statement noting the establishment of a donation account to assist in supporting the late racer’s family. “Yesterday we lost a great person and true friend – In these hard times we especially want to think of those who were closest to Wouter: his family,” it said.
“We have created a donation account to support them financially as much as we can. Everyone of you can donate to this account. All donations will go directly to Wouter’s family.”
Bank Address: 69, route d’Esch, L-2953 Luxembourg
Account Name: LEOPARD SA ‘WOUTER WEYLANDT’
IBAN: LU93 0020 6100 0904 0500
Recipient address: 1, rue Peternelchen, L-2370 Howald
In several days, there will also be an option to donate via Pay Pal.