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Michael Mørkøv – Deceuninck’s Danish World Champion

The all round star, Michael Mørkøv, has added another title to his palmarès – World Madison Champion, for the second time. At the recent championships in Berlin, partnered by fellow Dane Lasse Norman Hansen, Mørkøv took the rainbow colours.

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I’ve not shed tears of joy at many bike races but I did in November 2009; I was ‘runner’ for Danish pair, Alex Rasmussen and Michael Mørkøv at the Gent Six Day and ‘my boys’ took the last sprint of the race and overall victory with the rainbow jerseys on their backs as World Madison Champions. A special night.

Alex has retired and is now Zwift ambassador for Scandinavia but Michael has just gone and done it again – World Madison Champion, this time with 2012 Olympic Omnium Champion, Lasse Norman Hansen. Michael is three times and reigning Elite Danish Road Race C