Elisa Longo Borghini has become known for her all-in racing style that has brought nail-biting performances to the Women’s WorldTour all season. The Italian Champion has stated that she will be in a rouleur role during the elite women’s road race on September 25 the UCI Road World Championships, and she warned not to underestimate the route in Flanders.

“I really like being a rouleur in the races, and also to help my teammates whenever possible. I like to be aggressive and I don’t like boring races,” Longo Borghini told Cyclingnews.