UPDATE – Amy Pieters will be transported from Spain to a hospital in the Netherlands by a specialist team of Eurocross on Thursday, January 6. This transfer will be made by airplane. In the Netherlands the medical treatment will continue.
Amy Pieters fell on Thursday, December 23 after a collision within the national track team and lost consciousness in the process. In the hospital of Alicante she underwent surgery to relieve the pressure on her brain.
Meanwhile, Pieters is breathing independently and the sedation has been phased out. Otherwise, her situation is stable but unchanged. Only when the rider awakens will the medics be able to get a first impression of the consequences of the fall.