Trek was spreading a Tweet of de Jonghs wife, Renee Meijer. “A helicopter has found Stephen. He’s breathing and has a pulse. More News later,“ she wrote.
De Jongh had left around 10.30 am to a training ride in the vicinity of the Spanish Girona and since then disappeared.
The police had searched the area in question. Renee Meijer had asked via Twitter, the Internet community for help. “We hope to have good news. Please remember his wife in your thoughts and prayers,“ tweeted Trek.