Name: Karlijn Swinkels
Place of Birth: Handel
Date of Birth: 28th October 1998
Karlijn Swinkels Articles
RideLondon Classique 2023 Race Preview
RideLondon Classique History After a tumultuous off-season, RideLondon Classique returns in 2023 still just about as a Women’s WorldTour level race. Last year, only the
A quick preview look at Veenendaal Veenendaal 2023
The men’s Veenendaal Veenendaal has a long history but in contrast, there have only been 2 women’s editions. The first took place in 2018 and
Riejanne Markus takes solo win at Navarra Women’s Elite Classic
In a dazzling display of athleticism, Dutch cyclist Riejanne Markus clinched the Navarra Women’s Elite Classic title. After a gruelling, hilly race from and to
Women’s Amstel Gold Race 2023 Race Preview
The history of the Women’s Amstel Gold Race is very much in two parts. An initial race was held between 2001-2003 (won by Nicole Cooke, Leontien van Moorsel and Debby Mansveld), reaching the highest-level Women’s World Cup set of races in its final year of that run.
Women’s Brabantse Pijl 2023 Race Preview
The last couple of years of the women’s Brabantse Pijl have centred on Demi Vollering. The Dutch rider infamously celebrated just a moment too soon in 2021. With her arm already aloft in victory, Ruth Winder took the slenderest of victories on the finish line photo for one of the American’s final big wins.
Tour of Flanders Women 2023 Race Preview
A Women’s Tour of Flanders goes back to 2004, where the race immediately joined the top-level Road World Cup. From there, it’s pretty much been a who’s who of women’s cycling on the winner’s list. World champions, grand tour winners and more, every name is heavily linked to women’s cycling with no surprises like say Jacky Durand on the men’s list.