Karlijn Swinkels

Name: Karlijn Swinkels
Nationality: Netherlands
Place of Birth: Handel
Date of Birth: 28th October 1998

2020
Parkhotel Valkenburg
2021
Jumbo Visma
2022
Jumbo Visma
2023
Jumbo Visma

Karlijn Swinkels Articles

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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.

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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.

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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.

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