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Marianne Vos starts road season with seventh place in Strade Bianche

Marianne Vos starts road season with seventh place in Strade Bianche

Several attacks followed. They were all unsuccessful, so at twenty kilometres from the finish the peloton was still complete. When Lotte Kopecky attacked, Vos followed with six other riders, including Demi Vollering and Elisa Longo Borghini. Together they rode towards Via Santa Caterina in Siena. Vos had to let go just a few kilometres from …

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Ambitious Vos looks forward to road season after great cross campaign

Ambitious Vos looks forward to road season after great cross campaign

The 136-kilometre hilly course features eight gravel sections that characterize the race, with a total of more than 31 gravel kilometres. The final takes Marianne and her teammates up the steep climb leading to Le Tolfe (1.1km, 18% max). Then the vicious climb of the Piazza del Campo in Siena awaits shortly before the finish. …

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Markus remains second in Bloeizone Fryslân Tour after bunch sprint

Markus remains second in Bloeizone Fryslân Tour after bunch sprint

A lone leader got a maximum lead of one minute but was reeled in by the pursuers and Team Jumbo-Visma took control. With the ladies in yellow and black leading the way, Markus was kept in a good position. At twenty kilometres from the finish, one rider tried to escape, but the attempt was also …

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Second place for Markus in time trial Bloeizone Fryslân Tour

Second place for Markus in time trial Bloeizone Fryslân Tour

Markus started relatively early and covered the 14-kilometre course in a time of 18:41. A few minutes later, Van Dijk was seven seconds faster, but other riders couldn’t come close to the time of the Team Jumbo-Visma rider. Jip van den Bos finished at 19:39, which earned her tenth place. Romy Kasper was less fortunate. …

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Swinkels wins sprint classification Tour of Valencia

Swinkels wins sprint classification Tour of Valencia

Teuntje Beekhuis tried to break away with two other riders in an attractive opening stage, but her attempt was unsuccessful. Swinkels took the points at the intermediate sprint after good team play and assured herself of the final victory in the sprint classification. The only climb of the day, the Alto de l’Ornet, turned out …

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Swinkels gives Team Jumbo-Visma something to celebrate on unlucky day in Valencia

Swinkels gives Team Jumbo-Visma something to celebrate on unlucky day in Valencia

The riders had to overcome three first-category climbs, two of which were in the last 25 kilometres. With that in mind, the peloton took a wait-and-see approach. The first riders started to attack only after the first climb, including Anouska Koster. However, no one got much freedom from the peloton. On the way to the …

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Team Jumbo-Visma starts season in Valencia with excellent podium finish Koster

Team Jumbo-Visma starts season in Valencia with excellent podium finish Koster

The Spanish stage race is the first race of the new season for the yellow and black brigade. The first stage, with three categorised climbs, didn’t stimulate much of an attack. The race only broke open halfway through. Several riders, including German Team Jumbo-Visma debutant Linda Riedmann, attacked. On the last climb, the peloton broke …

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