The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM will start the Dutch one-day race Arnhem-Veenendaal on Friday with Theo Bos as leader. The sprinter, born in the region, hopes to do well on familiar ground, just as in 2011 and 2012, when he won the race.
The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM starts the Arctic Race of Norway with ambitions, counting on a highly motivated Lars Petter Nordhaug and Steven Kruijswijk still in Tour-shape.
The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM and speed skating team BrandLoyalty have signed a formal declaration of intent with Lotto, part of De Lotto, and BrandLoyalty today. With this, the Dutch Lottery and the company that creates and develops loyalty programs publicly declare their ambition to become the title sponsor and sub sponsor, of the cycling team, as well as the speed skating team.
After 13 flat tyres, 1 band aide, 2 fallen water bottles, 10 bee stings and even fishing wire in the bicycle chain, 570 kilometers of cycling through the gorgeous Dutch inlands, over the cobbles of Flanders in Belgium and climbing the hilly inlands of France, we have reached our goal. For nine young heroes, Paris was the final destination this weekend, after an amazing sportive adventure.
The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM will start exclusive live streaming images tomorrow. The team has found a way to give something back to the fans for their support.
Sep Vanmarcke finished in the top ten again today in the Tour de France’s stage seven to Nancy. From a small group of around 30, the Belgian Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM rider placed ninth behind winner Matteo Trentin (Omega Pharma-QuickStep).
Following recent media reports and rumors about Bianchi's position toward the Belkin Procycling team, Bianchi reconfirms their strategy to participate at the highest level of performance cycling and will consider all available options to keep its presence in the WorldTour, with Team Belkin as first priority if a new Sponsor can be secured.
By the end of 2014 Belkin will exit as the title sponsor of the team. The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM will start an immediate search for a new title sponsor. The Team is disappointed by the exit, since it got a lot of positive feedback on the sponsorship.
The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM is determined to get in the mix for stage victories in the Ster ZLM Toer (18-22 June) every day of the Dutch race. Sports Director Michiel Elijzen packs a versatile group of riders at his disposal and is full of confidence.
Paul Martens finished second in the Ronde van Limburg today. After 200 hilly kilometres around Tongeren, Belgium, the Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM sprinter wasn’t able to prevent Dutchman Mathieu van der Poel (BKCP-Powerplus) from taking the win through a bunch kick.
The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM aims for nothing less than a victory in Sunday’s Tour of Limburg. In Belgium, the pressure will be on Sports Director Michiel Elijzen’s riders, but he doesn’t mind.
The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM has started a partnership with M Line, which takes immediate effect. The bed specialist from Uden will provide the entire team with advise, products and the newest techniques in the field of rest.
The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM will race the Baloise Belgium Tour with various options but without an outright caption. Nevertheless, Sports Director Michiel Elijzen is optimistic for success.
Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM rider Robert Gesink has succesfully undergone an extensive cardiologic examination regarding his cardiac arrhythmia.
Next year, the official start of the Tour the France will be in Utrecht. This tour summer, a group of children will have the unique opportunity to get acquainted with cycling like a ‘real pro'. Belkin Pro Cycling Team is looking for a Youth Sports Team, together with the Jeugdsportfonds (Youth Sports Fund), the Municipality of Utrecht and the Dutch Embassy in Paris.
The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM wants to make its presence felt in the Amgen Tour of California, a home race for the team as Belkin’s headquarters is located in the state. Laurens ten Dam will lead the team in the US stage race.
The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM sees Thursday’s German one-day race Frankfurt Finanzplatz as a kind of transition race, but that doesn’t mean that the team will start without ambitions. Sports Director Jan Boven believes it gives his riders a lot of opportunities.
“Theo will be our man in Turkey,” Sports Director Michiel Elijzen said clearly. In the 50th Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey, April 27 to May 4, the Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM will do everything possible to help Theo Bos bag victories. The Dutchman knows how to win in Turkey. In 2012, he won the opening and final stage.
The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM extended its contracts with Daily Fresh Food and De Bisschopsmolen to continue to have healthy and high quality meals, breads and bars in 2014 and 2015. Belkin’s general manager, Richard Plugge said, “We are very happy with the continuation of these contracts. We have been developing specific nutritious products for the riders for years, and these partners fit in this process perfectly.”
Michiel Elijzen and the sprinters of the Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM met this week for a training camp. In the Rund um Köln on Monday, they hope to profit from their hard work.