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Boels–Dolmans Pro Cycling (UCI team code: DLT) is a professional cycling team based in the Netherlands, which competes in elite road bicycle racing events such as the UCI Women's World Tours. The title sponsors are the Dutch plant hire company Boels Rental and Dolmans Landscaping, a Dutch civil engineering company.

Boels–Dolmans
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Team information
UCI codeDLT
RegisteredNetherlands
Founded2010 (2010)
DisciplineRoad
StatusUCI Women's Team
BicyclesSpecialized
WebsiteTeam home page
Team name history
2010–2011
2012
2013–
Dolmans–Landscaping
Dolmans–Boels
Boels–Dolmans
Current season

Contents

HistoryEdit

2013Edit

2014Edit

At a special press conference in October 2013 it was announced that the Dutch time trial World Champion Ellen van Dijk would join the team after signing a three-year contract,[1] after five years at Specialized–lululemon. On March 1 Sanne van Paassen (Rabo–Liv) joined the team.[2] After winning the Omloop van het Hageland in early March, Lizzie Armitstead also won the first World Cup race, the Ronde van Drenthe. She would finish later three times in second place in the later World Cup races and keeping the lead in the overall World Cup classification. At the beginning of April, after a solo of some 30 kilometres (19 miles), Ellen van Dijk won the Tour of Flanders World Cup race.

2015Edit

The team started the season with the Ladies Tour of Qatar. Ellen van Dijk won the second stage and took the lead in the general classification.

2016Edit

In preparation for the 2017 season, the team signed Anna van der Breggen from Rabo–Liv.[3] The team also extended the contracts of Megan Guarnier, Chantal Blaak, Christine Majerus, Amalie Dideriksen, Nikki Brammeier, Lizzie Armitstead and Karol-Ann Canuel.[3] Ellen Van Dijk left the team to join Team Liv-Plantur.[3] On 11 August, Evelyn Stevens announced she would retire at the end of the season.[4]

Team rosterEdit

As of 5 February 2019.[5]
Rider Date of birth
  Chantal Blaak (NED) (1989-10-22) 22 October 1989 (age 29)
  Eva Buurman (NED) (1994-09-07) 7 September 1994 (age 24)
  Karol-Ann Canuel (CAN) (1988-04-18) 18 April 1988 (age 31)
  Jolien D'Hoore (BEL) (1990-03-14) 14 March 1990 (age 29)
  Amalie Dideriksen (DNK) (1996-05-24) 24 May 1996 (age 22)
  Katie Hall (USA) (1987-01-06) 6 January 1987 (age 32)
Rider Date of birth
  Annika Langvad (DNK) (1984-03-22) 22 March 1984 (age 35)
  Christine Majerus (LUX) (1987-02-25) 25 February 1987 (age 32)
  Amy Pieters (NED) (1991-06-01) 1 June 1991 (age 27)
  Skylar Schneider (USA) (1998-09-03) 3 September 1998 (age 20)
  Jip van den Bos (NED) (1996-04-12) 12 April 1996 (age 23)
  Anna van der Breggen (NED) (1990-04-18) 18 April 1990 (age 29)

Major winsEdit

2010
  Noord-Nederland Regional Road Race Championships, Janneke Ensing
2011
Halle-Buizingen, Martine Bras
Bredene, Winanda Spoor
  Noord-Nederland Regional Time Trial Championships, Janneke Ensing
  Oost-Nederland Regional Road Race, Geerike Schreurs
Stage 4 Tour de Feminin — Krasna Lipa, Mascha Pijnenborg
Stage 3 Tour Féminin en Limousin, Martine Bras
2012
Tour de Free State, Laura van der Kamp
2013 (details)
  Provincial Time Trial Championship (Limburg), Jessie Daams
  Combativity award Stage 2 Energiewacht Tour, Lizzie Armitstead
  Sprints classification Boels Rental Ladies Tour, Lizzie Armitstead
  Combination classification, Lizzie Armitstead
2014 (details)
UCI Track Cycling World Cup – Guadalajara (Omnium), Katarzyna Pawłowska
Omloop van het Hageland, Lizzie Armitstead
Ronde van Drenthe World Cup, Lizzie Armitstead
Tour of Flanders, Ellen van Dijk
Otley Grand Prix, Lizzie Armitstead
Profronde van Heerlen, Ellen van Dijk
  Points classification Internationale Thüringen Rundfahrt der Frauen, Lizzie Armitstead
  Mountains classification, Lizzie Armitstead
  Stage 2 Combativity award, Romy Kasper
Stage 1, Lizzie Armitstead
Stage 2, Romy Kasper
Commonwealth Games Road Race, Lizzie Armitstead
  Overall UCI Women's Road World Cup, Lizzie Armitstead
Stage 1 (ITT) Boels Rental Ladies Tour, Ellen van Dijk
Grand Prix Galychyna (Scratch race), Katarzyna Pawłowska
Grand Prix Galychyna (Omnium), Katarzyna Pawłowska
2015 (details)
Revolution – Manchester (Round 3) (Points race), Lizzie Armitstead
Revolution – Glasgow (Round 4) (Points race), Lizzie Armitstead
  Overall Ladies Tour of Qatar, Lizzie Armitstead
  Points classification, Lizzie Armitstead
Stage 2, Ellen van Dijk
Stages 3 & 4, Lizzie Armitstead
Le Samyn des Dames, Chantal Blaak
Strade Bianche, Megan Guarnier
Trofeo Alfredo Binda-Comune di Cittiglio, Lizzie Armitstead
Tour of California Womens Time Trial, Evelyn Stevens
Boels Rental Hills Classic, Lizzie Armitstead
Philadelphia Cycling Classic, Lizzie Armitstead
Euskal Emakumeen Bira, Megan Guarnier
Stage 3 Euskal Emakumeen Bira, Chantal Blaak
Stage 1 Aviva Women's Tour, Lizzie Armitstead
European Games Individual Time Trial, Ellen van Dijk
Stage 2 Giro d'Italia Internazionale Femminile, Megan Guarnier
Mountains classification Tour de Bretagne Féminin, Christine Majerus
2016
Stage 2 Ladies Tour of Qatar, Ellen van Dijk
Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, Lizzie Armitstead
Strade Bianche, Lizzie Armitstead
Le Samyn des Dames, Chantal Blaak
Ronde van Drenthe, Chantal Blaak
Trofeo Alfredo Binda-Comune di Cittiglio, Lizzie Armitstead
Tour of Flanders, Lizzie Armitstead
Gent–Wevelgem, Chantal Blaak
  Overall Energiewacht Tour, Ellen van Dijk
Team classification
Stage 1 (TTT)
Stage 2, Chantal Blaak
Stage 4b (ITT), Ellen van Dijk
  Overall Tour of California, Megan Guarnier
  Points classification, Megan Guarnier
Stage 1, Megan Guarnier
Boels Rental Hills Classic, Lizzie Armitstead
Philadelphia International Cycling Classic, Megan Guarnier
  Overall The Women's Tour, Lizzie Armitstead
  Best British rider classification, Lizzie Armitstead
Stage 1 The Women's Tour, Christine Majerus
Stage 3 The Women's Tour, Lizzie Armitstead
  Overall Giro d'Italia Femminile, Megan Guarnier
Stages 2, 6 & 7 (ITT), Evelyn Stevens
Stage 4 (ITT) Internationale Thüringen Rundfahrt der Frauen, Ellen van Dijk
Crescent Women World Cup Vargarda TTT
  Overall UCI Women's World Tour, Megan Guarnier
Stage 1 Boels Rental Ladies Tour, Amalie Dideriksen
Stage 2 (TTT) Boels Rental Ladies Tour
Stages 1 & 2 Tour Cycliste Féminin International de l'Ardèche, Katarzyna Pawlowska
2017
Ronde van Drenthe, Amy Pieters
Stage 1b Healthy Ageing Tour, Amy Pieters
Stage 2 (TTT) Healthy Ageing Tour
Stage 4 Healthy Ageing Tour, Chantal Blaak
Amstel Gold Race, Anna van der Breggen
La Flèche Wallonne Féminine, Anna van der Breggen
Liège–Bastogne–Liège Femmes, Anna van der Breggen
Tour de Yorkshire, Lizzie Deignan
  Overall GP Elsy Jacobs, Christine Majerus
Stage 1, Christine Majerus
  Overall Tour of California, Anna van der Breggen
Stage 1, Megan Guarnier
  Zuid-Holland Regional Time Trial Championships, Chantal Blaak
Stage 2 The Women's Tour, Amy Pieters
  Overall Giro d'Italia Femminile, Anna van der Breggen
Stage 1 (TTT)
Stage 10, Megan Guarnier
Daags na de Tour, Chantal Blaak
Paardenmarktronde van Alblasserdam, Chantal Blaak
CityRonde Tiel, Chantal Blaak
Crescent Vårgårda TTT
Stage 3 Ladies Tour of Norway, Megan Guarnier
  Young rider classification Holland Ladies Tour, Demi de Jong
Team classification
Stage 5, Anna van der Breggen
  Overall UCI Women's World Tour, Anna van der Breggen
2018
Strade Bianche Donne, Anna van der Breggen
Ronde van Drenthe, Amy Pieters
Tour of Flanders, Anna van der Breggen
  Overall Healthy Ageing Tour, Amy Pieters
Team classification
Stage 1 (ITT), Anna van der Breggen
Stage 2, Amy Pieters
Amstel Gold Race, Chantal Blaak
La Flèche Wallonne Féminine, Anna van der Breggen
Liège–Bastogne–Liège Femmes, Anna van der Breggen
Stage 1 GP Elsy Jacobs, Christine Majerus
  Overall Tour de Yorkshire Womens Race, Megan Guarnier
  Mountains classification, Megan Guarnier
Stage 2, Megan Guarnier
Durango-Durango Emakumeen Saria, Anna van der Breggen
Stage 3 Emakumeen Euskal Bira, Amy Pieters
Stage 4 The Women's Tour, Amalie Dideriksen
Crescent Vårgårda TTT
GP de Plouay – Bretagne, Amy Pieters
Stages 3 & 4 Holland Ladies Tour, Amalie Dideriksen
Stage 5 Holland Ladies Tour, Chantal Blaak
2019
Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, Chantal Blaak
Le Samyn des Dames, Jip van den Bos
La Flèche Wallonne Féminine, Anna van der Breggen
  Points classification Tour de Yorkshire Women's Race, Christine Majerus
  Overall Tour of California, Anna van der Breggen
  Sprint classification, Anna van der Breggen
Stage 1, Anna van der Breggen
Stage 2, Katie Hall
Stage 1 Emakumeen Bira, Jolien d'Hoore


National, continental and world championsEdit

2010
  Netherlands Track (Scratch race), Winanda Spoor
2012
  Azerbaijan Time Trial, Elena Tchalykh
2013
  British National Road Race, Lizzie Armitstead
2014
  Luxembourg Cyclo-cross, Christine Majerus
  Luxembourg Time Trial, Christine Majerus
  Luxembourg Road Race, Christine Majerus
2015
  Luxembourg Cyclo-cross, Christine Majerus
  Luxembourg Time Trial, Christine Majerus
  Luxembourg Road Race, Christine Majerus
  USA Road Race, Megan Guarnier
  Denmark Road Race, Amalie Dideriksen
  British Road Race, Lizzie Armitstead
  European U23 Track (Pursuit), Amalie Dideriksen
  European U23 Track (Omnium), Amalie Dideriksen
  World Road Race, Lizzie Armitstead
  European Track (Points race), Katarzyna Pawłowska
2016
  World Track (Points race), Katarzyna Pawłowska
  Luxembourg Cyclo-cross, Christine Majerus
  British Cyclo-cross, Nikki Harris
  USA Road Race, Megan Guarnier
  Luxembourg Time Trial, Christine Majerus
  Luxembourg Road Race, Christine Majerus
  European Time Trial, Ellen van Dijk
  World Road Race, Amalie Dideriksen
  Denmark Track (Omnium), Amalie Dideriksen
  Denmark Track (Points race), Amalie Dideriksen
  Denmark Track (Individual pursuit), Amalie Dideriksen
  Denmark Track (Scratch race), Amalie Dideriksen
  Denmark Track (Individual sprint), Amalie Dideriksen
2017
  Luxembourg Cyclo-cross, Christine Majerus
  British Cyclo-cross, Nikki Brammier
  Poland Time Trial, Katarzyna Pawłowska
  Luxembourg Time Trial, Christine Majerus
  British Road Race, Lizzie Armitstead
  Dutch Road Race, Chantal Blaak
  Luxembourg Road Race, Christine Majerus
  Canada Time Trial, Karol-ann Canuel
  Denmark Track (Omnium), Amalie Dideriksen
  World Road Race, Chantal Blaak
  Poland Track (Omnium), Katarzyna Pawłowska
  Dutch Track (Individual pursuit), Amy Pieters
2018
  Luxembourg Cyclo-cross, Christine Majerus
  Luxembourg Time Trial, Christine Majerus
  Denmark Road Race, Amalie Dideriksen
  Dutch Road Race, Chantal Blaak
  Luxembourg Road Race, Christine Majerus
  World Road Race, Anna van der Breggen
  Dutch Track (Individual pursuit), Amy Pieters
2019
  Luxembourg Cyclo-cross, Christine Majerus

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ellen van Dijk op weg naar Boels-Dolmans Archived October 12, 2013, at the Wayback Machine WielerRevue, 7 oktober 2013
  2. ^ ProCyclingStats. "Sanne van Paassen". procyclingstats.com.
  3. ^ a b c "The Cyclingnews guide to 2016-2017 rider transfers - Women - Cyclingnews.com".
  4. ^ "Evelyn Stevens to retire at the end of 2016 - Cyclingnews.com".
  5. ^ Ostanek, Daniel (3 December 2018). "Boels-Dolmans finalise roster with MTB champion Annika Langvad". Cyclist. Dennis Publishing Limited. Retrieved 5 February 2019.

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