Delta Cycling Rotterdam

Delta Cycling Rotterdam was a Dutch professional cycling team. In 2008, it holds a Continental license. The team started in 2003. Among the riders that first year were current professional cyclists Rick Flens and Martijn Maaskant. In 2004, Tom Leezer and Sebastiaan Langeveld. Floris Goesinnen also rode for Van Vliet.

Delta Cycling Rotterdam
Leuven - Grote Prijs Jef Scherens, 23 augustus 2015 (B157).JPG
Team information
Founded2003 (2003)
Key personnel
Team manager(s)Iwan van Zandbeek
Team name history
Van Vliet–EBH Advocaten
Van Vliet–EBH Elshof
Cycling Team De Rijke
Cycling Team De Rijke–Shanks
Cyclingteam de Rijke
Delta Cycling Rotterdam

Johnny Hoogerland, Bram Schmitz and Joost van Leijen are the most successful riders in the team history.

In 2008, Ronan van Zandbeek became Dutch road champion with the espoirs.

In 2010 the team is sponsored by Focus Bikes.[1]

Team rosterEdit

Rider Date of birth
  Sjoerd Bax (NED) (1996-01-06) 6 January 1996 (age 25)
  Luuc Bugter (NED) (1993-07-10) 10 July 1993 (age 27)
  Lucas Eamon (USA) (1992-10-15) 15 October 1992 (age 28)
  Ike Groen (NED) (1992-05-31) 31 May 1992 (age 28)
  Vincent Hoppezak (NED) (1999-02-02) 2 February 1999 (age 21)
  Adriaan Janssen (NED) (1995-12-12) 12 December 1995 (age 25)
  Gijs Meijer (NED) (1998-10-07) 7 October 1998 (age 22)
  Gerco Pastoor (NED) (1998-05-17) 17 May 1998 (age 22)
Rider Date of birth
  Justin Timmermans (NED) (1996-09-25) 25 September 1996 (age 24)
  Rens Tulner (NED) (1998-02-26) 26 February 1998 (age 22)
  Jason van Dalen (NED) (1994-07-02) 2 July 1994 (age 26)
  Jens van den Dool (NED) (1998-11-10) 10 November 1998 (age 22)
  Marijn Van Der Berg (NED) (1999-07-19) 19 July 1999 (age 21)

Major winsEdit

ZLM Tour, Angelo van Melis
Stage 3 Olympia's Tour, Martijn Maaskant
Stage 7 Olympia's Tour, Sebastian Langeveld
Stage 1 & 3 Cinturón a Mallorca, Bram Schmitz
Overall Okolo Slovenska, Joost van Leijen
Stage 2, Johnny Hoogerland
Stage 3, Joost van Leijen
De Vlaamse Pijl, Bram Schmitz
Rund um Düren, Bram Schmitz
Stage 1 Tour de Hokkaido, Manman van Ruitenbeek
Stage 4 Tour de Hokkaido, Joost van Leijen
Stage 3 Clásico Ciclístico Banfoandes, Johnny Hoogerland
Overall Tour de Normandie, Bram Schmitz
Overall Tour de Normandie, Ronan van Zandbeek
Stage 5 Ringerike GP, Christoph Pfingsten
Stage 1 Mi-Août Bretonne, Kai Reus
Stage 4 Tour de Normandie, Yoeri Havik
Stage 7 Tour de Normandie, Dion Beukeboom
Arno Wallaard Memorial, Coen Vermeltfoort
Ronde van Noord-Holland, Dylan Groenewegen
Himmerland Rundt, Yoeri Havik
Grote 1-MeiPrijs, Coen Vermeltfoort
Prologue Olympia's Tour, Coen Vermeltfoort
Prologue Volta a Portugal, Team Time Trial
Kernen Omloop Echt-Susteren, Dylan Groenewegen
Stage 2 Tour de Normandie, Dylan Groenewegen
Stage 4 Circuit des Ardennes, Coen Vermeltfoort
Prologue Olympia's Tour, Coen Vermeltfoort
Stage 1 (ITT) Flèche du Sud, Christoph Pfingsten
Stages 2, 4 & 5 Flèche du Sud, Coen Vermeltfoort
Antwerpse Havenpijl, Yoeri Havik
Overall Olympia's Tour, Jetse Bol
Stage 2, Jetse Bol
Stage 1 Tour of Mersin, Jan-Willem van Schip
Stage 3 Tour of Mersin, Ike Groen
Stages 1 & 5 Flèche du Sud, Coen Vermeltfoort
Stage 1 An Post Rás, Taco van der Hoorn
Stage 5 An Post Rás, Wouter Mol
Kernen Omloop Echt-Susteren, Daan Meijers
Grote Prijs Marcel Kint, Jan-Willem van Schip
Ronde van Drenthe, Jan-Willem van Schip
Stage 3 Tour de Normandie, Jan-Willem van Schip
Stage 2 An Post Rás, Jan-Willem van Schip
Stage 7 An Post Rás, Daan Meijers
Numansdorp Criterium, Jordi Talen
Stage 2 Okolo Jižních Čech, Jason Van Dalen
Stage 3 Okolo Jižních Čech, Jan-Willem van Schip
  Netherlands National Track Championships (Omnium), Jan-Willem van Schip
  Overall Rás Tailteann, Luuc Bugter
Stage 3, Luuc Bugter
Stage 4, Jason Van Dalen
Stage 3b Sibiu Cycling Tour, Jason Van Dalen

National ChampionsEdit

  Netherlands National Track Championships (Omnium), Jan-Willem Van Schip


  1. ^ "FOCUS Bikes: Team Van Vliet". Focus Bikes. Archived from the original on 16 May 2010. Retrieved 2 May 2010.

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