Parkhotel Valkenburg Cycling Team

Parkhotel Valkenburg Cycling Team (UCI team code: PHV) is a UCI Women's Continental Team based in the Netherlands, which competes in elite women's road bicycle races such as the UCI Women's World Tour. The team was established in 2013 and received an UCI licence in 2014.[1]

Parkhotel Valkenburg
2019 BLT Stramproy start Parkhotel Valkenburg.jpg
The squad during the 2019 Holland Ladies Tour
Team information
UCI codePHV
RegisteredNetherlands
Founded2013 (2013)
Discipline(s)Road
StatusUCI Women's Team (2014–2019)
UCI Women's Continental Team (2020–present)
BicyclesFactor
WebsiteTeam home page
Key personnel
Team manager(s)
  • Bart Faes
  • Jos Mooy
  • Raymond Rol
Team name history
2013
2014–2016
2017
2018–
Parkhotel Valkenburg Cycling Team
Parkhotel Valkenburg Continental Team
Parkhotel Valkenburg–Destil
Parkhotel Valkenburg

HistoryEdit

2014Edit

 
The team in 2014

The 2014 women's road cycling season was the first for the Parkhotel Valkenburg Continental Team as an UCI women's team.

2015Edit

 
The team in 2015

2018Edit

Former rider in the team Esra Tromp retired from racing to take on the role as team manager for Parkhotel Valkenburg in 2018 after sustaining multiple physical setbacks in 2017.[2] Nancy van der Burg who had stepped up to UCI level in 2018 from club team Jos Feron Lady Force, but in May it was announced that she would be stepping back from racing with Parkhotel Valkenburg, as she was unable to balance racing professionally and working as a sport nutrition coach at LottoNL–Jumbo.[3][4]

Team rosterEdit

As of 15 August 2021.[5]
Rider Date of birth
  Mischa Bredewold (NED) (2000-06-20) 20 June 2000 (age 21)
  Nina Buijsman (NED) (1997-11-16) 16 November 1997 (age 24)
  Belle de Gast (NED) (1991-02-04) 4 February 1991 (age 30)
  Femke Gerritse (NED) (2001-05-14) 14 May 2001 (age 20)
  Pien Limpens (NED) (2001-02-24) 24 February 2001 (age 20)
  Femke Markus (NED) (1996-11-17) 17 November 1996 (age 25)
  Rachel Neylan (AUS) (1982-03-09) 9 March 1982 (age 39)
Rider Date of birth
  Lieke Nooijen (NED) (2001-07-20) 20 July 2001 (age 20)
  Marit Raaijmakers (NED) (1999-06-02) 2 June 1999 (age 22)
  Sylvie Swinkels (NED) (2000-07-31) 31 July 2000 (age 21)
  Julia van Bokhoven (NED) (2001-04-01) 1 April 2001 (age 20)
  Amber van der Hulst (NED) (1999-09-21) 21 September 1999 (age 22)
  Kirstie van Haaften (NED) (1999-01-21) 21 January 1999 (age 22)
  Esther van Veen (NED) (1990-09-27) 27 September 1990 (age 31)

Major winsEdit

National championsEdit

2016
  Germany Track (Omnium), Anna Knauer
2019
  Netherlands Road Race, Lorena Wiebes

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Parkhotel Valkenburg  » UCI". procyclingstats.com. Retrieved 9 January 2014.
  2. ^ Dubbeld, Julian (13 February 2018). "Wielerploegen 2018: Parkhotel Valkenburg". WielerFlits. Retrieved 8 May 2018.
  3. ^ "Nancy van der Burg knijpt definitief in haar remmen". Team Parkhotel Valkenburg. 5 May 2018. Retrieved 8 May 2018.
  4. ^ Middendorp, Koen (5 May 2018). "Purito Rodríguez, Van Der Burg, Berlato, Dennis". WielerFlits. Retrieved 8 May 2018.
  5. ^ "Parkhotel Valkenburg". Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 15 August 2021. Retrieved 15 August 2021.

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