While part of the team where competing in the Netherlands and Belgium, Hitec was also represented in national races in Norway with Tone Hatteland Lima, Ingrid Lorvik and Janicke Gunvaldsen.
Saturday we lined up for a kermesse race, 25 laps of 3.2km and a total of 1300hm. After working to close all attacks making sure nothing got away without us, it came down to a sprint. Lining up to Continue reading
Photo: Sportfoto.nl/SF Road 2015
Saturday our girls raced in the Netherlands at the Omloop van the Borsele. Already early in the race the bunch split into several groups in the tough winds and high speed.
The bunch regrouped and split several times until close to the final a Continue reading
Already early in the race a breakaway of seven formed including our birthday girl Cecilie. They gained a lead of 3.35min going into the Muur the first time. After 80km Giant-Liv started working to close the gap and was soon joined by RaboLiv. The peloton split in two and the breakaway got reeled in after the strong efforts in the Continue reading
Saturday our girls lined up to defend last year’s victory at Omloop van de IJsseldelta. Already early the peloton split up because of the strong winds. Simona was unlucky and got caught in a crash, in the front group we had Lauren and Kirsten. From the front Anna van der Continue reading
Energiewachttour progressed into a successful week of racing for our girls with a total of two victories and a 2nd place. Although being a UCI 2.2 race, only two out of the top ten teams were missing from the start list, making it a high quality peloton and as always tough racing. Continue reading
In the 5th race of the Women’s WorldTour (WWT), the beautiful Ronde Van Vlaanderen, our team lined up with a goal of another top ten result. The riders were met by sun, good temperatures, short sleeve weather and no need for the typical spring classic “how much are you wearing” talk before start. The atmosphere in Oudenaarde was great and the girls highly motivated to do a strong race. Continue reading