The talented British cyclist Josie Nelson immediately joins Team Coop – Hitec Products. Nelson, who is 19 years old and made her debut in the elite peloton this year, has signed a contract until the end of 2023. She is also the first new rider for next season’s squad, in addition to six riders who have already signed their contract. extended. “I’m really excited to be joining the team before the end of this season, it’s a fantastic opportunity and I’m looking forward to meeting everyone!”
Team Coop – Hitec Products has shown itself well in the Ladies Tour of Norway. On home soil, the young team did good. Ingvild sprinted to a 12th and 13th place in stages 2 and 4, while she also ended 22nd in the general classification. First year elite rider Anne Dorthe Ysland became 30th in the end result, being the 6th rider in the youth classification, while Ann Helen showed herself with a long attack in the opening stage that started in her hometown Halden.
In Halden the Ladies Tour of Norway starts on Thursday. After four days of cycling, the race finishes in the same city on Sunday. For Team Coop – Hitec Products it’s the home race and the team is very much looking forward to take part. With almost all of the best teams in the world present, it will be four hard and fast days of racing at the Women’s World Tour level. All the action will be live on television.
Caroline Andersson, Emma Boogaard and Pernille Feldmann have all re-signed with Team Coop – Hitec Products. The Swedish, Dutch and Norwegian rider will also race for the international women’s team in 2022 and 2023. Earlier Ingvild Gaskjenn, Mari Hole Mohr and Nora Tveit already put their signature under a new contract. With the renewals, Team Coop – Hitec Products has set their base for next season, hoping to strengthen the team with some new riders as well.
In the French two days stage race Tour de Belle Isle en Terre – Kreiz Breizh, Team Coop – Hitec Products showed itself well. Ingvild Gaskjenn sprinted two a seventh place in both stages, which was good for an eighth place in the general classification. Amalie Lutro went in a long attack in the second stage, to set up the sprint for Ingvild together with Mari Hole Mohr in the final.
Team Coop – Hitec Products have renewed the contract with three of their Norwegian riders. Ingvild Gaskjenn, Mari Hole Mohr and Nora Tveit will also race for the Norwegian based UCI-team in 2022. For Gaskjenn it will be the sixth year on the team, while Hole Mohr and Tveit both joined the team this season. Team Coop – Hitec Products expects to announce more contract renewals and new riders in the upcoming period.