27 year old, dutch all-rounder, Winanda Spoor joins the team for the remainder of the season. Having turned professional in 2011, Winanda has 2 professional victories to her name as well as winning the sprint jersey twice at the Holland Ladies Tour.
Spoor, who reigns from Apeldoorn, will bring a wealth of experience having raced for 19 years, in some of the most prolific races in the world, including the Giro d’Italia Internazionale Femminile, Gent-Wevelgem and Ronde van Vlaanderen.
“I’m really happy to join the team, and I’m looking forward to working with the riders and staff, they’ve all been so welcoming. I think we can achieve some great results together as a team, and I am looking forward to sharing my knowledge with some of the younger riders on the team.”
“I am an all-rounder, I particularly relish being in breakaways, and competing in stage races, I enjoy the games and tactics that occur in stage racing.”
Winanda’s first race with the team will be the seven day stage race, Lotto Thüringen Ladies Tour which starts on Monday with a prologue.