Marten Kooistra

Date of birth 18-10-1997
Country Netherlands
Place of residence Jonkersland, Netherlands
Height 183 cm
Weight 74 kg
Best result Paris Tours U23, 2nd GC Olympia’s and winner stage 5a and Ronde van Zuid-Holland
Favorite pro rider(s) Fabian Cancellara

Why did you start cycling?

Because it looked like fun and I started riding my dad’s old bike.

Name your specialties:

Hard flat races and time trial.

What do you do besides cycling?

I like ice skating and I do a massage study.

Tell us your goals for 2019.

I hope I can win races this year and also help the team for victories. So I can make the step to a higher level.

What’s your favorite race in the 2019 calendar?

Paris-Roubaix U23.

What’s your dream race to win at the pros in the future?