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From Down Under to the Academy; Alex Evans’ journey


In February 2018, Alexander Evans showed himself to the big stage cycling fans as he powered to second behind Estaban Chaves, in the mountaintop finish at the Herald Sun Tour’s […]

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Jesper Rasch; from football to cycling


Jesper Rasch landed a spot in the 2019 Academy roster after completing a traineeship with the team at the end of the 2018 season. However, the journey of the talented […]

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The start of Sven Burger


13 years ago Sven Burger rode a mountain bike for the first time around Alkmaar at his brother’s birthday party, and he instantly felt a special connection with it. From […]

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How did Adam Hartley start in cycling?


At just 19 years old, Adam Hartley powered to eighth overall in the Tour d’Alsace after placing second in the team prologue and solidly riding up the Planche des Belles […]

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Tiago Antunes’ early days


Tiago Antunes, joined the Academy the last August the 1st as a trainee, and the upcoming one will be his first full season with our colors. In the last part […]

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Jesper Rasch to stay with the Academy in 2019


We happilly announce that after completing a traineeship with the Academy at the end of the 2018, 20-year old Jeseper Rasch, has secured himself a spot in the 2019 roster […]

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Barnabás Peák joins the Academy in 2019


We are delighted to welcome the talented Barnabás Peák to the Academy ahead of the 2019 season. The 19-year started the year as a member of the UCI World Cycling […]

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Kaden Groves to ride for the Academy in 2019


We are pleased to announce that 19-year old, Kaden Groves, will join the Academy in 2019. The talented Australian rider, who joined Mitchelton Bike-Exchange in June, will take a next […]

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Bol takes third in season’s finale Putte Kapellen


Today’s Putte Kapellen marked our last race of the season, and it has been proved all year long our guys played for the win regardless the field. The Belgian race […]

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Preview Putte Kapellen


All good things must come to an end, and after a hard-fought season we are in front of the last race of our 2018 calendar, Putte Kapellen. Our final race […]

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Kooistra: “I am happy with how the season is going and the way I improved”


Recent Paris Tours U23 winner, Marten Kooistra, has excelled not only on one-day races this season, but also in week-long event like the Olympia’s Tour where he finished second overall […]

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Yes, you can!


Breekt jou het angstzweet uit, zodra je aan afdalen denkt? Dat is geen schande. Zelfs gelouterde profs kampen met dit ongemak. De volgende zeven tips kunnen jouw volgende bergrit een […]

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Schelling took fifth in Red Hook Criterium Milano


Last Satruday our Ide Schelling competed in the Red Hook Criturium in Milano and took home a fifth place overall against some of the strongest in the discipline. The young […]

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Kooistra finishes off a 30 km long solo attack with a win in Paris Tours


Today’s Paris Tours U23 featured our last U23 one-day classic of the calendar, and our riders certainly made it one to remember. The parcours presented a 182 km long challenge […]

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SEG Racing Academy to land in Esports


We are proud to announce that SEG Racing Academy, in partnership with SEG Esports, will launch the first-ever professional virtual cycling team: SEG Racing Academy Esports. The decision to enter […]

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Sven Burger to ride in Academy colors in 2019


We are happy to announce that the talented 21-year old Dutchman, Sven Burger, will join the Academy for the upcoming 2019 season. “I am really honored and excited to become […]

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Bol finishes 10th in Binche and seals a third overall in the Napoleon Cup Games


After nine rounds filled with nail-biting action, today the Napoleon Cup Games held its finale with Binche-Chimay-Binche. The race presented a hilly parcour that featured some cobbled sections that the bunch […]

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Dainese scores his second Academy win in Ronde van Midden Brabant


After the World Championships action, we were back in Academy colors in Netherland’s Ronde van Midden Brabant. The 160 km long presented a predominately flat parcour that saw the riders complete 3 […]

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Bol closes the Top 10 in Famenne Ardenne Classic


In the middle of the World Championships action, the Academy lineup up for the second edition of 1.1’s Famenne Ardenne Classic. The race presented a broken parcour with several short steep […]

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Jordi Meeus takes the win 1.1’s Gooiske Pijl


After yesterday’s action in Tour de l’Eurométropole, we were back in action with 1.1’s Gooiske Pijl. The race was off to a fast start, with dangerous moves being done from […]

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Solid Academy performance in Tour de l’Eurométropole


The Academy talents sealed a solid performance in 1.HC’s Tour de l’Eurométropole in a field mainly composed of WorldTour and ProContinental teams. The parcour was predominantly flat but a series of short […]

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Adam Hartley will ride for the Academy in 2019


We are happy to announce that Adam Hartley will join the Academy from 2019 onwards. The British climber feels excited and happy ahead of the opportunity, after having a tough […]

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Schelling on fixed gear racing: “I am learning a lot and becoming a better rider”


Last month we announced that SEG Racing Academy was set to ride in fixed gear criteriums in the NL Crit Series with the aim of participating in the Red Hook […]

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Edoardo Affini will join Mitchelton – Scott


Edoardo Affini will become the fourth Academy graduate of 2018 as he will move up to the WorldTour with Team Mitchelton-Scott. This way the 22-year old Italian will complete his dream of […]

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Edo Affini: “We have done everything properly ahead of the Worlds”


Our Edoardo Affini it is no stranger in fighting for the win when it comes down to a time trial, in fact, he has done it four times this season […]

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Julius van den Berg: “I will give my 200% at the U23 Worlds”


Current Team EF Education First – Drapac p/b Cannondale rider and Academy Alumni, Julius van den Berg, has been selected by the Dutch National Team to compete in the time […]

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Marten Kooistra seals a second overall at Olympia’s Tour


After six hard stages spaced in five days, the Olympia’s Tour was set to have today its finale today. We started the day with Marten Kooistra, who won yesterday’s morning […]

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Kooistra and Schelling sit on the overall podium with one stage to go


Today’s double-action day at the Olympia’s Tour presented a tough challenge to the whole peloton. The morning sector featured a fast 100 km long ride, and quickly after the flag […]

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Action-packed day for the Academy with Meeus in the podium


It was an action-packed day for the Academy as we were present in Netherland’s Olympia’s Tour, as well as in Belgium’s Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen. At Olympia’s Tour our guys lined […]

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Jordi Meeus closes the Top 5 today in Olympia’s Tour


Today’s stage 3 in Olympia’s Tour featured a total of 184 km that joined Gieten with Hellendorn, which was the longest stage of the race so far. The day was […]

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Preview Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen


Tomorrow our riders will lineup in Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen, a 186 km long race in Belgium that will see the peloton tackle the same local circuit a total of 17 times. […]

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Kooistra takes second in the second day of the Olympia’s Tour


Yesterday’s opening stage, which was marked by the strong wind, saw three Academy riders power into the Top 10 of the day and overall of the 2018 Olympia’s Tour, with Ide […]

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Ide Schelling sprints to second in Olympia’s Tour opener


The 2018 edition of the Olympia’s Tour kicked off today in Assen, with a 127 km long stage that started and finished in the same city and featured mainly a […]

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Olympia’s Tour preview


The 6-day long Olympia’s Tour will kick off in Assen in two days time with a flat stage that will see the fastest sprinters fighting for the first leader’s jersey. […]

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Aussie talent Alexander Evans will ride in Academy colors in 2019


We are really proud to announce that Australian talent, Alexander Evans, will join the Academy for the 2019 season. The 21-year old, who is currently completing a traineeship with BMC […]

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Q&A with Thymen Arensman post Tour de l’Avenir


Thymen Arensman finished yesterday in second overall in the Tour de l’Avenir, in which was his first ever participation in the iconic French U23 race. The 18-year old has had […]

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Alberto Dainese will ride for the Academy


We are delighted to announce that Alberto Dainese will join the Academy. The 20-year rider will follow the footsteps of fellow Italian compatriot, Edoardo Affini, and will join the team […]

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Jordi Meeus and Jan Maas ride into the Top 10 in RVMNL


Today’s Ronde van Midden Nederland featured the sixth and last round of the Holland’s Cup, with a 190 km long parcour with start and finish in Utrecht. The race was […]

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Jordi Meeus finishes in the front at Veenendaal-Veenendaal Classic


Today’s Veenendaal-Veenendaal Classic presented a 191,5 km long parcour over predominantly flat roads and a strong field of riders. The race was off to a quiet start as the 4-man […]

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Cees Bol takes the 32nd Academy win in Ronde van de Achterhoek


Today’s Ronde van de Achterhoek presented a 190 km long parcour, which included several gravel sections from Groenlo to Gendringen. The race was off to a quiet start with three riders […]

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Kooistra takes 4th and Bol 7th in Koga Slag om Norg


Today it was the turn of one of the most special races of the season, Koga Slag om Norg. It’s gravel sections always presents a challenging parcour not only for […]

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SEG Racing Academy to join Fixed Gear criteriums


We are really excited to announce that the Academy will compete in some NL Series Criteriums with the goal of participating in Red Hook Milano at the end of the […]

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Williams spends the day in the break in the last stage in Alsace


Today’s stage presented the last challenge in the 5-day long Tour d’Alsace. After two hard days in the mountains, today’s profile presented a more flat profile, even though that there […]

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Arensman rides in the break in the queen stage in Alsace


After yesterday’s mountaintop finish up the Planche des Belles Filles, today it was the turn of the queen stage of the Tour d’Alsace. Today the peloton faced the hardest stage […]

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Hard day up La Planche des Belles Filles


One of the hardest stages of the Tour d’Alsace was up for grabs today. The 143 km long parcour included a total of five categorized climbs along the way and […]

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Ide Schelling takes fourth in Alsace


After yesterday’s opening three-man team time trial, where our trio formed by Jordi Meeus, Marten Kooistra and Stevie Williams powered to third, it was the turn of the first road […]

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Jesper Rasch joins the Academy as a trainee


Jesper Rach will join the Academy as a trainee from August the 1st until the end of the season. The 20-year Dutchman will combine some races with the Academy as […]

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Preview Tour d’Alsace


After a short period away from the racing scheme and a training camp in the region, the Academy is back in action in Tour d’Alsace. The French race will hold […]

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Tiago Antunes will join the Academy in 2019 and will also join the team as a trainee


Tiago Antunes is the first signing of the Academy for 2019 and will also join the team as a trainee from August the 1st.  The 21-year will combine his racing […]

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Cees Bol will move to the WorldTour with Team Sunweb


Cees Bol will move up to the professional ranks with WorldTour’s Team Sunweb. After a really solid 2018, where he seized wins in races like Tour de Bretagne, Flèche Ardennaise […]

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Stevie Williams will step to the WordTour with Team Bahrain Merida


Our Welsh climber, Stephen Williams, will join WorldTour’s Bahrain Merida from August the 1st as a trainee followed by a 2-year deal. The 22-year old, who seized the overall victory […]

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Edoardo Affini is ready to shine in the U23 European Championships


Tomorrow our Edoardo Affini will compete in the Italian national team colors in the U23 European time trial, a race in which he powered to fourth last year. The strong […]

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Jan Maas will become a trainee for Team LottoNL-Jumbo


Our 21-year old Jan Maas will move up to the pro ranks as a trainee with the Dutch WorldTour team Team LottoNL-Jumbo. Maas, who played the super-domestic role in service […]

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Peter Lenderink retires from cycling


Saturday’s U23 Dutch Nationals road race was the last race of Netherland’s Peter Lenderink. The 22-year old has decided to step aside from cycling because of a vasoconstriction in his groin […]

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The Academy dominates the Nationals; Van den Berg and Kooistra go 1-2


The Academy came into Bergen with the goal of dominating again the U23 Dutch Nationals after seizing back-to-back titles in 2016 and 2017, being Fabio Jakobsen the one who wore […]

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Julius van den Berg will join Team EF Education First – Drapac p/b Cannondale in a mid-season transfer


Julius van den Berg will be joining Team EF Education First p/b Cannondale as of July the 1st in a mid-season transfer that will see our Dutch all-rounder move up […]

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Julius van den Berg: “I have the fastest TT bike”


One year after seizing the U23 Dutch time trial title, Julius van den Berg is ready to fight again for the red, white and blue stripes. The Dutch all-rounder looks […]

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Bol stays in the lead of the Napoleon Games Cup


Today’s Halle Ingooigem featured the sixth round of Belgium’s Napoleon Games Cycling Cup. The parcour featured almost 200 km through a predominantly flat course between the Belgian towns of Halle and […]

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Performance Anaylsis Giro d’Italia U23


The Giro d’Italia U23 was a successful one for the Academy as we wrapped up the race with two stage wins, two days in pink, two riders within the Top […]

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Preview Halle-Ingooigem


After some tough racing action during the 10-day long Giro d’Italia U23, the team will be back in the racing scheme tomorrow in Belgium’s Halle-Ingooigem. The race presents a predominantly […]

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Stevie Williams finishes the Giro U23 in fifth overall


The tenth and last day of the Giro d’Italia U23 featured a double stage day that was set to decide the overall classification. The morning stage joined the towns of […]

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Double action day in Italy and Belgium


Today was yet another double action day for the Academy as we were in the eighth stage of the U23 Giro d’Italia as well as in Belgium’s Dwars door Het […]

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Williams takes the win and gets closer to the GC lead


Today’s stage presented a profile that perfectly suited our climber’s skills, and they did not disappoint. Starting in Schio, the peloton had to face a total of 137 km, which […]

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Preview Dwars door het Hageland


Tomorrow our riders will face the fifth round of the Napoleon Games Cup, Dwars door het Hageland. The 194 km long course will present a really challenging parcour from Aarschot to Diest. The […]

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Williams stays third on GC after a really tough day


Today’s stage presented a 120 km long, which featured two categorized climbs within the last 50 kilometers of the day. The parcour between Dimaro Folgarida and Pergine Valsugana presented the easiest […]

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Williams takes the overall lead after powering to second in the day


Yesterday’s was the first real test for the GC contenders as the stage finished all the way up a first category climb. Today was no different, it featured three categorized […]

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Williams moves to fourth overall after stage four


Today’s stage featured the first mountaintop finish of the 2018 Giro d’Italia U23. The Passo Maniva, a first category climb, awaited for the riders with slopes that overcome the 15%. […]

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Van den Berg wins in MBPO; Affini spends the day in the break in the Giro


It was an action-packed day for the Academy as today we were in the start line of Holland Cup’s Midden-Brabant Poort Omloop as well as in the third stage of […]

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Safe day in the Giro U23


Today’s stage between Nonantola and Sestola presented a flat and easy parcour in the first part of the stage, but it was followed by 60 km of broken and tough […]

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Hectic day and fast day in the Giro d’Italia U23


After yesterday’s amazing prologue, where three Academy riders ended up within the Top 20 of the day and Edo Affini took the win and the first Maglia Rosa, it was […]

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Edo Affini wins the prologue and is the first leader of the Giro U23


The Giro d’Italia U23 kicked off today with a fast and short prologue around the streets of Forli, that will host tomorrow’s start as well. The 4,4 km was the […]

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Preview Giro d’Italia U23


Tomorrow one of the most important races of the calendar, the U23 Giro d’Italia, will kick off in Forli with a 4,4 km long prologue. The race presents a really […]

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Anastopoulos: “All six riders come into the race in the best physical condition possible”


The Academy has been off to a great start of the season, seizing already more than 20 wins, and being in the front in races like Tour de Normandie, Tour […]

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Lezyne becomes the official safety partner of the Academy


We are delighted to announce that SEG Racing Academy and Lezyne have reached an agreement that will make the USA-based company the official safety partner of the team. Lezyne will provide […]

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Teamwork delivers Cees Bol to fifth in Heistse Pijl


Today’s Heistse Pijl presented a 194 km long parcour in a predominantly flat course. The race was off to a fast start with multiple attacks and attempts to make it to […]

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Preview Market Heistse Pijl


After some hectic racing action in last Sunday’s Paris Roubaix, the Academy will pin on the numbers again tomorrow in Belgium’s 1.1 Market Heistse Pijl. The race presents a predominantly flat […]

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Julius van den Berg: “I am really happy with how the season is going so far”


Julius van den Berg has been off to an impressive season start. The 21-year old Dutchman holds already four wins under his belt in 2018 and has scored in races […]

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Van den Berg and Arensman take second and third in Paris Roubaix U23


Today’s hell of the north presented almost 200 km of constant fighting, high speed and tireless attacking. The race was off to a really fast start with several attacks and […]

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Affini: “Our goal will be to do everything in our power to be the first into the velodrome”


Sunday’s Paris Roubaix will see Edoardo Affini’s first ever participation in the U23 version of the Hell of the North. The 21-year old Italian feels calm and excited ahead of […]

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The Academy wraps up an amazing week with the overall win in l’Isard and a podium in GP Marcel Kint


An unforgettable week for the Academy was wrapped up in the best possible way by our talents. Stevie Williams sealed the overall win in the first European U23 stage race […]

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Williams keeps the yellow jersey safe with one day to go


Today’s stage between Lévignac and Boulogne-sur-Gesse featured a totally different type of parcour than the two previous days. The never stopping ups and downs on the road to the finish […]

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Back-to-back wins for Williams who extends the race lead


After yesterday’s stage win and race leadership, our riders faced today’s stage two with the pressure of defending Stevie Williams’ leader’s jersey. The stage featured a mountaintop finish, with almost […]

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Williams wins the stage and takes yellow in Ronde de l’Isard


The 2018 edition of Ronde de l’Isard kicked off with a hard stage that featured none other than the Col du Portet d’Aspet and an uphill finish to Eycheil. The […]

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Preview Ronde de l’Isard


Tomorrow the Academy will kick off in Lorp-Sentaraille its participation in the 2018 edition of the famous Ronde de l’Isard. Four days of hard racing and steep long climbs await the riders, […]

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Van den Berg and Bol go 1-2 in an amazing team performance in Ronde van Noord-Holland


After yesterday’s Ronde van Overijssel, where Cees Bol took fifth, it was the turn for Profronde van Noord-Holland as our second and last race of this action-packed weekend. The race […]

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Cees Bol sprints to fifth in Ronde van Overijssel


Today’s Ronde van Overijssel marked our first race of the action-packed weekend that the Academy will enjoy in the Netherlands that will be completed tomorrow with Ronde van Noord-Holland. The […]

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Preview Ronde van Overijssel & Ronde van Noord Holland


After some hard but successful racing in Tour de Bretagne and Flèche Ardennaise, the Academy colors will be back on the road with an action-packed weekend in the Netherlands. Saturday’s […]

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Anastopoulos: “Being the best team in Normandie and Bretagne shows the strength of the Academy”


After several hard working months behind the scenes, the Academy has been off to a strong season start. A total of 15 wins after just two months of racing do […]

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Cees Bol takes Flèche Ardennaise


A total of nine côtes throughout 180 km was what awaited the riders in the 2018 edition of Flèche Ardennaise. The race, with start and finish in Herve, feature plenty […]

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Preview Flèche Ardennaise


A total of nine côtes through the 180 km long parcour await the riders in the 2018 edition of Flèche Ardennaise. Last year the Academy was off to a great […]

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Williams is ready to take on Flèche Ardennaise


After a hard week of racing in Tour de Bretagne, our team is set and ready to fight for yet another win in Flèche Ardennaise. Last year the team was […]

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Bol powers to fourth overall in Bretagne and Kooistra takes third in Frankfurt


It was an action-packed day for the team as aside from the last stage in the week-long Tour de Bretagne, seven of our talents were in the start line of […]

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Van den Berg takes our second in a row in Tour de Bretagne


Today’s stage presented a short but intense 150 km long battle starting with a hilly part before being followed by a tough and hard final circuit, that the race had […]

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Cees Bol wins Tour de Bretagne’s stage 5


Today’s stage between Colpo and Plancoët featured a 155 km long stage finishing with five local laps with a hilly profile. The stage followed the same script as the four previous […]

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Bol and Williams sprint into the Top 10 after an amazing team performance


Yesterday’s stage saw the bunch complete the longest day in the 2018 edition of the Tour de Bretagne, as well as our Edoardo Affini climbing all the way to third […]

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Affini takes third in the day and moves up in GC


Today’s stage between Baden and Clohars-Carnoët featured the longest day on the bike for the peloton racing the 2018 edition of the Tour de Bretagne. The race was off to hard […]

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Cees Bol takes sixth in the second stage in Bretagne


After yesterday’s opening stage today the bunch had to face a total of 180 km starting in Louisfert and finishing with five local laps in Plougoumelen. Once again the race was […]

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Affini spends the day in the break and Bol sprints to sixth


Today’s 160 km long stage between the French towns of Châteaubriant – Louisfert marked the opening day of the 2018 edition of the Tour de Bretagne. After several attempts to jump […]

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Preview Tour de Bretagne


Less than 24 hours left before the Tour de Bretagne kicks off in Brient. The stage will feature a total of seven stages with hilly and tough parcours, that combined with […]

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Cees Bol sprints to second in Arno Wallaard Memorial


Arno Wallaard Memorial featured our only races this weekend, ahead of next week’s Tour de Bretagne. The 184 km long course, was divided into two big loops before the peloton […]

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Preview Arno Wallaard Memorial


A total of 184 km in a predominantly flat parcour await the riders tomorrow in the Arno Wallaard Memorial. The race will feature two long loops (76 km) before entering […]

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Bol: “We will have the strongest lineup in Tour de Bretagne”


Winner of the Wanzeel Koerse, second in a stage in Tour de Normandie and runner up in the overall classification of the Circuit des Ardennes. Cees Bol’s presentation card for […]

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Thymen Arensman: “I expect to learn a lot this season”


After a great run in the cross season, where he powered to third in his first ever U23 Dutch Nationals and and performed consistently in the World Cup, Thymen Arensman […]

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Ide Schelling takes fourth in a superb team effort in LBL


One of the most important one-day races of our calendar was up today. With a total of 173,4 km and 9 côtes awaiting the riders the U23 version of cycling’s […]

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Preview Liège-Bastogne-Liège


The time has finally come, and the team is more than ready to tackle the short steep climbs that feature the parcour of one of the five cycling monuments, Liège-Bastogne-Liège. […]

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Ide Schelling: “Our goal will be to win LBL”


Second year U23, Ide Schelling, has been off to a strong start of the season. He dominated the Loutraki Challenge by winning the uphill time trial and placing second in […]

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Cees Bol finishes second overall in Circuit des Ardennes


Today’s last day in France’s Circuit des Ardennes featured a hard and hill double sector before wrapping up the 2018 edition of the race, with our Cees Bol starting the […]

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Cees Bol takes second in the day and moves to third in GC


After yesterday’s opening day, it was the turn of the second of Circuit des Ardennes that featured a total of eight categorized climbs. The team was down to four riders […]

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Bol opens Circuit des Ardennes spriting to fourth in the day


A 172 km long stage was set to open the 2018 edition of the Circuit des Ardennes, and it wasn’t a bad one for us. Today’s ride featured a total […]

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Preview Circuit des Ardennes


Tomorrow five of our riders will be in the start line of France’s Circuit des Ardennes. Short and steep climbs will be featured in the four stages that the race […]

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Williams is ready to take on the Ardennes


Short steep hills will be on the menu for our riders in the coming two weekends as the team will be competing in Circuit des Ardennes and Liège-Bastogne-Liège. Stevie Williams […]

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Double stage to wrap up Triptyque des Monts et Châteaux


After two tough and hard days a double stage awaited the riders today before wrapping up Le Triptyque des Mônts et Châteaux. The day started off with a 9,6 km […]

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Kooistra stays fourth overall after a hectic stage


After yesterday’s breakaway effort that brought Marten Kooistra to third in the overall classification, our riders were ready for yet another battle on Belgian roads in today’s second stage. The […]

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Day in the break for Kooistra who climbs to third overall


Triptyque des Monts et Châteaux is one of the most important events in the U23 calendar, and what a way to kick it off. The 136 km long parcour that […]

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Preview Triptyque des Monts et Châteaux


After the strong performance that the team put together in Tour de Normandie last week, we are ready to hit the road again with one of the most prestigious races […]

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Affini: “My main goal will be the time trial”


Edoardo Affini will be back in the racing scheme next Saturday as he will start in Belgium’s Triptyque des Monts et Châteux. The strong Italian rider started his season with […]

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Van den Berg is fourth overall and Best Young Rider in Tour de Normandie


Today’s stage final stage started with Julius van den Berg and Cees Bol in contention for the overall win. Both Dutch riders were sitting three and thirty eight seconds away […]

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Van den Berg stays third in GC after a dangerous and hectic day


Yesterday’s stage win brought Julius van den Berg really close to the GC win. With two days reaming and and a strong team ready to help, today’s stage was the […]

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Van den Berg wins the queen stage in Tour de Normandie


Today’s stage was marked as the hardest and most difficult one of the 2018 Tour de Normandie. The 175 km long parcour was filled with two categorized climbs and a […]

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Cees Bol takes fourth in the final bunch sprint


Today’s stage, the fourth one in Tour de Normandie, featured a predominantly flat 155 km long parcour between the towns of Evrecy and Argentan. The multiple attempts to break clear […]

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Van den Berg goes on the attack again as Bol keeps his GC spot


After showing themselves in the two opening stages of the 2018 Tour de Normandie, our riders were ready to keep the positive vibe going in today’s stage three. The race was […]

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Bol stays second on GC after a hectic and windy stage


After yesterday’s strong team effort that ended with Cees Bol taking second in the stage, our riders were up for another fight today. The second stage of the French race […]

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Cees Bol takes second in the opening day in Normandie


Tour de Normandie features our first stage race of the season, and we kicked it off with a strong performance. Today’s 150 km stage opened up the 38th edition of […]

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All set and ready to start the Tour de Normandie


Today we kick off our first stage race of the season, the Tour of Normandie. During the next seven days our riders will be fighting on French roads, starting today […]

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Hard and freezing day in Houtse Linies


After yesterday’s Ronde van Groningen, Houtse Linies featured our second race of another action packed weekend for the team. The day started badly as Ide Schelling and Marten Kooistra did […]

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Hoole is tenth in a survival day in Ronde van Groningen


The 173 km long Ronde van Groningen was the first race that our riders will tackle this weekend. Tough weather conditions were expected prior to the race, and the strong […]

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Another action packed weekend


After a strong season start with three wins in just few days of competition, the Academy is heading into yet another action packed weekend in the Netherlands. Saturday’s Ronde van […]

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The analysis of a win


Last Saturday Marten Kooistra powered to the win in Netherland’s Ronde van Zuid-Holland. The Dutchman showed his form in his first race of the season, sustaining a strong power throughout […]

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Stephen Willams announcement on the Commonwealth Games


Stephen Williams has been selected to represent Wales in the upcoming Commonwealth Games that will be celebrated in Queensland, Australia, between the 4th and 15th of April.  Unfortunately, his participation […]

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Review of a great weekend of racing


We wrapped up the first action packed weekend of the season in style. After Cees Bol’s win in Wanzeel Koerse last Wednesday our guys got into the weekend with high […]

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Marten Kooistra wins Ronde van Zuid-Holland


Ronde van Zuid-Holland marked the first race of our action packed weekend, and what a way to start. The parcour presented a predominately flat route where external factors like wind […]

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Preview of an action packed weekend for the Academy


Saturday’s Ronde van Zuid Holland and Sunday’s Omloop van het Waasland and Dorpenomloop Rucphen will feature an action packed weekend for our riders. The two Dutch races present flat parcours […]

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Cees Bol takes the win in Wanzeel Koerse


Today’s Wanzeel Koerse featured the first kermesse of the season. The race presented a flat 10,3 kilometers long lap that the riders had to tackle a total of 16 times. […]

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SEG Racing Academy and ROKA join forces for 2018


We are really proud to welcome a strong partner of the likes of ROKA to our project. The Austin-born company will become the official eyewear supplier of the team for the upcoming […]

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Maas and Hoole set to debut tomorrow in Wanzele


After Sunday’s Dwars door West Vlaanderen we will be back on Belgian soil for Wanzele Koerse, our second race of the season. The course features a total of 16 laps […]

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Affini and Meeus race into the Top 20 at DDWV


Today’s Dwars door West Vlaanderen marked our first race of the 2018 season. Wind and rain joined the riders since the first kilometers of the day, making the 190 km […]

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Dwars door West Vlaanderen preview


Tomorrow’s Dwars door West Vlaanderen will mark our first season of 2018. After two training camps in Greece everyone in the team is looking forward to get the season underway […]

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Daan Hoole: “We improved a lot in the training camp”


Fresh off his first two training camps with the Academy, Daan Hoole is back home ready to get his first season in the U23 ranks underway. The 19-year old Dutchman […]

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NatuSport is the new SEG Racing Academy nutrition partner


Founded in 2015, Natusport is a company specialized in the distribution of high-quality nutritional items, healthy supplements and sport nutrition products and will be the official nutrition partner of the […]

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Loutraki training camp recap


Every year since our inception we have been travelling to Loutraki in January and February to prepare for the season, and this year has been no exception. The superb weather […]

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Michel Cornelisse: “Joining the Academy was a quick choice”


Michel Cornelisse joined the Academy structure in November as a sports director and talent coach. The former pro-rider already took the role as ‘guest’ sports director during the Ronde de […]

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Arensman looks back to his CX season


After riding to 16th place in his first ever U23 CX World Championships race in Limburg last Sunday, Thymen Arensman has wrapped up a solid cross campaign. The 18-year old, […]

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Stavrakakis: “I want to make 2018 a special one for me and the team”


Junior European Individual Pursuit champion in 2016, George Stavrakakis, was one of our latest additions to the 2018 roster after being followed by our performance staff for a long period […]

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Arensman is ready for the 2018 CX Worlds


Tomorrow Thymen Arensman will be dressed in orange as he will represent the Dutch national team in the U23 CX Worlds Championships in Limburg. The 18-year and first year U23 […]

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Dries Hollanders: “We have a really strong team for 2018”


Dries Hollanders joined the Academy as Sports Director and trainer last year. The role of DS was brand new to him, as it was his first ever experience in such […]

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Williams shares his goals and ambitions for 2018


Lightweight climber and Welsh-born, Stevie Williams, is fresh off the first team training camp in Loutraki. “The first camp was great, starting the year with a solid block of training in […]

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Minne Verboom: “I want to become a complete cyclist”


Minne Verboom joined the Academy at the end of 2017 after a very successful last year in the junior ranks, showing that he was one of the strongest in the […]

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Anastopoulos: “I saw a solid team on and off the bike”


Our first team training camp of the year is done and dusted. During 12 days our riders moved to Loutraki where they have been keeping up with his preparations ahead […]

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Ide Schelling: “I feel like this is the best winter training I have ever done”


Ide Schelling joined the team last season as a first year U23 with the main goal of learning as much as possible of his teammates and races in order to […]

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Fleet Complete joins SEG Racing Academy as partner in 2018


We are proud to announce our partnership with Fleet Complete for 2018. Headquartered in Canada and with a European base in Utrecht, The Netherlands, Fleet Complete is a global telecommunications […]

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Arensman takes third in the U23 CX Nationals


While the rest of his teammates are enjoying some shining sun and blue skies in Loutraki, Thymen Arensman raced today in Surhuisterveen the U23 CX Dutch National Championships. Under rainy […]

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Anastopoulos: “This is the time of the year when individuals become a team”


The first get-together of the 2018 roster took place in November in Eindhoven. Fun and team building activities were in the menu, but for the second meeting things will be […]

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Marten Kooistra shares his goals and ambitions for 2018


Marten Kooistra is getting the miles in ahead of his third season with the Academy. The young Dutchman joined the team in 2016 and last season showed himself as a […]

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Peter Lenderink: “I want be a better rider than the one I was before the injury”


Last season was a tough one for Peter Lenderink. After two years at Rabobank Development the talented Dutch rider joined the Academy, but things got off to a bad start […]

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Edoardo Affini was invited to join Quick-Step Floors in their training camp in Calpe


From the past 11th of December to the 21st our Italian talent, Edoardo Affini, was in Spain as he was invited to join WordTour’s Quick-Step Floors in his first training towards […]

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Cees Bol: “I am working hard to get in a better shape than ever before”


The 2016 winner of the Olympia’s Tour winner had a tough first season with the Academy, as a home injury made him sit out for most of the season. A […]

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Jan Maas: “A win in an UCI race will be my main goal”


Jaan Maas is the whole package. The young Dutchman is not only a very talented bike rider, but also a very smart student who just graduated. “Now that I am […]

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Thymen Arensman: “In the Academy everything is more serious and professional”


Cyclocross, time trials, punchy climbs… Thymen Arensman can do it all! The 17-year old joined the Academy this winter and he is training ahead of his first season in the […]

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Van den Berg: “My goal for 2018? Easy, winning”


“My goal for this season is winning!”. That is Julius van den Berg’s aim for 2018, you can say it louder but you won’t be make it any more clear. […]

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De Vries: “I had the perfect racing program at the Academy”


Hartthijs de Vries made his way to the Pro Ranks as he will be racing for the Dutch Pro Continental squad Team Roompot-Nederlandse Loterij, but 2017 was a tough one […]

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George Stavrakakis will complete the Academy’s roster for 2018


We are happy to welcome Georgios Stavrakakis to our 2018 roster. The 19-year old, who claimed the 2016 Junior European Individual Pursuit title, had been already for followed by our […]

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Meeus: “It feels like I could make some big steps in the coming months”


Jordi Meeus joined the team as a trainee last August the 1st and is now set to begin his first complete year with the Academy. The 19-year old made his […]

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Team building training camp recap

Minne Verboom

Last weekend team building training camp featured the first get-together of the squad that will represent the Academy throughout the 2018 season. A weekend packed with bonding activities helped staff, riders […]

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Michel Cornelisse wordt talent coach en ploegleider bij SEG Racing Academy


 | AMSTERDAM – Michel Cornelisse wordt talent coach en ploegleider bij SEG Racing Academy. De ex-coureur komt over van Team Roompot – Nederlandse Loterij. In mei van dit jaar was Cornelisse […]

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Michel Cornelisse joins the Academy as Sports Director and talent coach


 | AMSTERDAM – Michel Cornelisse will become talent coach and Sport Director at SEG Racing Academy. The former pro cyclist joins us from Team Roompot – Nederlandse Loterij. Last May, Cornelisse […]

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Loutraki Training Camp


From 19 – 26 February The 2017 season may have come to an end this week with our last race, Putte-Kapellen, but we are already looking forward to our next […]

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Van den Berg sprints to 15th in the last race of the season


Today’s 184 km that featured Belgium’s Putte Kapellem, were our last racing kilometers of the season. The course presented a tough and quick local circuit of a length of 16,7 […]

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Stevie Williams takes 15th in Famenne Ardenne Classic


Today our guys took part in the first ever edition of Wallonia’s Fammene Ardenne Classic. The 195 km long parcour started and finished Marche-en-Famenne and featured up to nine categorized climbs […]

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Hartthijs De Vries sprints to fourth in Paris Tours


Today’s Paris Tours marked our last U23 race of the 2017 calender. The 187 kilometers long course started in France’s Bonneval and took place all the way to Tours, including […]

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Bol: ” I’m back in good shape and ready to enjoy a nice race”


Tomorrow’s one-day classic, Paris Tours, will mark the last U23 race in our racing calendar of 2017. This French race will set a milestone for our Cees Bol, as the […]

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Maas and De Vries ride into the Top 10 in Gooikse Pijl


After a break for some action in the World Championships, our guys were back on the Academy’s colors for today’s Gooikse Pijl. The one-day Belgian classic featured a 198 kilometers […]

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The Academy signs Thymen Arensman for the upcoming two years


Thymen Arensman, the current junior Dutch Cyclocross champion, will join the team for the next two seasons starting in 2018. The 17-year has finished his time as a junior and […]

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More young talent as Minne Verboom will join the team in 2018


We are beyond happy to announce that Minne Verboom will join the Academy from 2018 on wards. “I think that it is the biggest development team and they ride in […]

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Four representatives in the U23 World Championships


Four of our riders will represent their national countries in tomorrow’s road road in the U23 World Championships. The riders will go through a 19,1 kilometers long circuit located in […]

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Daan Hoole signs with the Academy for the next two years


We are happy to announce that Daan Hoole will join the Academy for the next two seasons. After a successful last year as a junior during which Daan showed to […]

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Affini powers to eighth in the Worlds Championships TT


Edoardo Affini put on a great performance in today’s individual time trial in the U23 World Championships celebrated in Bergen, Norway. The strong Italian rider hit the road in the […]

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Affini: “I feel good and preparation went as planned. Now it is time to race.”


Our strong Italian rider, Edoardo Affini, will roll off the ramp today at the U23 World Championships time trial. The 21-year old will face a tough 37 kilometers long parcour […]

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We wrap up the Top Competitie with Maas taking fifth in Eurode Omloop


Eurode Omloop feature the last round of the 2017 Top Competitie’s race. With start and finish in Markt the riders had go around an almost 13 kilometers long circuit a […]

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Trainee Jordi Meeus takes fourth in Amersfoort Groeistad Klassieker


Today’s Amersfoort Groeistad Klassieker was the first round of our action packed weekend of one-day races in the Netherlands. A 180 kilometers long route awaited the riders, in a day […]

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Academy Alumni Schultz and Bouwman got around La Vuelta


It was a tough journey, but our two Academy Alumni that took part in this year’s Vuelta made it all the way to the finish line in Spain’s capital, Madrid, […]

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We finish as the best team and three riders in the Top at Olympia’s Tour


Today’s stage 6 at Olympia’s Tour joined the Dutch towns of Margraten and Noorbeek with a 173,3 km long loop. Today’s course was categorized as the hardest day of the […]

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Jakobsen sprints to third in Olympia’s Tour stage 5


After scoring back-to-back wins in the last two stages, it was time to get back to work ahead of Olympia’s Tour stage 5. Today’s course featured 129 km with start […]

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Back-to-Back wins for Fabio Jakobsen at Olympia’s Tour


After yesterday’s win, today it was turn to keep fighting at Olympia’s Tour stage 4. The bunch had on the menu a fast and flat stage with start and finish […]

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Jakobsen grabs his eighth win of the season at Olympia’s Tour


After two third places in a row our guys hit the road today ready to keep fighting for the victory in Olympia’s Tour stage 3. The first display of commitment […]

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Kooistra is third in the stage as Affini stays third on GC


Today’s stage at Olympia’s Tour presented a flat 124 km long parcour with start and finish in Assen. Only 3 km into the race our riders took control of the […]

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De Vries signs a 2-year deal with Team Roompot


Hartthijs de Vries will move up to the pro ranks as he will join Team Roompot-Nederlandse Loterij for the upcoming two seasons. It was a tough season for the 21-year […]

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Affini is third in Olympia’s Tour prologue


The 2017 edition of the Olympia’s Tour started today with a fast 4,3 km prologue around the streets of Eelde. The course was totally flat and presented a couple of […]

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Edo Affini: “I’m ready for it.”


First timer in the race, Edoardo Affini, is really looking forward to debut at the Olympia’s Tour. Today’s stage suits his specialties as the bunch will face a 4,5 km long […]

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“I’m confident that we’ll do a good race.” says Vasilis Anastopoulos ahead of Olympia’s Tour


Tomorrow we will kick off the last U23 stage race of the season, the Olympia’s Tour. The six-day long competition will start in Eelde with a 4,5 km long prologue […]

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Ninth place for Adriaan Janssen at Echt-Susteren


Today’s Kernen Omloop Echt-Susteren was a special day for our team as our strong Dutchman Peter Lenderink made his return to the racing scheme after undergoing surgery on his groin […]

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Peter Lenderink makes his racing return tomorrow


Tomorrow’s Dutch one-day classic, Echt-Susteren, will set an important milestone for our Peter Lenderink. More than 4 months after undergoing surgery for removing the vasoconstriction in his groin, the strong […]

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Action packed weekend of racing at the Ronde van Midden Nederland


Our guys kicked off an action packed weekend at the Ronde van Midden Nederland yesterday with a 26,7 km long team time trial. The course consisted of two laps around […]

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Hard day out in GP Stad Zottegem


It was a hard day on the bike for our 5-man squad in Belgium’s GP Stad Zottegem. The race was off to a fast start with many attackers trying to […]

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Cees Bol makes his comeback today in Zottegem


Today’s Belgian one day classic, GP Stad Zottegem, marks Cees Bol comeback at racing level. The 2016 winner of the Olympia’s Tour suffered a domestic accident on March 3rd, just […]

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Evensen takes fourth at the Ronde van de Achterhoek


The Dutch Ronde van de Achterhoek was on the menu for our guys today. The course consisted in a predominantly flat parcour that computed a total of 186,4 km including […]

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Two Academy Alumni riding La Vuelta


SEG Racing Academy Alumni Koen Bouwman and Nick Schultz were yesterday in Nîmes for the start of the 2017 Vuelta España. The Dutch climber, who graduated from the Academy in […]

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FABIO JAKOBSEN MOVES TO THE PRO RANKS WITH QUICK-STEP FLOORS


Fabio Jakobsen and SEG Racing Academy have been together ever since the team’s inception back in 2015. Throughout all these years we have celebrated several wins together, but most importantly […]

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Our guys show themselves at the last stage of the Czech Tour


That was a wrap to our participation at the Czech Tour, and our guys did not miss the opportunity of showing the Academy’s flag. After several attempts it was Marten […]

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Maas and Williams get to the line in the main group


After yesterday’s 202 km long stage, today the riders had to face a 186 km long parcour that featured up to six categorized climbs along the way. There was a […]

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A bunch sprint decides the stage 2 at the Czech Tour


Today’s 202 km long stage featured the longest day of the race. The bunch was off to a fast start until a group of five riders broke clear to the […]

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Sixth place in the opening TTT at the Czech Tour


The 2017 edition of the Czech Cycling Tour kicked off in Uničov with a 18,6 km long Team Time Trial. It was a fast parcour with some with some technical section […]

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No luck but bad luck at Omloop het Hageland


Yesterday’s Omloop het Hageland marked the debut of our new trainee, Jordi Meeus. The course presented a mix of cobbles and dust that made the race even tougher for the […]

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Jakobsen sprints to sixth at the U23 Europeans RR


A total of six riders of our team were at the start line of U23 European Championships RR. Today’s race was off to a fast start, with the peloton not […]

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Affini: “I’m very satisfied with my performance and I have no regrets.”


After narrowly finishing in second place at the Italian TT National Championships, Edo Affini had the European Championships as an important target of his season. Only 9 seconds separated Edo […]

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Meeus: “I will try to take as many as possible victories for the team and for myself.”


Tomorrow’s Omloop het Hageland will mark the first ever race of our new trainee, Jordi Meeus, with the SEG Racing Academy kit. The strong Belgian rider defines this race as […]

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Edo Affini is fourth and Van den Berg 15th at the U23 Europan TT Championships


In the second day of the European Championships it was turn for the Men’s U23 TT race. The riders had to tackled a challenging fast course that computed a total […]

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Team commitment brings Jakobsen to the win in Alsace


Today’s stage between Neuf brisach and Dannemarie was the last chance for our riders to show the SEG Racing Academy flag at the Tour de l’Alsace, and what a way to […]

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Queen stage done and dusted in Alsace


Today’s profile presented a big showdown as it was marked as the queen stage of the Tour de l’Alsace. Eight categorized climbs were compressed in the 160 km long route […]

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Jordi Meeus signs as a trainee


We are happy to announce that Jordi Meeus will be part of the team from August 1 on. Jordi has signed a traineeship contract for the rest of the season […]

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Great team performance at the Tour de l’Alsace


Today’s stage was off to a fast and hectic start as but our riders remained focus at all times. A big 18-man breakaway took off quite early in the day […]

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Hard fight all the way up the Planche des Belles Filles


After yesterday’s hectic TTT, the peloton started in Velleminfroy the first road stage of the Tour de l’Alsace. Today’s route held three categorized climbs, with the two first category ones […]

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Fast day as we get Tour de l’Alsace going


It was a fast an hectic ride around the streets of Sausheim. A flat-out 4,7 km long circuit, which the riders tackled in two teams of three, kicked off the […]

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De Vries: “I am happy with how my legs are.”


After recovering of a very scary crash last month during a training ride in Limburg, our Hartthijs de Vries completed his first stage race of the season. The strong Dutchman already […]

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Fighting as the only way of riding


The last day of racing at the Giro valle d’Aosta held an action packed 100 km stage for the riders. The short and explosive ride featured up to 3 categorized […]

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Another day in the break for Edo Affini


Once again we had only three riders at the start of today’s stage three at the Giro valle d’Aosta. But that setback did not stop our guys to try to […]

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Another tough day out in Aosta


It was another hard day out in the Giro valle d’Aosta. The tough parcour presented by the organization, that included six categorized climbs, was a massive one for the peloton. […]

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Edoardo Affini spends the day in the break


After yesterday’s prologue, the 172 km long parcour between Quassolo and Scalaro featured the first road stage of the Giro valle d’Aosta. Four categorized climbs awaited the riders throughout the […]

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Adriaan Janssen will join Lotto NL Jumbo as a trainee


Adriaan Janssen stood at the top of the Best Young Rider classification at Top Competitie’s and secured himself a traineeship at WorldTour’s Lotto NL Jumbo, starting August the 1st. The […]

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Stevie Williams powers to 13th in the opening prologue


The Giro valle d’Aosta 2017 kicked off today with a hard uphill prologue that joined France’s Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc and Saint-Nicolas de Véroce in 8 km. The hilly parcour featured a […]

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Three riders in the top 10 at TT Emmen


Hard day out for the team in Top Competitie’s TT Emmen. Three of our riders featured the final top 10 of today’s 27 km time trial. The race presented a flat […]

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Affini powers to second at the U23 Italian TT nationals


Our Edoardo Affini raced today the U23 TT Italian Championships and ended the day with a silver medal. The strong Italian rider faced a really tough and hilly parcour which […]

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Fabio takes fifth at Koga Slag om Norg


As expected, the gravel roads of Koga Slag om Norg decided a very hectic day on the bike. The breakaway of the day was quickly formed, and three riders broke […]

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No luck but bad luck at OHN


The peloton was off to a fast start at yesterday’s Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, as the first hour of racing featured lots of attacking and chasing. The high pace in the […]

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Evensen and Hollanders share his thoughts ahead of Omloop Het Nieuwsblad


Tomorrow we will be at the start line of one of the most iconic Belgian classics. Omloop Het Nieuwsblad holds a 170 km long parcour including some of  the most […]

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Strong team performance in the IT Vaals


Our guys put on a great performance as today’s test around Vaals was a difficult one. The 15,5 km long time trial went through a hilly circuit which made it […]

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van den Berg: “It feels really special to win like this.”


Julius van den Berg has been part of the team ever since its inception, and last week the 20-year old achieved his most special victory so far, the U23 Dutch […]

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SEG Racing Academy dominates and wins the Dutch National U23 Championships


What a race it was! We came into the race with the goal of retaining the Dutch Champions jersey. A goal which we confidently achieved.  Our riders followed clear and […]

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Cullaigh: “I want to develop myself as a one-day racer.”


Gabriel Cullaigh will be in the Isle of Man this weekend riding the U23 TT British Championships. The British rider decided to sign for the team last winter because of […]

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JULIUS VAN DE BERG WINS U23 DUTCH NATIONAL TIME TRIAL TITLE


What a way to kick off the Dutch National Championships! Our Julius van den Berg made the most of his good form and claimed the U23 title in Montferland. The […]

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Fighting until the last day at the Giro


That is wrap for us at the 40th edition of the Giro d’Italia U23. The race was off to a fast start, and it took more than an hour of […]

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Cullaigh drops out in the Giro’s hottest day


It was the hottest day in the Giro d’Italia U23, reaching 38°C during the stage. The race presented a challenging parcour that features up to five categorized climbs, including an uphill […]

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Van den Berg eighth in the Giro TT


It was an action packed day for the peloton at the Giro d’Italia U23. The short an explosive morning stage saw the peloton arriving together to the last climb of […]

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Jakobsen takes second in Giro’s stage 4


Once again our riders went for an aggressive ride in today’s stage four of the Giro d’Italia. Gabriel Cullaigh jumped into the break of the day together with two other […]

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We keep on fighting at the Giro


Day three and yet another hectic day of racing at the Giro d’Italia U23. Today’s stage presented a tough parcour that included five categorized climbs but the peloton made it […]

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Day in the break for Williams


It was a fast day on the bike for the peloton in today’s Giro d’Italia U23 stage 2. The breakaway of the day featured up to eight riders, including Stephen […]

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Hectic stage at the Giro


It was a hectic day out at the first stage of the Giro d’Italia U23. The peloton started the 40th edition of the race in Imola, and it didn’t take […]

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Anastopoulos: ” We want to win a stage at the Giro U23″


The Giro d’Italia U23 kicks off today in Imola with a 132 km long stage. Vasilis Anastopoulos, performance manager and DS for the race, talks about the goals for the […]

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Stevie Williams is ready to take on the Baby Giro


Stevie Williams is enjoying his first year at SEG Racing Academy, where he landed attracted for the international calendar that the team offers: “As a young rider is really important […]

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De Vries makes the double at the District Kampioenschap


After seizing the Nord District Kampioenschap TT title last week ,Hartthijs de Vires made the double and won yesterday the road race! The Dutch rider imposed himself and arrived solo […]

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Janssen keeps the Best Young Rider Jersey in Limburg


It was difficult day around Limburg, with plenty of short steep climbs marking today’s parcours. The three-rider breakaway was chased down when the bunch got in the race’s closing kilometres. […]

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De Vries takes the win in the Districts Kampioenschap


Hartthijs de Vries was the fastest rider in the Districts Kampioenschap time trial. The Dutch rider averaged an speed of 47,5 km/h in a 18,4 km long circuit. De Vries was […]

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Fighting until the velodrome


It wasn’t until the first cobbles section of the day that the breakaway finally went clear. They leading group was formed by 11 riders, including our Adriaan Janssen, and were […]

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Dries Hollanders talks about Paris-Roubaix


For the past two days our riders alongside Jens Mouris have been around the roads and cobbled sections of Sunday’s Paris-Robaix for a recon. Dries Hollanders, our DS for the […]

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Medical update on Martijn de Jong


The Dutch rider is currently back home recovering from the injuries suffered at Ronde de l’Isard. After five days in a French hospital, the Dutchman transferred to The Netherlands by […]

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M. Kooistra: ” This race is very special and one of the most beautiful ones I know.”


A crash in the last edition of the Ronde van Vlaanderen U23 resulted in a broken collarbone for Marten Kooistra. Thanks to a lot of work and a speedy recovery, […]

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Double action day for the team


Yesterday we wrapped up the Ronde de l’Isard with a tough a fast stage where our Jan Maas was 15th in the stage and secured his Top 10 place on […]

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Maas and Williams in the Top 10 ahead of the final stage


It wasn’t easy for the breakaway to go clear as the peloton was off to a fast and nervous start in today’s Ronde de l’Isard stage 3. It took almost […]

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Two riders in the Top 10 at Ronde de l’Isard


Today’s stage was off to a fast start as it took more than an hour of racing before the breakaway of the day was clear. The early moved was made […]

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Fabio Jakosbsen wins Ronde van Noord Holland


It was a fast day at Ronde van Noord Holland, and as expected the wind was present from early on. Our riders were always present in the moves and echelons, […]

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Van den Berg is the fastest at the DK TT


Julius van den Berg and Ide Schelling put on some big power and secured first and second in the time trial of the NH District Kampioenschap. This was Julius’ first victory this season […]

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Medical update on Hartthijs de Vries


Last Wednesday Harttijs de Vries suffered an accident while training on the roads of Limburg. The Dutch rider crashed into the back of a car and was taken to the […]

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Stevie Willams takes second at Flèche Ardennaise


The race featured a hectic start as many attacks were done in the first kilometers of the race. A dangerous move with 15 riders, including Julius van den Berg, led […]

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12th place on GC for Julius at Tour de Bretagne


Once again it was a rainy stage at Tour de Bretagne. After a fast start, a group of 28 riders including the race leader and GC contenders went up the […]

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Fabio Jakobsen wins Rund um den Finanzplatz U23


What a day it was today! On German roads, four of our riders took part in the U23 race of the WorldTour’s Rund um den Finanzplatz Eschborn-Frankfurt. After an amazing ride […]

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Julius van den Berg sprints to 6th in Bretagne


A very strong Julius van den Berg got into the breakaway of the day in the very first kilometers of the stage alongside 9 other riders. They kept the gap to […]

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Three Top 20 in Bretagne, and Fabio takes eighth in Meerkerk


Stage 5 of Tour de Bretagne featured a very fast start that led the bunch to complete over 47 km during the first hour of racing. Several attacks and breakaway […]

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Longest day at Tour de Bretagne done


It was a long day on the bike for our guys as stage 4 of Tour de Bretagne featured 198 km. The peloton was off to a fast start and a […]

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Rainy stage at Tour de Bretagne


The bunch was off to a very fast start completing a little bit more of 45 km in the first hour of training. Finally and after several attempts a trio […]

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Gabriel Cullaigh sprints to 16th in Tour de Bretagne stage 2


Today’s stage presented the longest parcour of this year’s edition of the race. A total of 203 km saw the riders go through a very tough day on the bike. […]

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A bunch sprint decides the first stage of the Tour de Bretagne


The stage was off to a calm start and after some attacks in the first kilometers a duo of riders went up the road, being allowed a gap over the […]

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Adriaan Janssen takes 5th and keeps the leader’s jersey


Once again, the peloton was off to a fast start in the streets of Stein. Several attacks and breakaway attempts were made during the first hour of racing, but none […]

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Fabio Jakobsen fourth in Arno Wallaard Memorial


It took less than 20 km in today’s Arno Wallamaard Memorial for the wind to break the race into small groups. After a hectic start, our Fabio Jakobsen, Martijn de […]

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Medical update


Cees Bol Due to a concussion as a result of his crash in the beginning of March, Cees Bol is not back on the bike yet. Luckily, he is slowly […]

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Fabio Jakobsen on U23 jersey: “It is very special”


Fabio Jakobsen is really proud to wear the U23 Dutch national jersey: “It is very special. You work hard, spend a lot of hours on the bike and then one […]

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Michiel Elijzen: “We won’t go down without a fight”


This is what our Performance Manager, Michiel Elijzen, has to say regarding tomorrow’s Liège-Bastogne-Liège: “This is one of the most important races of our season. The final is similar to […]

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Julius van den Berg and Fabio Jakobsen at ZLM Roompot Tour


Coming weekend Fabio Jakobsen and Julius van den Berg will be defending the colors of the Dutch National team. After riding Ronde van Vlaanderen last weekend, now it is time for ZLM Roompot Tour.  […]

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Two-day recon in Liège


One of the most special races of the calendar is right upon us, our riders will be at the start line of Saturday’s Liège-Bastogne-Liège U23. Today, our riders kicked off […]

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Adriaan Janssen: “There are many more races I want to win”


Adriaan Janssen seized his first win of the season last Saturday, after riding solo to the line in the cobbled Omloop van de Braakman. “It was a tough race and it […]

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Strong team performance in today’s individual time trial


The morning stage saw our riders getting down the ramp for the first time trial of the season. The 10km loop around Chièvres did not stop our Edoardo Affini as he […]

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Circuit des Ardennes done and dusted


That’s a wrap for our guys in Circuit des Ardennes! In the short and explosive morning stage, the peloton tackled a 76km long parcour with several climbs along the way. […]

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Adriaan Janssen wins Omloop van de Braakman


What a day it was today at Omloop van de Braakman! With 50 km to go, the eventual winning move was made by ten riders, including Adriaan Janssen, who went […]

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Williams sprints to fourth in Circuit des Ardennes’ stage 1


After numerous attacks in the first kilometers of the race, a three-man group formed the break of the day. They were allowed a gap of close to five minutes. Our […]

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Jan Maas: “International program, great material and awesome mates”


After riding Belgium’s Triptyque des Monts et Châteux, Jan Maas will be back on the bike for this weekend’s Circuit des Ardennes in France. The 21-year old rider joined the […]

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Hartthijs de Vries finishes in the front group in Triptyque’s stage 2


As expected, today was a hard day out  in Belgium. Four categorized climbs were tackled before the riders got to the final circuit with the cobbled climb of the Châteux […]

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Triptyque stage 1 review


Tough day on the bike for our guys today in Belgium. Our 7 men line up started the Tryptique des Monts et Châteux with a 166 km long stage that […]

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Martijn de Jong: “Focus on development is key for us”


Martijn de Jong is enjoying his second season with the team. He feels he is in the right place to keep growing as a rider. “The development focus is key […]

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Michiel Elijzen: “We can look forward with a lot of confidence”


With several one-day races and the first stage race of the season in the books, our Performance Manager is happy with how the team has ridden so far: “I’m really […]

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Fabio sixth in Normandie; Hartthijs fifth in Gent-Wevelgem


That is a wrap for our first stage race of the season! Today’s stage was off to a fast start as it took a while for the breakaway to being […]

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Gabriel Cullaigh sprints to tenth in Normandie


Another high speed day in the books for our guys as today’s average speed was again above the 44km/h. The sixth stage of the Tour de Normandie  presented a challenging […]

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Medical update


Cees Bol Even though he was more than ready to kick off his season, Cees Bol suffered an unfortunate incident at home. A knock on his head resulted in a […]

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Fabio Jakobsen close to the victory again at Tour de Normandie


Today was no easy day for the team in Tour de Normandie. A four men breakaway animated the race early on and led it for most part of the day, but because […]

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Gabriel Cullaigh finishes tenth in stage 4 of Tour de Normandie


It was a cold, rainy and windy day in Tour de Normandie. Stage three kicked off at the foot of a 2 km long hill, and after several attempts the breakaway […]

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Fabio Jakobsen wins stage 2 of Tour de Normandie


Another fast day in Tour de Normandie. As yesterday the peloton rode very fast, and the gap of the four men breakaway never got over two minutes. Our  team was perfectly positioned […]

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Tour de Normandie stage 1 report


It was a very fast day today in Normandie, the hilly 143 km course was completed at an average speed above 42 km/h. But it was not only the high […]

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Fast day in Houtse Linies as Hartthijs takes 12th


Another hard day in today’s Omloop van de Houtse Linies!  The wind appeared in the first part of the race and quickly the peloton was reduced to small groups even […]

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Ninth for Hartthijs de Vries in Ronde van Groningen


It was a tough day around Groningen.  The bunch stood solid for the first part of the race, bringing back all the attacks, but it was the wind the one […]

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Julius van den Berg: “It was my hardest race ever”


“It was my hardest race ever”, says Julius van den Berg after riding 200 km in the break in last weekend’s Ronde van Drenthe. “At first I wanted to wait for the […]

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Second place for Fabio Jakobsen in Dorpenomloop Rucphen


Fast day in Dorpenomloop Rucphen today! After one hour of racing the first breakaway went clear. Several attemps were made during the first part of the race, and our guys […]

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200 km in the break for Julius van den berg


The first of our two races of the weekend is done and dusted. Ronde van Drenthe saw our Julius van den Berg jump into the break just a few moments in the […]

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Affini: “SEG Racing Academy is the perfect fit for me”


After kicking off his season last weekend with Ster van Zwolle, Edoardo Affini will be back on his bike tomorrow for an action-packed weekend at Ronde van Drenthe and Dorpenomloop Rucphen. […]

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First weekend of racing – recap


What a start of the season for our guys! Last week, Stephen Williams won the Wattmeister competition. He is now one step closer to a traineeship with Katusha Cycling. On Saturday, Fabio […]

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Gabriel Cullaigh takes eighth in GP Lillers


Today’s Grand Prix Cycliste de Lillers has been a tough day out for our team. Not only the challenging profile but also the weather conditions, have made the course harder […]

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Ster van Zwolle: first race, first victory


Ster van Zwolle was our first race of the season and what a race it was! An early 9-man breakaway including Fabio Jakobsen was allowed up to 9 minutes by the […]

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Ide Schelling’s U23 debut


Saturday’s Ster Van Zwolle will feature Ide Schelling’s debut at U23 level. After a succesful last junior season, the 19-year old comes to our team to continue his development. “For me […]

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