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  1. PEZ Previews - Amstel GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PezCycling News

    The Netherland's only Classic, the famous Amstel Gold race is on this Sunday around the hills and traffic furniture laden streets of the province of Limburg and it's a brutal race of attrition with more than 30 hills to take in along the way.


  2. Scheldeprijs Preview: Throwing the Sprinters a BoneRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Podium Cafe

    ... and so on. The one exception in recent years was the 2005 edition, where something very, very strange happened... Rabobank won a classic! Also, Thorvald Veneberg beat Thomas Vaitkus in a two-up sprint with the peloton nearly five minutes in arrears, ...


  3. Renshaw back on the bike at Three Days of de PanneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Cycling News

    ... Renshaw earning the title as the world's best lead-out rider. After the team split, he decided to go it alone at Rabobank, but was unable to convert the power of a lead out into his role as a main sprinter. Renshaw is happy in his new home and ...


  4. Contador praises new coach Steven de JonghRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Cycling News

    ... and 2000. He turned professional in 1995 for TVM and was part of their Tour de France squad in 1998. He rode for Rabobank and QuickStep before retiring at the end of the 2009. The Tinkoff-Saxo team does not have a zero-tolerance policy and De Jongh ...


  5. Hofland, Kelderman reviving hopes for scandal-weary DutchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Velonews

    ... Armstrong era than The Netherlands. In the wake of the salacious headlines in the fall of 2012, longtime sponsor Rabobank hastily pulled the plug on nearly two decades of backing the sport, delivering a potential death blow to Dutch cycling. A ...


  6. Tom Jelte Slagter happy at Garmin-SharpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... wait until the next race to see that feeling confirmed." The 24-year-old Slagter made his professional debut with Rabobank in 2011. Garmin-Sharp is his first foreign team but that poses no problems for the Dutch rider - he feels at home. "When the ...


  7. Ninth Annual Tour de Murrieta Racing Thru Town Beginning FridayRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... 1.2 mile portion of unpaved/hard compact dirt will be challenging to all riders. Saturday's Stage 2 , Jax Bicycles /Rabobank Grandprix and Stage 3, Sunday's Rabobank/Jax Bicycles Circuit Race courses remain unchanged, with Saturday offering a ...


  8. Michael Rasmussen settles with RabobankRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | Cycling News

    A defiant Michael Rasmussen wins at the Col d'Aubisque hours before Rabobank finally excluded him from the 2007 Tour de France.


  9. Cobbled classics hardest races to crack, says HaymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... like they were in race mode but I didn't have that problem, I was quite happy with my preparation," the former Rabobank rider said. "Sure they're moving away from it this year, but I wouldn't say it was a failure. It was good to try and it was worth ...


  10. Garate backed out of Belkin offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... with his best result being fourth at the 2002 Giro d'Italia. The Spaniard joined Belkin back in 2009, when it was Rabobank, and has ridden for its many leaders, including Robert Gesink with whom he is a good friend. The 37-year old was at the Belkin ...


  11. Mathew Hayman not just riding out career at Orica-GreenEdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... trying to improve myself and I am still training hard as ever." Known primarily for his supporting role at Sky and Rabobank, in which he served as a selfless domestique for nine years, Hayman has already served GreenEdge well in the past month while ...


  12. Tanner fractures collarbone in late Tour Down Under crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 | Cycling News

    The Belkin team suffered a day of mixed fortunes on stage one of the Tour Down Under, with Robert Gesink finishing in the front group.


  13. Q&A: Marc de Maar says UnitedHealthcare's aiming highRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2014 | Velonews

    ... from the Dutch Antilles in October 2010. De Maar, 29, was born in the Netherlands and started his pro career with Rabobank, spending four injury-plagued years with the Dutch team, from 2006 to 2009. Frustrated by his lack of success and opportunity, ...


  14. Michael Matthews targeting "career goal' Milan-San RemoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... cycling scene in 2010 winning the U23 world championships road race. Matthews signed a two-year deal with Rabobank from the 2011 season and started with a bang claiming Stage 3 of the Tour Down Under. While his stint with the Dutch team had its ...


  15. Riders To Watch In 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | PezCycling News

    ... and one-day flair as his old man had. Rick's only just turned 20, and even after some stellar years with the Rabobank Development Team (two wins and over 20 top tens last season), 2014 will be a learning experience. Stick him in a small group going ...


  16. And the kits just keep on coming.....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2014 | Podium Cafe

    ... "kit that Marianne Vos will never be seen wearing since she's always the champion of some damn thing", the kit of Rabobank-Liv Womens Team. This is a pretty original concept with an image rather than a graphic pattern. Color and style bring back ...


  17. Danny van Poppel: Riding as brothers gives us an edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... the eldest of the two sons of multiple Tour de France stage winner Jean Paul van Poppel. After four years with the Rabobank Development Team, he moved to the United States for a two-year contract with Unitedhealthcare. "Dirk Demol and Alain ...


  18. Cavendish: Great support means I'm the luckiest sprinter in cyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... excited and now he's back from being Lars Boom's leadout man," Cavendish said in reference to Renshaw's time at Rabobank and Belkin. "It makes me incredibly happy. He's a great guy, a great friend of mine and we had a lot of successful times. I'm ...


  19. Gesink headlines Belkin squad for Tour Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2014 | Cycling News

    Dutch team Belkin will bring a strong Australian contingent when they line up at the 2014 Santos Tour Down Under with Robert Gesink a hopeful for the overall ochre jersey.


  20. Gallery: Teams reveal 2014 kitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | Velonews

    ... unveil its 2014 jersey. Photo: Graham Watson U.S. electronics brand Belkin stepped into cycling to back the former Rabobank team midway through the 2013 season. Photo: Casey B. Gibson The Belkin team met in December in California for a training camp ...