Presentation of DESTIL-Parkhotel Valkenburg Cycling Team
Today, DESTIL-Parkhotel Valkenburg Cycling Team, presented itself to press, sponsors and fans. Many guests were at the indoor go-kart centre of Tim en Tom Coronel. They witnessed the presentation of the new jersey and saw the first ride of the year. Car-driver Tom Coronel organized a prologue with go-karts instead of the new Giant race bikes. First Price winner was Maik van der Heijden.
Chairman René Kars explained about the ambitions of the new team: “This team is extremely talented and radiates power and diversity. Young, ambitious and willing to work for each other. Sponsors should be proud of the riders and the staff.”
Team manager of DESTIL-Parkhotel Valkenburg Cycling Team is Frank Pennings, former talentcoach of the dutch KNWU. “Diversity is best for the team. That is why I chose for variety in nationalities. The team consists of two Russians, two Americans, a Swede and a Spaniard combined with 10 Dutch riders.” told Pennings. “I am very glad that Maarten van Trijp, together with Tim Kerkhof en Twan Brusselman are the seniors in the team. They are well-experienced and will help the youngsters.”
Sponsors of the team are SIKA, Spit Paslode, Kärcher, ZZPR, Teunisse, Giant, AGU and both head-sponsors DESTIL and Parkhotel Valkenburg. They are not only interested in having their name on the jersey. The hospitality facilities of the team help them to network and do business.
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Team 2018 of DESTIL-Parkhotel Valkenburg:
Oscar van Wijk
Jordi van Loon
Guillem Garcia (ESP)
Cameron Beard (USA)
Jacob Eriksson (SWE)
Pavel Chursin (RUS)
Stepan Grigroyan (RUS)
Camden Vodicka (USA)
Timo de Jong
Maik van der Heijden
Maarten van Trijp