The organization of Omloop Het Nieuwsblad for Women’s Elite has announced which teams will be part of the 12th edition of Omloop. 28 lucky teams were chosen out of many candidatures to participate on Saturday February 25th on the site of ‘Flemish Cycling Centre Eddy Merckx’ in Ghent. The number of teams with a UCI statute in 2017 has expanded to 24, all participating in Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and joined by four Belgian club teams.
Lizzie Armitstead triumphed in the women’s Omloop Het Nieuwsblad. The world champion was the strongest in the pack and crossed the finish with a 29 second lead on Chantal Blaak (Boels Dolmans Cycling Team) and Tiffany Cromwell (Canyon SRAM Racing). The British Armitstead will succeed Anna van der Breggen on the roll of honour.
Important information about the track of Omloop Het Nieuwbslad for women this Saturday, 27th of February.
Het album van Omloop Het Nieuwsblad Elite Vrouwen kan je hier bekijken.
- 1 Lizzie Armitstead
- 2 Chantal Blaak
- 3 Tiffany Cromwell
Victories per countryGo to Hall of fame
- 1 6 victories
- 2 2 victories
- 3 1 victory