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Team Flexpoint begins to form for 2008
Squad announced, with some riders to be confirmed later
New professionals join experienced riders
Team Flexpoint has made several acquisitions for 2008. Perhaps the best known name is that of Bianca Knöpfle, who was junior Time Trial champion in 2003 (Hamilton, Canada). Also signed-up is Elizabeth Braam (who rode for Therme Skincare in 2007). Jacobien Kanis will also join the team. The young Dutchwoman, turns pro with the Dutch-registered team.
Another new signing is Tessa van Nieuwpoort, who joins the five rider cyclocross squad which will compete in events throughout the winter 2007/2008.
Cyclocross squad 2007/2008
Britt Jochems (Junior Dutch Champion)
Mirjam Melchers- van Poppel (2004 Dutch 'cross Champion)
Tessa van Nieuwpoort
Elise van Hage
Bianca Knöpfle (Junior World TT Champion, 2003)
Mirjam Melchers- van Poppel
Suzanne van Veen
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