Not your average team


Under the leadership of Team leader Grow Pim Lenssen, talent coach Boy Sanders and a team of professionals, the Watersley R&D Cycling Teams rides an international race program. Based on Watersley Sport & Talentpark, these teams are part of a unique system, where living and training are combined. With additional training programs, we are focusing on the development of the individual. Therefore, Watersley Race & Development Cycling Teams together provide a solid structure for the development of talented cyclist.

It is our belief that when you live and train together, you’ll develop as a team and grow stronger as an individual. STAY – GROW – PLAY

Are you ready to join the Watersley team?

Meet the R&D women U19 team...

Pem Hoefmans

Women U19

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Denise Mertens

Women U19

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Carmen van der Veen

Women U19

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Lotte de Vries

Women U19

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Mayke Blok

Women U19

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Meet the R&D women U23 team...

Iris Timmermans

Women U23

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Karlijn Koops

Women U23

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Sophie Von Berswordt

Women U23

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Sophia Zwaan

Women U23

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Hazel Magill

Women U23

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Mette Egtoft Jensen

Women U23

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Karin Söderqvist

Women U23

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Felicia Bengtsson

Women U23

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Kitija Siltumena

Women U23

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Lily Schuitemaker

Women U23

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Dagmar Hejhalová

Women U23

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Maia Simmons

Women U23

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Meet the R&D men U19 team...

Wouter Toussaint

Men U19

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Karst Hayma

Men U19

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Justin de Hart

Men U19

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Thom van der Werff

Men U19

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Tobias Kool

Men U19

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Niels Brinkman

Men U19

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Ryan Gal

Men U19

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Pepijn Veenings

Men U19

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Mika Vijfvinkel

Men U19

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Juul Nagengast

Men U19

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Raphaël Mouton

Men U19

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Meet the R&D Offroad team...

Meet the staff...

Pim Lenssen

Team leader Grow

Boy Sanders

Head of Performance & Talent Development

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Harry Beckers

Sports Director Women U23

Bram Sevens

Head Sports Director Women U23 & U19

John van der Veen

Sports Director Women U19

Dennis Huenders

Head Sports Director Men U19

Levinus Huenders

Sports Director Men U19

Sjoerd Veenings

Sports Director Men U19

Erik Willems

Head of Mechanics

Patrick Pustjens

Mechanic

Benno Balter

Mechanic

Luuk Dautzenberg

Mechanic

Jos Steins

Soigneur

Pascal Janssen

Soigneur

Eline Linssen

Soigneur

Race program 2022

Date Team Race Level Location
01-10-2022 U23 women Nationals TTT National (CC) Netherlands
04-10-2022 U23 women Binche Chimay Binche 1.1 UCI Belgium
09-10-2022 U23 women Heule National Heule (BEL)

Our team news

Watersley makes big steps towards a bright future

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Big steps towards a bright future

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Offroad now part of Watersley R+D structure

Watersley R&D Team has recently expanded to include a complete offroad youth...

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Join the team!

Are you an ambitious rider, and looking for a place to stay, develop, and race from?

With the hills of the Amstel Gold Race, the climbs in the Ardens, and the Belgian races not far away, Watersley Sports & Talentpark in Sittard is the place to be for young, talented riders who are willing to work hard and want to develop as a cyclist. Also, the campus has multiple options for accommodation, for long and short stay.

For our Cycling Team, we’re always open for young talented riders, and to help and guide them with their development and growth to a higher level.

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