Anna van der Breggen: The next chapter begins now

Netherlands Anna van der Breggen celebrates as she crosses the finish line to win the Womens Elite Road Race a 143kilometer route around Imola EmiliaRomagna Italy on September 26 2020 as part of the UCI 2020 Road World Championships Photo by Marco BERTORELLO AFP Photo by MARCO BERTORELLOAFP via Getty Images
Anna van der Breggen (Netherlands) after winning the World Championships road race in 2020 (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Anna van der Breggen waved a final goodbye to her stellar pro racing career at the UCI Road World Championships and will say hello to her new role as a sports director, which could be as soon as the inaugural Paris-Roubaix Femmes held on October 2 in France. 

In an interview with Cyclingnews, Van der Breggen said she was happy to have put an official retirement date to what has been an exceptional decade-long career as she's ready to start the next chapter of her life.

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