Who is Shirin van Anrooij? Trek-Segafredo's track and 'cross talent

Shirin van Anrooij
Shirin van Anrooij (Trek-Segafredo) (Image credit: Trek-Segafredo)

Shirin van Anrooij will be joining Trek-Segafredo in her first full season on the Women's WorldTour. She's just 18 years old and a former junior cyclo-cross world champion who was offered a chance join the Trek-Segafredo training camp last winter before singing a contract to race with the team as a trainee in August. 

With a two-year contract in hand, Van Anrooij is looking forward to her first full season racing with the number-one ranked team in the world, where she hopes to become a future contender in races like the Spring Classics and the Giro Rosa. 

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