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Lizzie Deignan: Trek-Segafredo rider to go back to cycling at Amstel Gold Race

Deignan, 30, has been out of opposition for extra than a yr and gave delivery to Orla in September 2018.

The Amstel Gold Race – a part of the UCI ladies’s world tour – takes location in Limburg, the Netherlands.

“I can not wait to sign up for the team and get back to racing,” said Trek-Segafredo rider Deignan, nee Armitstead.

“i’m surely excited about being lower back inside the crew surroundings.

“i’m genuinely thrilled with my development at the motorcycle given that having Orla final September and sense ready to re-join the peloton.”

Otley-born former global champion Deignan may even race within the la Fleche Wallonne female and Liege-Bastogne-Liege later this month, earlier than tackling the excursion de Yorkshire and Amgen tour of California girls’s race in might also.

“I couldn’t pass over the possibility to race in Europe before the end of the Classics season and then sit up for heading back to race on home roads inside the tour de Yorkshire the following week,” stated the 2012 Olympic silver medallist.

“it’s also fitting that the direction for Yorkshire goes alongside some of the route a good way to be used for the sector Championships this September, which stays my principal aim for the yr as i’d dearly like to win back the rainbow bands in front of a home crowd.”

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