Climbing skill Oomen (21) until the end of 2020 at Team Sunweb

Climbing skill Oomen (21) until the end of 2020 at Team Sunweb

Sam Oomen has his contract with Team Sunweb extended by two years. The talented climber (21) is now until the end of 2020 in the German team.

Oomen had a commitment until the end of next year when the squad of team boss Iwan Spekenbrink, but that is broken up and renewed, reports the team Saturday.

Team Sunweb is longer continue with the Dane Sören Kragh Andersen. His contract at the end of this year expire, but that is also up to the end of 2020 extended.

Oomen last year won the general classification in the Tour de l’Ain. According to sports director Marc Reef let that see how much potential the Tilburger. “When he came to us, we had a plan in mind to get him to a klassementsrenner to develop. We can now take the time to do that.”

Oomen says in a press release to feel at home in the Dutch formation. “I’m in the right team with the right people and I am grateful for the opportunities and confidence. There is no pressure on me,” he says. “I look forward to the coming years, the most out of myself.”

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