Tim Veldt will temporarily go as coach of the cyclists in the battle of the cycling federation KNWU. The coach of the team Beat Cycling Club takes on this role during the world cup in hong Kong and at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS next year in Pruszków.
Veldt, take the place of the October left, Peter Schep. The duurselectie is on a daily basis accompanied by Adriaan Helmantel and Fulco van Gulik.
“For a cyclist, there is every year a chance to have a world championship to drive and your career to reward with success in this tournament, but due to the departure of their coach Peter Schep is that process is disrupted,” says Veldt.
“I feel concerned to help them have a good world cup to drive. After the KNWU with us had hardly done so when we are around the table started to discuss how to achieve this. I will wedstrijdbegeleiding of the duurrenners on me take to the world cup.”
Veldt discontinued career in 2016
Veldt discontinued in november 2016, his career as a professional baanwielrenner, because he had the sense not to be able to develop.
The 34-year-old Amstelvener did on behalf of the Netherlands at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, London, Beijing and Athens, and was also present at thirteen world CHAMPIONSHIPS.
The specialist on the components of the teamsprint, time trial and omnium conquered in his thirteen-year career, four world CHAMPIONSHIP medals, two-time European title, and nine times the national title.