List of 2008 UCI Women's Teams and riders

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Listed below are the UCI Women's Teams that competed in the 2008 women's road cycling events organized by the International Cycling Union (UCI) including the 2008 UCI Women's Road World Cup. [1]

Contents

Teams overview

UCI
code
Team nameCountry
EHN Elk Haus Flag of Austria.svg  Austria
UNG Team Uniqa Flag of Austria.svg  Austria
LBL Lotto-Belisol Ladiesteam Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium
VLL Topsport Vlaanderen Thompson Ladies Team Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium
POC Pratomagno Colombia Flag of Colombia.svg  Colombia
BPD Bizkaia-Durango Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
DKT Debabarrena–Kirolgi Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
ESG ESGL 93-GSD Gestion Flag of France.svg  France
TLG Team Lot-et-Garonne Flag of France.svg  France
TPF Team Pro Feminin Les Carroz Flag of France.svg  France
FUT Vienne Futuroscope Flag of France.svg  France
GRT Swift Racing Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  United Kingdom
HBH Team Halfords Bikehut ( 2008 season )Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  United Kingdom
NUR Equipe Nürnberger Versicherung Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
TMP Team Columbia Women Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
GPC Giant Pro Cycling Flag of Hong Kong.svg  Hong Kong
TFA Cycling Team–Titanedi–Frezza Acca Due O Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
FEN Fenixs Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
GAU Gauss RDZ Ormu Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
MSI Menikini Selle Italia Master Colors Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
MIC S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
SAF Safi-Pasta Zara Manhattan Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
DGC Team Cmax Dila Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
TOG Top Girls Fassa Bortolo Raxy Line Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
USC USC Chirio Forno D'asolo Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
AAD AA-Drink Cycling Team ( 2008 season )Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands
DSB Team DSB Bank Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands
FLX Team Flexpoint ( 2008 season )Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands
VVP Vrienden van het Platteland ( 2008 season )Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands
PAQ POL–Aqua Flag of Poland.svg  Poland
PRI Primus Flag of Poland.svg  Poland
PTG Petrogradets Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
BCT Bigla Cycling Team Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland
RLT Cervelo Lifeforce Pro Cycling Team Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland
TSW Team Specialized Designs For Women Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland
VBR Verducci Breakaway Racing Flag of the United States.svg  United States
WEB Webcor Builders Cycling Team Flag of the United States.svg  United States

Riders

AA-Drink Cycling Team

Source: [2]

Cycling Team Titanedi-Frezza Acca Due O

Ages as of 1 January 2008. [3]

RiderDate of birth
Flag of Italy.svg  Alessandra Borchi  (ITA) (1983-08-15)August 15, 1983 (aged 24)
Flag of Italy.svg  Giorgia Bronzini  (ITA) (1983-08-03)August 3, 1983 (aged 24)
Flag of Italy.svg  Simona Frapporti  (ITA) (1988-07-14)July 14, 1988 (aged 19)
Flag of Lithuania.svg  Gintarė Gaivenytė  (LTU) (1986-04-23)April 23, 1986 (aged 21)
Flag of Italy.svg  Eleonora Patuzzo  (ITA) (1989-10-16)October 16, 1989 (aged 18)
RiderDate of birth
Flag of Lithuania.svg  Svetlana Pauliukaitė  (LTU) (1985-07-31)July 31, 1985 (aged 22)
Flag of Lithuania.svg  Vilija Sereikaitė  (LTU) (1987-02-12)February 12, 1987 (aged 20)
Flag of Italy.svg  Eleonora Soldo  (ITA) (1984-01-17)January 17, 1984 (aged 23)
Flag of Italy.svg  Marta Tagliaferro  (ITA) (1989-11-04)November 4, 1989 (aged 18)

    Elk Haus

    Ages as of 1 January 2008. [3]

    RiderDate of birth
    Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Martina Růžičková  (CZE) (1980-03-22)March 22, 1980 (aged 27)
    Flag of Austria.svg  Pelin Cizgin  (AUT) (1986-04-29)April 29, 1986 (aged 21)
    Flag of Slovakia.svg  Katarína Uhlariková  (SVK) (1988-02-09)February 9, 1988 (aged 19)
    Flag of Germany.svg  Katharina Blum  (GER) (1984-10-24)October 24, 1984 (aged 23)
    Flag of Germany.svg  Stefanie Degle  (GER) (1986-10-19)October 19, 1986 (aged 21)
    RiderDate of birth
    Flag of Austria.svg  Manuela Grunzweil  (AUT) (1980-04-12)April 12, 1980 (aged 27)
    Flag of Austria.svg  Chrisabel Prischl  (AUT) (1983-09-27)September 27, 1983 (aged 24)
    Flag of Austria.svg  Karin Pauer  (AUT) (1978-10-10)October 10, 1978 (aged 29)
    Flag of Denmark.svg  Mette Fischer Andreasen  (DEN) (1983-04-13)April 13, 1983 (aged 24)
    Flag of Germany.svg  Lisa Maria Degle  (GER) (1988-12-21)December 21, 1988 (aged 19)

      POL-Aqua

      Ages as of 1 January 2008. [3]

      RiderDate of birth
      Flag of Poland.svg  Sylwia Kapusta  (POL) (1982-12-08)December 8, 1982 (aged 25)
      Flag of Poland.svg  Agnieszka Ryczek  (POL) (1988-09-02)September 2, 1988 (aged 19)
      Flag of Poland.svg  Małgorzata Jasińska  (POL) (1984-01-18)January 18, 1984 (aged 23)
      Flag of Poland.svg  Angelika Kulish  (POL) (1989-11-29)November 29, 1989 (aged 18)
      Flag of Poland.svg  Joanna Ignasiak  (POL) (1983-10-14)October 14, 1983 (aged 24)
      RiderDate of birth
      Flag of Poland.svg  Natalia Fraczek  (POL) (1988-08-30)August 30, 1988 (aged 19)
      Flag of Poland.svg  Aleksandra Wnuczek  (POL) (1986-05-23)May 23, 1986 (aged 21)
      Flag of Poland.svg Magdalena Zamolska (POL) (1985-04-08)April 8, 1985 (aged 22)
      Flag of Poland.svg  Monika Grzebinoga  (POL) (1985-03-01)March 1, 1985 (aged 22)

        Primus

        Ages as of 1 January 2008. [3]

        RiderDate of birth
        Flag of Poland.svg  Ewelina Upas  (POL) (1984-12-15)December 15, 1984 (aged 23)
        Flag of Poland.svg  Bogumiła Matusiak  (POL) (1971-01-24)January 24, 1971 (aged 36)
        Flag of Poland.svg  Magdalena Bajerska  (POL) (1988-04-01)April 1, 1988 (aged 19)
        Flag of Poland.svg  Agnieszka Pietr  (POL) (1979-06-24)June 24, 1979 (aged 28)
        Flag of Poland.svg  Marzena Wasiuk  (POL) (1981-10-20)October 20, 1981 (aged 26)
        RiderDate of birth
        Flag of Poland.svg  Katarzyna Barczyk  (POL) (1987-09-02)September 2, 1987 (aged 20)
        Flag of Poland.svg  Magdalena Grzegorczyk  (POL) (1988-02-18)February 18, 1988 (aged 19)
        Flag of Poland.svg  Karolina Gryko  (POL) (1989-12-26)December 26, 1989 (aged 18)
        Flag of Poland.svg  Barbara Gromaszek  (POL) (1986-06-23)June 23, 1986 (aged 21)

          Team Flexpoint

          Source: [4]

          Team Halfords Bikehut

          Ages as of 1 January 2008. [3] [5]

          RiderDate of birth
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Nicole Cooke  (GBR) (1983-04-13)April 13, 1983 (aged 24)
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Catherine Hare Willianson  (GBR) (1982-03-13)March 13, 1982 (aged 25)
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Jessica Allen  (GBR) (1989-01-12)January 12, 1989 (aged 18)
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Katie Curtis  (GBR) (1988-11-01)November 1, 1988 (aged 19)
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Tanja Slater  (GBR) (1978-05-09)May 9, 1978 (aged 29)
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Wendy Houvenaghel  (GBR) (1974-11-27)November 27, 1974 (aged 33)
          RiderDate of birth
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Emma Trott  (GBR) (1989-12-24)December 24, 1989 (aged 18)
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Lizzie Armitstead  (GBR) (1988-12-18)December 18, 1988 (aged 19)
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Joanna Rowsell  (GBR) (1988-12-05)December 5, 1988 (aged 19)
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Helen Gaskell  (GBR) (1983-01-16)January 16, 1983 (aged 24)
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Sharon Laws  (GBR) (1974-07-07)July 7, 1974 (aged 33)
          Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Katie Colclough [N 1]  (GBR) (1990-01-20)January 20, 1990 (aged 17)
          1. Junior rider.

          Team Lot-et-Garonne

          Ages as of 1 January 2008. [3]

          RiderDate of birth
          Flag of France.svg  Mathilde Boullay  (FRA) (1985-04-18)April 18, 1985 (aged 22)
          Flag of France.svg  Mélanie Bravard  (FRA) (1987-04-13)April 13, 1987 (aged 20)
          Flag of France.svg  Christel Ferrier-Bruneau  (FRA) (1979-07-08)July 8, 1979 (aged 28)
          Flag of France.svg  Kelly Gambier  (FRA) (1988-04-07)April 7, 1988 (aged 19)
          Flag of France.svg  Elodie Henriette  (FRA) (1987-05-22)May 22, 1987 (aged 20)
          Flag of France.svg  Aurore Jeudy  (FRA) (1983-10-08)October 8, 1983 (aged 24)
          Flag of Finland.svg  Carina Kirssi  (FIN) (1976-08-01)August 1, 1976 (aged 31)
          Flag of France.svg  Emilie Lebrun  (FRA) (1987-04-13)April 13, 1987 (aged 20)
          RiderDate of birth
          Flag of France.svg  Cathy Moncassin Prime  (FRA) (1977-06-03)June 3, 1977 (aged 30)
          Flag of France.svg  Christel Pourias  (FRA) (1986-09-21)September 21, 1986 (aged 21)
          Flag of France.svg  Angelique Saldana  (FRA) (1986-07-02)July 2, 1986 (aged 21)
          Flag of France.svg  Martine Vrignaud  (FRA) (1986-11-12)November 12, 1986 (aged 21)
          Flag of France.svg  Honorine Martin  (FRA) (1987-03-05)March 5, 1987 (aged 20)
          Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Kathryn Watt  (AUS) (1964-09-11)September 11, 1964 (aged 43)
          Flag of France.svg  Alessia Bugeia  (FRA) (1987-09-23)September 23, 1987 (aged 20)

            Team Specialized Designs For Women

            Ages as of 1 January 2008. [3]

            RiderDate of birth
            Flag of Switzerland.svg  Daniela Della Torre  (SUI) (1986-03-03)March 3, 1986 (aged 21)
            Flag of Switzerland.svg  Monika Furrer  (SUI) (1985-08-06)August 6, 1985 (aged 22)
            Flag of Switzerland.svg  Sarah Grab  (SUI) (1979-07-13)July 13, 1979 (aged 28)
            Flag of Switzerland.svg  Mirjam Hauser-Senn  (SUI) (1980-09-09)September 9, 1980 (aged 27)
            Flag of Denmark.svg  Karina Hegelund  (DEN) (1989-06-01)June 1, 1989 (aged 18)
            Flag of Germany.svg  Tanja Hennes  (GER) (1971-06-30)June 30, 1971 (aged 36)
            RiderDate of birth
            Flag of Switzerland.svg  Andrea Knecht  (SUI) (1983-10-20)October 20, 1983 (aged 24)
            Flag of the United States.svg  Kristen LaSasso  (USA) (1975-08-19)August 19, 1975 (aged 32)
            Flag of South Korea.svg  Lee Min-Hye  (KOR) (1985-10-11)October 11, 1985 (aged 22)
            Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Emma Pooley  (GBR) (1982-10-03)October 3, 1982 (aged 25)
            Flag of the United States.svg  Larssyn Rueegg  (USA) (1985-05-08)May 8, 1985 (aged 22)

              USC Chirio Forno D'asolo


              Verducci Breakaway Racing

              Ages as of 1 January 2008. [3]

              RiderDate of birth
              Flag of the United States.svg  Theresa Cliff-Ryan  (USA) (1978-06-19)June 19, 1978 (aged 29)
              Flag of the United States.svg  Kacey Mandefield  (USA) (1986-07-05)July 5, 1986 (aged 21)
              Flag of the United States.svg  Megan Esmonde  (USA) (1982-01-16)January 16, 1982 (aged 25)
              Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Katherine Baker  (AUS) (1987-03-04)March 4, 1987 (aged 20)
              Flag of the United States.svg  Kele Murdin  (USA) (1974-08-15)August 15, 1974 (aged 33)
              RiderDate of birth
              Flag of the United States.svg  Lisa Jellett  (USA) (1974-01-24)January 24, 1974 (aged 33)
              Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Jessie MacLean  (AUS) (1985-10-17)October 17, 1985 (aged 22)
              Flag of the United States.svg  Tricia Camila  (USA) (1969-01-29)January 29, 1969 (aged 38)
              Flag of the United States.svg  Andrea Luebbe  (USA) (1983-05-17)May 17, 1983 (aged 24)

                Vrienden van het Platteland

                Ages as of 1 January 2008.

                RiderDate of birth
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Liesbeth Bakker  (NED) (1986-07-01)July 1, 1986 (aged 21)
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Martine Bras  (NED) (1987-05-17)May 17, 1987 (aged 20)
                Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Nikki Butterfield-Egyed  (AUS) (1982-04-12)April 12, 1982 (aged 25)
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Ellen van Dijk  (NED) (1987-02-11)February 11, 1987 (aged 20)
                Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Lorian Graham  (AUS) (1977-11-08)November 8, 1977 (aged 30)
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Yvonne Hijgenaar  (NED) (1980-05-15)May 15, 1980 (aged 27)
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Marit Huisman  (NED) (1989-03-01)March 1, 1989 (aged 18)
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Willy Kanis  (NED) (1984-07-27)July 27, 1984 (aged 23)
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Roxane Knetemann  (NED) (1987-04-01)April 1, 1987 (aged 20)
                RiderDate of birth
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Kristy Miggels  (NED) (1980-08-06)August 6, 1980 (aged 27)
                Flag of the United States.svg  Tina Pic  (USA) (1966-05-09)May 9, 1966 (aged 41)
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Martine van der Herberg  (NED) (1989-11-24)November 24, 1989 (aged 18)
                Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  An Van Rie  (BEL) (1974-06-09)June 9, 1974 (aged 33)
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Annemiek van Vleuten  (NED) (1982-10-08)October 8, 1982 (aged 25)
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Monique Verstraten  (NED) (1983-04-24)April 24, 1983 (aged 24)
                Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Liesbet De Vocht  (BEL) (1979-01-05)January 5, 1979 (aged 28)
                Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Jaccolien Wallaard  (NED) (1982-09-30)September 30, 1982 (aged 25)

                Sources [6] [7]

                Guest riders

                The team had Felicia Gomez and Linn Torp as guest riders during the Tour of New Zealand and Gomez also during the Geelong Tour.

                Webcor Builders Cycling Team

                Ages as of 1 January 2008. [3]

                RiderDate of birth
                Flag of the United States.svg  Christine Thorburn  (USA) (1969-09-17)September 17, 1969 (aged 38)
                Flag of the United States.svg  Katheryn Curi Mattis  (USA) (1974-05-29)May 29, 1974 (aged 33)
                Flag of the United States.svg  Amy Dombroski  (USA) (1987-09-09)September 9, 1987 (aged 20)
                Flag of the United States.svg  Janel Holcomb  (USA) (1978-12-02)December 2, 1978 (aged 29)
                Flag of the United States.svg  Rebecca Much  (USA) (1986-02-25)February 25, 1986 (aged 21)
                RiderDate of birth
                Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Erinne Willock  (CAN) (1981-10-16)October 16, 1981 (aged 26)
                Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Alexandra Wrubleski  (CAN) (1984-05-31)May 31, 1984 (aged 23)
                Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Gina Grain  (CAN) (1974-06-16)June 16, 1974 (aged 33)
                Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Laura Yoisten  (CAN) (1983-08-10)August 10, 1983 (aged 24)

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                  Preceded by
                  2007
                  List of UCI Women's Teams
                  2008
                  Succeeded by
                  2009