First riders announced for Team Sweden

So now we have the first riders announced for the Swedish team for the European Championships.

PHOTO. Eskil Laago

5-8 of May 2016 Huskvarna, Sweden, host the European Championships. The first international cycling championship in Sweden for 17 years and of course there will be many riders wanting to compete at home ground. The first riders representing Sweden is now announced from Captain Anders Ljungberg.

The chosen ones so far;

Emil Lindgren, CK Natén Säter/ Serneke-Allebike MTB Team (read more)
Matthias Wengelin, Almby IK
Calle Friberg, Järfälla CK (read more)
Jenny Rissveds, Falu CK/ Scott Odlo MTB Racing Team (read more)
Alexandra Engen, Jönköpings CK/ Ghost Factory Racing
Ida Jansson, Falu CK (read more about Ida)
Emil Linde, Gävle CA

Captain of team Sweden, Anders Ljungberg,  says; – I think most people were expecting these riders so far, now there will be time for a lot of other Swedish riders to prove themselves and work hard to make the team during this spring.

More riders to be announced up until last date that is 18th of April.

Here´s also the criteria for being selected (in Swedish).

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