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Annemiek van Vleuten to Wear Honorary Number at Mallorca 312 OK Mobility

Annemiek van Vleuten, one of the best female professional cyclists, is set to be honoured with the prestigious honorary start (bib) number at this year’s sold out Mallorca 312 OK Mobility

Annemiek van Vleuten to Wear Honorary Number at Mallorca 312 OK Mobility

The event, scheduled for Saturday, 27th April, has chosen the recently retired Dutch icon to join an elite list of cyclists who have previously been awarded this distinction at one of the world’s most esteemed cycling sportives.

Mallorca 312 OK Mobility look to acknowledge the Dutchwoman’s inspirational role in elite cycling. Alongside Van Vleuten, the event will also see the participation of notable former cyclists like Alberto Contador, Vincenzo Nibali, Sean Kelly, Joseba Beloki, and Pedro Horrillo.

Mallorca 312 OK Mobility’s is well regarded as a the premier Gran Fondo in the European calendar. Last October when registration opened, Mallorca 312 reached record capacity. The Spanish cycling event sold its 8,000 registration bibs in just 6 minutes. This eclipsed the previous record in 2023, when the event was sold out, in 10 hours.

The Dutchwoman is in a select group who have won the Giro d’Italia, Tour de France, Vuelta a España and the UCI World Road Championships, alongside legends such as Jacques Anquetil, Felice Gimondi, Eddy Merckx and Bernard Hinault.

Annemiek van Vleuten confirmed as Honorary Bib Carrier at 2024 Mallorca 312