Annemiek van Vleuten posts massive eight-hour 'empty the tank' ride on Strava

The road world champion was out on a training ride with team-mates from the Mitchelton-Scott men's squad

Annemiek van Vleuten (Getty/Strava)

Annemiek van Vleuten looks like she'll be starting the 2020 season pretty much where she left off in 2019, having stormed to victory in Yorkshire with a monster ride to claim the rainbow bands, as she kicked off the new year with a massive eight-hour training ride where she "emptied the tank".

For the second year the Dutchwoman has joined her male Mitchelton-Scott team-mates' for a training camp, as her female team-mates are mostly Australian and at their national championships.

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