Cycling: Chelsie Tan first S'porean woman to earn pro contract to race in Europe

Chelsei Tan will race for Australian professional outfit Team BikeExchange in the International Cycling Union Women's World Tour next year. ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN
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SINGAPORE - In yet another feather in the cap for local cycling, national road cyclist Chelsie Tan has become the first Singaporean woman to secure a professional contract with a team in Europe.

Tan, 31, will race for Australian professional outfit Team BikeExchange in the International Cycling Union (UCI) Women's World Tour next year on a one-year contract, the team announced on Thursday (Nov 4).

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