Joop Zoetemelk Classic - 13e editie

Joop Zoetemelk Classic
Saturday, 21rd of March 2020

The real tourclassic at the beginning of spring. Start and finish at the cycling club SSwift in Leiden, the Netherlands.

All routes are clearly indicated with special arrows. With food supply available halfway.
And...Joop Zoetemelk himself will be there!


Registration fee is € 12.50 and only possible using this online registration form (sorry, no English form is available). Early birds, that register before 15th of February, only pay € 10.00.

You have to enter before the 15th of March 2020.

Registration on the start location on the 21rd of March is not possible. Not more than 5500 riders are permitted.

For riders living outside the Netherlands: please register via

The Green Hart of Holland

You will ride on the beautiful little roads through the ‘Green Hart of Holland’ The same tracks that Joop Zoetemelk rode, when he was a junior racing cyclist at his club Swift in Leiden. You can make a choice out of different distances: 150 km - 100 km - 75 km - 50 km. Go to the routes page (dutch only); for a detailed description of the routes.

Time table of the start

Accommodation opens on the 21rd of March 2020 from 7:00 am onward.

  • 150 km from 7:30 am
  • 100 km from 8:30 am
  • 75 km from 9:00 am
  • 50 km from 9:30 am
Start will be possible until 12:00 am. Finish will be closed at 5:00 pm.

Location of Start and Finish

Swift, Park de Bult,
Willem van der Madeweg 1,
2314 ZA, Leiden
There is free parking facility near the clubhouse.

For all information and registration go to