Eric van der Vleuten has a successor: Henk Nooren. Van der Vleuten had trained the Spanish since 2014 but now wants to focus on his own career again. Henk Nooren was already employed by the Spanish federation, he was coach of the young riders. Now he will be responsible for the seniors and will be provided an assistant to help him. Their goals: one finalist in the World Cup Final, to reach the Final of the Nations Cup Series next year, a good result at the Tyron WEG next year and a qualification for the Olympic Games in Tokyo.