Team Energy has secured the services of Pim Lighart for the next two seasons. Ligthart is the second Dutch addition of the French procontinentale team, after the earlier arrival of Niki Terpstra. Both riders are specialized in the Flemish spring.
The 30-year-old Ligthart defended the past two years, the colors of Roompot Dutch Lottery. Previously, he was at the battle of Vancansoleil (2010-2013) and the Belgian Lotto team (2014-2016 differs).
Ligthart was in 2011, Dutch champion on the road. Further, the GP La Marseillaise (2015) and stage victories in the Ster ZLM Tour (2013) and the Ruta del Sol (2015) on his palmares.