Ben Hermans

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Ben Hermans
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Personal information
Full name Ben Hermans
Born (1986-06-08) 8 June 1986 (age 28)
Hasselt, Belgium
Height 1.88 metres (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 73 kilograms (161 lb)
Team information
Current team BMC Racing Team
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Classics specialist
Amateur team(s)
2005–2006
2007–2008
Beveren 2000
Davo
Professional team(s)
2009
2010–2011
2012–2013
2014–
Topsport Vlaanderen-Mercator
Team RadioShack
RadioShack-Nissan[1]
BMC Racing Team
Infobox last updated on
16 February 2014

Ben Hermans (born 8 June 1986) is a Belgian professional road racing cyclist, who currently rides for UCI ProTour team, BMC Racing Team.[2] Hermans was born in Hasselt, and turned professional in 2009 with Topsport Vlaanderen-Mercator.[3]

Hermans left RadioShack-Leopard at the end of the 2013 season, and joined the BMC Racing Team for the 2014 season.[2]

Palmares[edit]

2004
1st, MaillotBélgica.PNG Junior National Time Trial Championships
2006
4th, U23 Liège–Bastogne–Liège
2007
10th, Overall, Circuit des Ardennes
10th, U23 Liège–Bastogne–Liège
2008
1st, Circuit du Hainaut
2009
2nd, Grosser Preis des Kantons Aargau
6th, Grand Prix d'Ouverture La Marseillaise
7th, Overall, Settimana Ciclistica Lombarda
9th, Vlaamse Pijl
2010
6th, Overall, Tour of Belgium
1st, Stage 5
9th, Overall, Critérium International
9th, Overall, Tour of Austria
2011
1st, Trofeo Inca
2nd, National Time Trial Championships
3rd, Overall, Tour de Wallonie
3rd, Grand Prix Pino Cerami
6th, Overall, Giro di Sardegna
6th, Binche–Tournai–Binche
8th, Amstel Gold Race
9th. Overall, Eneco Tour
2012
2nd, National Time Trial Championships
10th, Overall, Tour du Poitou-Charentes
10th, Paris–Bourges
73rd, Overall, Giro d'Italia
2013
5th, Overall, Tour Down Under
2014
9th, Overall, Tour Méditerranéen

References[edit]

  1. ^ "RadioShack-Nissan-Trek announces lineup for 2012". VeloNews (Competitor Group, Inc.). 5 December 2011. Retrieved 17 January 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "BMC Racing Team Signs Ben Hermans". BMC Racing Team (BMC Trading). 10 October 2013. Retrieved 13 December 2013. 
  3. ^ Ben Hermans Profile

External links[edit]

Media related to Ben Hermans at Wikimedia Commons