Dag Otto Lauritzen

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Dag Otto Lauritzen
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Personal information
Born (1956-09-12) 12 September 1956 (age 57)
Grimstad, Norway
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type All-rounder
Amateur team(s)
Professional team(s)
1984-1985
1986
1987-1989
1990
1991-1992
1993-1994
Peugeot-Shell-Michelin
Peugeot-Shell-Velo Talbot
7 Eleven
7 Eleven-Hoonved
Motorola
TVM-Bison Kit
Major wins
Nordic champion (1984, 1985)
Postgirot Open, 1 stage (1986),
Rund um den Henninger Turm, (1987),
Redlands Bicycle Classic (1987),
Tour de France, 1 stage (1987),
Norway National Champion (1990)
Infobox last updated on
11 May 2009

Dag Otto Lauritzen (born 12 September 1956 in Grimstad) is a retired Norwegian professional cyclist. At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles he won a bronze medal in the road race, he is also the first Norwegian Tour de France stage winner (Luz Ardiden, 1987).

Lauritzen rode eight Tours de France and won a stage in the Pyrenees at Luz-Ardiden on Bastille Day, 14 July 1987.

Palmarès[edit]

1983
Roserittet DNV GP
 Norway national Team Time Trial Championship
1984
Bronze medal icon.svg 3rd place Olympic Games Road Race
 Norway national Road Race Championship
1985
GP de Peymeinade (FRA)
1987
Redlands Bicycle Classic
Rund um den Henninger-Turm
Tour de France:
Winner stage 14
1989
3rd - Tour of Flanders
Tour De Trump- Overall winner
1992
Tour of Norway

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