Emma Johansson

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Emma Johansson
Emma Johansson - CykelSM2012.jpg
Personal information
Full name Emma Johansson
Born (1983-09-23) 23 September 1983 (age 30)
Sollefteå, Sweden
Team information
Current team ORICA-AIS
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
2005–2006
2007
2008
2009–2010
2011–2012
2013–
Bizkaia Panda software Durango
Vlaanderen–Capri Sonne–T-Interim
AA-Drink Cycling Team
Red Sun Cycling Team
HiTec Products-UCK
Orica-AIS
Major wins
National Road Race Championships (2010–2012, 2014)
National Time Trial Championships (2012–2014)
Ronde van Drenthe (2009)
Thüringen Rundfahrt der Frauen (2011, 2013)
Tour de Free State (2012)
Infobox last updated on
28 September 2013

Emma Johansson (born 23 September 1983 in Sollefteå[1]) is a Swedish professional racing cyclist. She won the silver medal in the women's road race at the 2008 Summer Olympics.[2] After having finished second in the 2009 Trofeo Alfredo Binda-Comune di Cittiglio and third in Ronde van Vlaanderen, she won the Ronde van Drenthe and took the overall lead of the UCI Women's Road World Cup, a lead which she kept after another second place in La Flèche Wallonne Féminine. Johansson is the second Swedish cyclist to have worn the UCI World Cup leader jersey after Susanne Ljungskog.

At the 2012 summer olympics she competed in women's road race finishing 6th and in the women's time trial finishing 14th.

She is as of 8 January 2011 married to the former Norwegian cyclist Martin Vestby, who is also her personal manager.

Career highlights[edit]

Source:[3]

2008
2nd  Silver Olympics road race
4th World Championships road race
1st Overall, Trophée d'Or Féminin
1st Stage 1
2nd National Road Race Championships
2009
1st Ronde van Drenthe
2nd La Flèche Wallonne Féminine
2nd La Coupe du Monde Cycliste Féminine de Montréal
2nd Trofeo Alfredo Binda
2010
3rd World Championships road race
1st MaillotSuecia.PNG National Road Race Championships
1st Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
1st Trophée d'Or Féminin
2nd Drentse 8 van Dwingeloo
3rd La Flèche Wallonne Féminine
1st GP Mameranus
3rd GP de Plouay
3rd Open de Suède Vargarda
2011
1st MaillotSuecia.PNG National Road Race Championships
1st Thüringen Rundfahrt der Frauen
2nd La Flèche Wallonne Féminine
2nd Trofeo Alfredo Binda
2nd GP Stad Roeselare
2nd Overall, Emakumeen Euskal Bira
1st Stage 3b
3rd GP Ciudad de Valladolid
3rd Grand Prix Elsy Jacobs
1st Cholet Pays de Loire Dames
1st Omloop van het Hageland
1st Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
2012
1st MaillotSuecia.PNG National Road Race Championships
1st MaillotSuecia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
1st Overall, Tour de Free State
1st Stage 3
2nd Overall, Emakumeen Euskal Bira
5th Overall, Giro Donne
1st Stage 9
6th Olympic Road race
2013
1st MaillotSuecia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
1st Cholet Pays de Loire Dames
2nd World Cup, Tour of Flanders
2nd World Cup, Trofeo Alfredo Binda
2nd Draai van de Kaai
3rd World Cup, Ronde van Drenthe
1st Overall Thüringen Rundfahrt der Frauen
1st Stage 1 & 5
2nd World Cup, GP de Plouay
2nd Overall UCI Women's Road World Cup
1st UCI World Ranking 2013
2014
2nd Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
1st Le Samyn
2nd Omloop van het Hageland
1st Cholet Pays de Loire Dames
1st Trofeo Alfredo Binda
3rd Tour of Flanders (Ronde van Vlaanderen)
2nd Overall The Women's Tour
1st Stage 1 The Women's Tour
1st Boels Rental Hills Classic
3rd Emakumeen Saria
1st MaillotSuecia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
1st MaillotSuecia.PNG National Road Race Championships

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ "Cooke wins women's road cycling race". Associated Press. 10 August 2008. Retrieved 2008-08-10. [dead link]
  3. ^ Profile at Cycling Quotient

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