Vansummeren at the 2011 Critérium du Dauphiné
|Full name||Johan Vansummeren|
4 February 1981 |
Lommel, Flanders, Belgium
|Height||1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)|
|Weight||76 kg (168 lb)|
Tour de Pologne (2007)
|Infobox last updated on
2 March 2014
Johan Vansummeren (born 4 February 1981) is a Belgian professional road racing cyclist who rides for UCI ProTeam Garmin-Sharp. After two years in the amateur ranks, Vansummeren turned professional with Relax-Bodysol in 2004.
Vansummeren's role is primarily that of a domestique, however, during the classic season, he competes as one of Garmin-Sharp's team captains. In 2011, Vansummeren won the biggest race of his career by winning Paris–Roubaix. Vansummeren made his winning move after breaking away from three other riders with 15 kilometres (9.3 miles) remaining, holding on to win by 19 seconds at the velodrome in Roubaix. He held on to his victory, despite riding the final 5 kilometres (3.1 miles) with a flat rear tire.
- 1st, Zellik–Galmaarden
- 1st, Liège–Bastogne–Liège Espoirs
- 2nd, UCI World Under-23 Road Race Championships
- 3rd, Overall, Beverbeek Classic
- 8th, Grand Prix Rudy Dhaenens
- 9th, National Road Race Championships
- 10th, Grand Prix Eddy Merckx
- 4th, Overall, Tour Down Under
- 1st, Points classification, Tour of Britain
- 5th, National Road Race Championships
- 9th, Grand Prix d'Isbergues
- 1st, Overall, Tour de Pologne
- 1st, Stage 7
- 1st, Stage 1 (TTT), Settimana Internazionale di Coppi e Bartali
- 8th, Paris–Roubaix
- 5th, Paris–Roubaix
- 8th, National Road Race Championships
- 1st, Paris–Roubaix
- 1st, Duo Normand (with Thomas Dekker)
- 1st, Stage 2 (TTT), Tour of Qatar
- 9th, Paris–Roubaix
- 10th, Strade Bianche
- 10th, Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne
Grand Tour general classification results timeline
WD = Withdrew; In Progress = IP.
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|Tour de Pologne
|Winner of Paris–Roubaix