Lasse Norman Hansen

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Lasse Norman Hansen
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Personal information
Full name Lasse Norman Hansen
Born (1992-02-11) 11 February 1992 (age 22)
Faaborg, Southern Denmark, Denmark
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 75 kg (165 lb)
Team information
Current team Garmin-Sharp
Discipline Road and track
Role Rider
Rider type Time trialist
Amateur team(s)
2011
2012–2013
Team Concordia Forsikring-Himmerland
Blue Water Cycling
Professional team(s)
2014– Garmin-Sharp
Infobox last updated on
26 February 2014

Lasse Norman Hansen (born 11 February 1992) is a Danish professional racing cyclist who rides for UCI ProTeam Garmin-Sharp.[1][2] A noted Olympian, Hansen won the gold medal in the Men's Omnium at the 2012 Summer Olympics.[3][4] After two seasons with Blue Water Cycling, Hansen signed with the Garmin-Sharp squad for the 2014 and 2015 seasons.[5][6] Born in Faaborg, Southern Denmark, Denmark, Hansen currently resides in Girona, Catalonia, Spain.[1]

Palmarès[edit]

Sources:[1][7][8]

2011
1st, Stage 2, Coupe des nations Ville Saguenay
2nd, European Team Pursuit Championships
10th, UCI World Omnium Championships
10th, National Time Trial Championships
2012
1st, Stage 7, Rás Tailteann
Summer Olympics
1st, Omnium
5th, Team pursuit
3rd, UCI World Omnium Championships
4th, UCI Under-23 Time Trial Championships
2013
1st, GP Herning
UCI Track Cycling World Championships
2nd, Omnium
3rd, Team pursuit
2nd Overall, Thüringen Rundfahrt der U23
3rd, UCI Under-23 Time Trial Championships
5th, National Time Trial Championships
8th, Chrono Champenois
2014
3rd, Overall, Dubai Tour

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Profile of Lasse Hansen". Garmin-Sharp (Boulder, Colorado: Slipstream Sports LLC). 28 December 2012. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 
  2. ^ Matthew Beaudin (24 September 2013). "Garmin set for dramatic overhaul in 2014". VeloNews (San Diego, California: Competitor Group, Inc.). Retrieved 6 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Lasse Norman Hansen of Denmark wins inaugural omnium title at London Olympics". The Washington Post (District of Columbia: The Washington Post Company). 5 August 2012. Retrieved 5 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Lasse Norman Hansen wins gold". ESPN.com (Bristol, Connecticut: ESPN Inc.). 5 August 2012. Retrieved 14 August 2014. 
  5. ^ Shane Stokes (31 May 2013). "Lasse Norman Hansen identifies top worlds performance as goal prior to turning pro with Garmin-Sharp". VeloNation (Chevy Chase, Maryland: VeloNation LLC). Retrieved 17 June 2013. 
  6. ^ "Olympic omnium champion Hansen signs with Garmin Sharp". Cyclingnews.com (Bath, England: Future plc). 29 May 2013. Retrieved 17 August 2013. 
  7. ^ "Lasse Norman Hansen at Cycling Archives". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 
  8. ^ "Lasse Norman Hansen at Cycling Base". Cycling Base. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Jeanette Ottesen
Danish Sports Name of the Year
2012
Succeeded by
Maja Jager