Tjallingii at the 2009 E3 Prijs Vlaanderen.
|Full name||Maarten Pieter Tjallingii|
5 November 1977 |
Leeuwarden, the Netherlands
|Current team||Belkin Pro Cycling|
|Discipline||Road and Mountain biking|
|Infobox last updated on
1 January 2014
Maarten Pieter Tjallingii (cha-LING-gee; born 5 November 1977 in Leeuwarden) is a Dutch professional racing cyclist for UCI ProTeam Belkin Pro Cycling. His biggest win was the 2006 Tour of Belgium.
Tjallingii was selected to ride the 2012 Tour de France, but crashed on stage 3, he continued for another 40 kilometers and finished it over ten minutes behind the winner Peter Sagan. However he did not start stage 4, reportedly with a fractured left hip, becoming the third retirement of the 2012 Tour.
- 3rd, Overall, Tour du Faso
- 1st Stage 2
- 1st, Overall, Tour du Faso
- 1st Stage 1
- 1st, Rund um Rhede
- 2nd, National MTB Championships
- 1st, Overall, Tour of Belgium
- 1st Stage 1
- 1st, Overall, Tour of Qinghai Lake
- 1st Stage 7
Grand Tour General Classification Results Timeline
WD = Withdrew; IP = In Progress
- "Former Rabobank (RAB) – NED". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 3 January 2013.
- "Ronde van België" (in Dutch). Ronde van België.
- "Tjallingii, Rojas out after crash-filled Tour de France stage". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 3 July 2012. Retrieved 4 July 2012.
- "Tour de France sportzomer" (in Dutch). NOS. 11 July 2008.
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