Michel Kreder

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Michel Kreder
Michel Kreder TDPB 2013 (Cropping).jpg
Personal information
Full name Michel Kreder
Born (1987-08-15) 15 August 1987 (age 27)
The Hague, the Netherlands
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 67 kg (148 lb)
Team information
Current team Wanty-Groupe Gobert
Discipline Road and track
Role Rider
Rider type All-rounder
Amateur team(s)
2006–2007 Unibet-Davo
Professional team(s)
2008–2009
2010–2013
2014–
Rabobank Continental Team
Garmin-Transitions
Wanty-Groupe Gobert
Infobox last updated on
5 April 2014

Michel Kreder (born 15 August 1987) is a Dutch professional racing cyclist who rides for Wanty-Groupe Gobert.[1] His cousin Wesley, also rides for Wanty-Groupe Gobert; Kreder's younger brother Raymond is also a professional cyclist, and rides for Garmin-Sharp. Following a four-year stint with Garmin-Sharp, Kreder signed with Wanty-Groupe Gobert for the 2014 and 2015 seasons.[1][2] However in September 2014 it was announced that Michael, Raymond and Wesley Kreder would all sign for the new Roompot Orange Cycling team for 2015.[3] Kreder was born, raised, and resides in The Hague, South Holland, Netherlands.[4]

Palmarès[edit]

Sources:[5][6]

2007
1st, Stage 4, Thüringen-Rundfahrt
2008
1st, Stage 3, Circuito Montañés
6th, De Vlaamse Pijl
8th, Olympia's Tour
9th, Circuito Montañés
2009
2nd, Overall, Jadranska Magistrala
4th, Rund um Düren
5th, Tour de l'Avenir
8th, Overall, Circuito Montañés
1st, Stage 1
8th, Overall, Tour de Bretagne Cycliste
8th, Overall, Tour du Poitou-Charentes et de la Vienne
10th, Overall, Circuit de Lorraine
1st, Stage 4
10th, Ronde van Drenthe
2010
2nd, GP Miguel Indurain
7th, Overall, Volta a Catalunya
10th, Paris–Bourges
2011
1st, Stage 2, Circuit Cycliste Sarthe
6th, Coppa Bernocchi
10th, Coppa Agostoni
10th, Vattenfall Cyclassics
2012
1st, MaillotHolanda.PNG National Madison Championships (with Raymond Kreder)
1st, Stage 2, Circuit de la Sarthe
2nd, Overall, Tour Méditerranéen
1st, Stages 2 & 3
4th, National Road Race Championships
5th, Nokere-Koerse
8th, Clásica de Almería
2013
9th, Overall, Four Days of Dunkirk
1st, Stage 4
2014
4th, La Drôme Classic
6th, Volta Limburg Classic

Grand Tour general classification results timeline:

Grand Tour 2010 2011 2012 2013
Pink jersey Giro
Yellow jersey Tour
golden jersey Vuelta 152 96 WD

WD = Withdrew; In Progress = IP.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Michel Kreder leaves Garmin Sharp for Team Wanty-Groupe Gobert". Cyclingnews.com (Future plc). 17 October 2013. Retrieved 24 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "Maaskant weg bij Garmin-Sharp, Michel Kreder dicht bij verlenging" [Maaskant to UnitedHealthcare, Michel Kreder to Accent Jobs-Wanty]. Wielerflits (in Dutch) (Wielerflits.nl). 20 October 2013. Retrieved 24 October 2013. 
  3. ^ "Vier Kreders naar wielerploeg Roompot Orange Cycling" [Four Kreders to Roompot Orange Cycling cycling team]. NU.nl (in Dutch). 5 September 2014. Retrieved 12 September 2014. 
  4. ^ "Michel Kreder at Garmin-Sharp". Garmin-Sharp (Boulder, Colorado: Slipstream Sports LLC). 28 December 2012. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "Michel Kreder at Cycling Base". Cycling Base. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 
  6. ^ "Michel Kreder at Cycling Quotient". Cycling Quotient. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 

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