Steven de Jongh

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Steven de Jongh
Steven de Jongh (Tour de France 2007 - stage 7).jpg
De Jongh in the 2007 Tour de France
Personal information
Full name Steven de Jongh
Born (1973-11-25) 25 November 1973 (age 40)
Alkmaar, the Netherlands
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 76 kg (168 lb)
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Professional team(s)
1995–1999
2000–2005
2006–2009
TVM
Rabobank
Quick Step-Innergetic
Managerial team(s)
2010–2012
2013–
Team Sky
Team Saxo-Tinkoff
Major wins
E3 Prijs Vlaanderen (2003)
Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne (2004, 2008)
Infobox last updated on
24 April 2014

Steven de Jongh (born 25 November 1973 in Alkmaar) is a Dutch former road bicycle racer.

Biography[edit]

de Jongh made his professional debut in 1995 at TVM team where he stayed until 1999. From 2000 to 2005 he was part of Rabobank, while he made the move to Quick Step-Innergetic in 2006. De Jongh retired as a rider after the 2009 season.

He was a Directeur sportif at Team Sky for three years, leaving in October 2012 after admitting he had taken illegal substances earlier in his career.[1]

Career wins[edit]

1994
11th stage Commonwealth Bank Classic
Dokkum Woudenomloop
Ronde van Zuid-Holland
6th stage Olympia's Tour
1995
 Netherlands U23 Road Race Champion
PWZ Zuidenveld Tour
1st stage Tour de Pologne
1997
Helchteren criterium
Houtem criterium
3rd stage Vuelta Ciclista a Burgos
3rd stage Boland Bank Tour
1998
Mijl van Mares
2nd stage Postgirot Open
Overall rankings Postgirot Open
4th stage Étoile de Bessèges
1999
7th stage Tirreno–Adriatico
4th stage Vuelta a Castilla y León
2nd stage Giro della Provincia di Lucca
2000
Henk Vos Memorial
Nationale Sluitingsprijs
Schaal Sels
Veenendaal–Veenendaal
Buggenhout criterium
2001
Veenendaal–Veenendaal
2002
Schaal Sels
Rund um den Flughafen Köln-Bonn
1st stage part B Postgirot Open
2nd stage Postgirot Open
Ruddervoorde criterium
2nd stage Ronde van Nederland
2003
Schaal Sels
E3 Prijs Vlaanderen
3rd stage part A Three Days of De Panne
2004
Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne
Zele criterium
2005
Nokere Koerse
2006
3rd stage Three Days of De Panne
Steenwijk criterium
Ronde van Midden-Zeeland
2007
1st stage Tour of Qatar
GP Briek Schotte
Omloop van het Houtland Lichtervelde
Omloop Wase Scheldeboorden
2008
Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne

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References[edit]

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