Antwan Tolhoek

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Antwan Tolhoek
Tolhoek in 2015.
Personal information
Born (1994-04-29) 29 April 1994 (age 29)
Yerseke, Netherlands
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight61 kg (134 lb; 9 st 8 lb)
Team information
Current teamLidl–Trek
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber
Amateur team
2014WV De Jonge Renner
Professional teams
2015Rabobank Development Team
2015Tinkoff–Saxo (stagiaire)
2016Roompot–Oranje Peloton
2017–2021LottoNL–Jumbo[1][2]
2022–Trek–Segafredo

Antwan Tolhoek (born 29 April 1994) is a Dutch cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Lidl–Trek.[3]

Life and career[edit]

Born in Yerseke, Tolhoek was named as part of the LottoNL–Jumbo squad in the startlist for the 2017 Vuelta a España.[4] In December 2017, he was suspended for 2 months by his team, for possession of sleeping pills during a pre-season training camp – violating the team's internal rules.[5] In July 2018, he was named in the start list for the 2018 Tour de France.[6] In May 2019, he was named in the startlist for the 2019 Giro d'Italia.[7]

His father Patrick Tolhoek was also a professional cyclist.[8]

Major results[edit]

2015
1st Mountains classification, Tour de Bretagne
2016
1st Mountains classification, Tour de Suisse
2017
4th Japan Cup
2018
2nd Japan Cup
10th Clásica de San Sebastián
2019
1st Stage 6 Tour de Suisse
4th Overall Tour of Guangxi
2021
2nd Overall Vuelta a Andalucía

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Tolhoek at the 2018 Tour de France
Grand Tour 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 65 DNF
A yellow jersey Tour de France 37
A red jersey Vuelta a España 28
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cheery Christmas for ambitious Team Jumbo-Visma". Team Jumbo–Visma. Team Oranje Road BV. 21 December 2018. Retrieved 4 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Team Jumbo-Visma 2020 roster presented in Amsterdam". Bianchi. F.I.V. Edoardo Bianchi S.p.A. 20 December 2019. Retrieved 2 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Antwan Tolhoek". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 28 February 2022.
  4. ^ "2017 > 72nd Vuelta a España > Startlist". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 17 August 2017.
  5. ^ Benson, Daniel (18 December 2017). "LottoNL-Jumbo fire Lobato after sleep medication fiasco". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. Retrieved 3 January 2018.
  6. ^ "2018: 105th Tour de France: Start List". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 5 July 2017.
  7. ^ "2019: 102nd Giro d'Italia: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  8. ^ "Tourdebutant Antwan Tolhoek is wakker geschud". Algemeen Dagblad (in Dutch). 2018-07-03. Retrieved 2023-11-14.

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