Bert De Backer

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Bert De Backer
Bert De Backer 4JDD2011.JPG
De Backer at the 2011 Four Days of Dunkirk.
Personal information
Full name Bert De Backer
Born (1984-04-02) 2 April 1984 (age 34)
Eeklo, Belgium
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 79 kg (174 lb)
Team information
Current team Vital Concept
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Classics
Amateur team(s)
2002 Mez Team Belgium
2004 Palmans Collstrop Davo
2005 TW Classics All Bikes
2007–2008 Quick Step–Beveren 2000
2007 Navigators Insurance (stagiaire)
2008 Skil–Shimano (stagiaire)
Professional team(s)
2009–2017 Skil–Shimano[1]
2018– Vital Concept

Bert De Backer (born 2 April 1984) is a Belgian professional road cyclist, who rides for UCI Professional Continental team Vital Concept.[2]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

2002
3rd Omloop Het Nieuwsblad Juniors
2008
8th Omloop van het Houtland
2010
7th Schaal Sels-Merksem
7th Grand Prix d'Isbergues
2011
1st Jersey blue.svg Sprints Classification Three Days of De Panne
2012
10th Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen
2013
1st Grote Prijs Jef Scherens
2014
6th Nationale Sluitingsprijs

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2013 2014 2015 2016
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 157 133 158 DNF
A yellow jersey Tour de France
A red jersey Vuelta a España
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Argos-Shimano completed by Parisien". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 26 October 2012. Retrieved 2 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Vital Concept Club unveil 2018 team kit". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 23 December 2017. Retrieved 4 January 2018. 

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