|Full name||Dennis Vanendert|
27 June 1988 |
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||64 kg (141 lb; 10.1 st)|
|Discipline||Road and cyclo-cross|
|2011||UC Pistoiese Cecchi Logistica|
Dennis Vanendert (born 27 June 1988) is a Belgian professional road bicycle racer and cyclo-cross rider, who rides for UCI ProTeam Lotto–Soudal. His elder brother Jelle is also a professional cyclist, and is a member of the Lotto–Belisol team, like his brother.
Born in Neerpelt, Vanendert has been competing as a professional since the start of the 2012 season, joining Lotto–Belisol from Italian amateur squad UC Pistoiese Cecchi Logistica. Vanendert made his Grand Tour début at the 2012 Giro d'Italia, as one of three new professionals alongside Gaëtan Bille and Brian Bulgaç. During the eighteenth stage, Vanendert was part of the bunch sprint, and eventually finished in tenth place.
- 2nd Overall Tour du Valromey
- 2nd Koppenbergcross Junior
- 1st Junior race, National Cyclo-cross Championships
- 2nd Romsée–Stavelot–Romsée
- 9th Izegem
- 3rd Beverbeek Classic
- 5th Zuidkempense Pijl
- 5th Memorial Noël Soetaert
- 8th Memorial Fred De Bruyne
- 1st Aalst bij Sint Truiden
- 2nd Trofee van Haspengouw
- 5th Flèche Ardennaise
- 5th Circuit du Hainaut
- 8th Buggenhout
- 3rd Giro del Medio Brenta
- 3rd Gran Premio Vivaisti Cenaiesi
- 4th Pistoia–Fiorano
- 5th Trofeo Pedalata Elettrica
- 6th Giro del Valdarno
- 6th Trofeo Società Ciclistica Corsanico
- 6th Giro del Pratomagno
- 7th Coppa Comune di Castelfranco di Sopra
- 8th Coppa Bologna
- 8th Trofeo Nesti e Nelli Concessionaria Toyota
- 8th Giro del Montalbano
- 10th Classica di Colbuccaro
- 8th Clásica de Almería
- 9th Grote Prijs Jef Scherens
- "Lotto Belisol (LTB) – BEL". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 6 January 2013.
- "Van den Broeck, Vanendert to new Lotto team". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 19 July 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2012.
- Atkins, Ben (1 May 2012). "Nine Lotto-Belisol riders with goals at the Giro d'Italia". VeloNation. VeloNation LLC. Retrieved 24 May 2012.
With Dennis Vanendert, Brian Bulgac and Gaetan Bille, three of our neo-pros are making their debut in a Grand Tour.
- Benson, Daniel (24 May 2012). "Guardini has Cavendish's number in Vedelago". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. Retrieved 24 May 2012.
- Atkins, Ben (24 May 2012). "Andrea Guardini comes of age with a sprint victory in Vedelago". VeloNation. VeloNation LLC. Retrieved 24 May 2012.