Jasper De Buyst

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Jasper De Buyst
Jasper De Buyst 2016.jpg
De Buyst at the 2016 Tour of Britain
Personal information
Born (1993-11-24) November 24, 1993 (age 24)[1]
Asse, Belgium
Height178 cm (5 ft 10 in)[1]
Weight68 kg (150 lb)[1]
Team information
Current teamLotto–Soudal
DisciplineTrack and road
RoleRider
Amateur team(s)
2012Bontrager–Livestrong
Professional team(s)
2013–2014Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise
2015–Lotto–Soudal

Jasper De Buyst (born 24 November 1993) is a Belgian professional racing cyclist with UCI World Tour team Lotto–Soudal.[2] De Buyst focuses mainly on track cycling, notably the omnium, points race, madison and six-day racing disciplines.

He is the son of professional cyclist Franky De Buyst (in Dutch) and became professional himself in 2013, at the age of 19.[3] He was named in the start list for the 2015 Vuelta a España[4] and the start list for the 2017 Giro d'Italia.[5] In July 2018, he was named in the start list for the 2018 Tour de France.[6]

Major results[edit]

2013
1st Six Days of Ghent (with Leif Lampater)
1st Omnium, UCI Track World Cup, Manchester
National Track Championships
1st MaillotBélgica.PNG Madison (with Iljo Keisse)
1st MaillotBélgica.PNG Points race
International Belgian Open
1st Madison (with Kenny De Ketele)
1st Omnium
3 Jours d'Aigle
1st Madison (with Kenny De Ketele)
1st Omnium
2014
UCI Track World Cup
1st UCI Track World Cup jersey.png Overall, Madison (with Kenny De Ketele)
1st UCI Track World Cup jersey.png Overall, Omnium
1st Six Days of Ghent (with Kenny De Ketele)
3rd Six Days of Zurich (with Kenny De Ketele)
2015
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Madison (with Otto Vergaerde), UCI Track World Championships
2016
8th Nationale Sluitingsprijs
2017
1st Binche–Chimay–Binche
1st Grote Prijs Stad Zottegem
1st Heistse Pijl
1st Stage 2 Tour de Wallonie
3rd Ronde van Drenthe
3rd Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen
4th Tour de l'Eurométropole
4th Dwars door West–Vlaanderen
4th Rund um Köln
6th Brussels Cycling Classic
7th Overall Ster ZLM Toer
10th Overall Three Days of De Panne
2018
2nd Omloop van het Houtland

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2015 2016 2017 2018
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia DNF
A yellow jersey Tour de France 142
A red jersey Vuelta a España 126
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Jasper De Buyst". Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise. Wielerclub Eddy Merckxvrienden vzw. Retrieved 20 January 2014.
  2. ^ "LOTTO SOUDAL (LTS) – BEL". UCI Continental Circuits. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 19 February 2015.
  3. ^ "Jasper De Buyst prof bij Topsport" [Jasper De Buyst professional at Topsport]. Sportwereld – Het Nieuwsblad (in Dutch). Corelio. 4 October 2012. Retrieved 20 January 2014.
  4. ^ "Vuelta a España 2015". Cycling Fever. Retrieved 21 August 2015.
  5. ^ "2017: 100th Giro d'Italia: Start List". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 2 May 2017.
  6. ^ "2018: 105th Tour de France: Start List". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 5 July 2017.

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