Moreno Hofland

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Moreno Hofland
Moreno Hofland 3DWV2011.JPG
Hofland at the 2011 Driedaagse van West-Vlaanderen
Personal information
Full name Moreno Hofland
Born (1991-08-31) 31 August 1991 (age 26)
Roosendaal, the Netherlands
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 71 kg (157 lb)
Team information
Current team Lotto–Soudal
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Professional team(s)
2010–2012 Rabobank Continental Team
2013–2016 Blanco Pro Cycling
2017– Lotto–Soudal

Moreno Hofland (born 31 August 1991 in Roosendaal) is a Dutch professional road bicycle racer for UCI ProTeam Lotto–Soudal.[1] In May 2015, Hofland offered his team its first victory of the season by having the better of a bunch sprint on the second stage of the Tour de Yorkshire, taking off some pressure on the organization by media outlets.[2]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

2011
1st Stage 1 Tour de l'Avenir
Kreiz Breizh Elites
1st Stages 2 & 4
2012
1st MaillotHolanda.PNG Road race, National Under–23 Road Championships
1st Stage 2 Tour de l'Avenir
1st Stage 4 Kreiz Breizh Elites
2013
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Tour of Hainan
1st Jersey green.svg Points classification
1st Stages 1, 6 & 8
2014
1st Volta Limburg Classic
1st Stage 2 Paris–Nice
1st Stage 4 Vuelta a Andalucía
1st Stage 1 Tour of Hainan
1st Stage 1 Tour of Utah
2nd Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne
2015
1st Stage 2 Tour de Yorkshire
3rd Overall Ster ZLM Toer
1st Stage 3
9th RideLondon–Surrey Classic
2016
3rd Nationale Sluitingsprijs
2017
1st Famenne Ardenne Classic
3rd Bronze medal europe.svg Road race, UEC European Road Championships
3rd Arnhem–Veenendaal Classic
4th Tacx Pro Classic[3]

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2014 2015 2016 2017
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 136 DNF 139
A yellow jersey Tour de France
A red jersey Vuelta a España DNF
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Belkin Pro-Cycling Team (BEL) – NED". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 1 January 2014. 
  2. ^ Emil Axelgaard (2 May 2015). "Hofland opens the LottoNL account in Yorkshire sprint". Cycling Quotes. CyclingQuotes.com 2013. Retrieved 2 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "Roosen wins Tacx Pro Classic". cyclingnews.com. 14 October 2017. Retrieved 21 October 2017.