Raivis Belohvoščiks

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Raivis Belohvoščiks
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Belohvosciks at the Eneco Tour 2008
Personal information
Full name Raivis Belohvoščiks
Born (1976-01-21) January 21, 1976 (age 41)
Riga, Latvia
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 68 kg (150 lb; 10.7 st)
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Time-trialist
Professional team(s)
1998 Mapei–Bricobi
1999–2002 Lampre–Daikin
2003–2004 Vlaanderen–T Interim
2005–2006 Universal Caffe
2007–2008 Saunier Duval–Prodir
2009 Betonexpressz 2000-Limonta
2010 Ceramica Flaminia
2011 Team Vorarlberg
Major wins
Three Days of De Panne (2003)

Raivis Belohvoščiks (born 21 January 1976 in Riga) is a Latvian professional road bicycle racer who specializes in individual time trial events. He is five-time Latvian national champion. In 2006 he signed a 2-year contract with UCI ProTour team Saunier Duval–Prodir, but this was not renewed for the 2009 season. In 2010, he rode for Ceramica Flaminia. He didn't achieve any major results in his first Tour de France. He was 40th in the first time trial around Metz. He was one of the major victims of the Passage du Gois in stage 2, and arrived last in stage 6 to Maubeuge. He left the race during the stage (10) to L'Alpe d'Huez.

Palmares[edit]

1998 – Mapei (Italy/Belgium)

1999 – Lampre-Daikin (Italy)

  • winner GP d'Europa, Bergamo, Italy (dual time trial, together with Italian teammate Marco Pinotti)
  • winner Deutschland Rundfahrt, stage 7 in Bensheim (individual time trial)
  • 3rd – National Championships
  • 4th – World Championships time trial Treviso, Italy
  • 5th – Firenze-Pistoia, Italy, time trial
  • 30th – Deutschland Rundfahrt, Germany
  • 33rd – Paris-Bruxelles, France/Belgium (classic)
  • 42nd – World Championships Verona, Italy
  • dnf – Tour de France
  • dnf – Tour de Suisse
  • dnf – Ronde van Nederland
1999
3rd National Road Race Championships
2000 – Lampre–Daikin
Stage 5 (ITT) – Tour de Suisse
2001 – Lampre–Daikin
1st MaillotLetonia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
2nd overall and Stage 4 win – Tour de Luxembourg
3rd National Road Race Championships
2002 – Lampre–Daikin
1st MaillotLetonia.PNG National Road Race Championships
1st MaillotLetonia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
7th, Stage 8 – Tour de France
2003 – Marlux–Wincor–Nixdorf
Overall and Stage 3b – Three Days of De Panne
1st MaillotLetonia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
2004 – Vlaanderen–T Interim
2005 – Team Universal Caffé-Styloffice
1st MaillotLetonia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
2006 – C.B. Immobiliare – Universal Caffe
1st MaillotLetonia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
Stage 6 – Tour of Japan
Chrono des Herbiers
2007
1st MaillotLetonia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
2008 – Saunier Duval–Scott
1st MaillotLetonia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
Stage 7 (time trial) – Eneco Tour
2009
1st MaillotLetonia.PNG National Time Trial Championships
2010
1st MaillotLetonia.PNG National Time Trial Championships

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