Sebastian Langeveld

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Sebastian Langeveld
Sebastian Langeveld 2016.jpg
Langeveld at the 2016 Tour of Britain
Personal information
Full name Sebastian Langeveld
Born (1985-01-17) 17 January 1985 (age 32)
Leiden, South Holland, Netherlands
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 68 kg (150 lb)
Team information
Current team Cannondale–Drapac
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Classics specialist
Amateur team(s)
2004–2005 Van Vliet–EBH Advocaten
Professional team(s)
2006 Skil–Shimano
2007–2011 Rabobank
2012–2013 GreenEDGE
2014– Garmin–Sharp
Major wins

Single-day races and Classics

National Road Race Championships (2014)
Omloop Het Nieuwsblad (2011)

Sebastian Langeveld (born 17 January 1985) is a Dutch professional road racing cyclist who rides for UCI WorldTeam Cannondale–Drapac.[1]

Career[edit]

His biggest win to date was the 2011 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad with Rabobank where he beat Juan Antonio Flecha in a photofinish. On 17 August 2011, it was announced that Langeveld was joining Australian team GreenEDGE for its début season in 2012.[2] On 19 September 2013, Langeveld signed with Garmin–Sharp for the 2014 and 2015 seasons.[3][4][5]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

2005
2nd Omloop der Kempen
2006
1st Grand Prix Pino Cerami
2nd Road race, National Road Championships
9th Overall Four Days of Dunkirk
2007
1st Overall Ster Elektrotoer
2nd Road race, National Road Championships
9th Overall Tour de Luxembourg
2008
2nd Trofeo Sóller
2nd Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne
4th Trofeo Pollença
6th Overall Tour de Luxembourg
2009
1st Egmond-pier-Egmond
1st Grote Prijs Jef Scherens
2nd Overall Sachsen Tour
1st Stages 2 & 4
2nd Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen
3rd Overall Eneco Tour
6th Overall Ster Elektrotoer
9th E3 Prijs Vlaanderen
10th Overall Delta Tour Zeeland
2010
2nd Overall Tour du Limousin
1st Jersey white.svg Young rider classification
6th E3 Prijs Vlaanderen
10th Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne
2011
1st Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Tirreno–Adriatico
4th Trofeo Deia
5th Trofeo Inca
5th Tour of Flanders
2012
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Tirreno–Adriatico
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Team time trial, UCI Road World Championships
5th Road race, National Road Championships
9th Overall Eneco Tour
1st Stage 2 (TTT)
2013
3rd Road race, National Road Championships
5th E3 Harelbeke
7th Paris–Roubaix
10th Tour of Flanders
2014
National Road Championships
1st MaillotHolanda.PNG Road race
2nd Time trial
1st Egmond-pier-Egmond
3rd Amstel Curaçao
8th Paris–Roubaix
9th Overall Eneco Tour
10th Tour of Flanders
2016
2nd Overall Czech Cycling Tour
1st Stage 1 (TTT)
2017
3rd Paris–Roubaix

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia
A yellow jersey Tour de France 130 150 140 DNF DNF
A red jersey Vuelta a España 112 114
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Johnny Hoogerland
Dutch National Road Race Champion
2014
Succeeded by
Niki Terpstra

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Beaudin, Matthew (24 September 2013). "Garmin set for dramatic overhaul in 2014". VeloNews. Competitor Group, Inc. Retrieved 6 November 2013. New additions for next year include Nathan Brown (Bontrager), Phil Gaimon (Bissell), Ben King (RadioShack-Leopard), Sebastian Langeveld (Orica-GreenEdge), Dylan Van Baarle (Rabobank Continental), Tom-Jelte Slagter (Belkin), Lasse Norman Hanson [sic] (Blue Water Cycling), and Andre Fernando Cardoso (Caja Rural-Seguros RGA). 
  2. ^ "Langeveld joins GreenEdge". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 17 August 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Team Garmin-Sharp signs Sebastian Langeveld". Garmin–Sharp. Boulder, Colorado: Slipstream Sports LLC. 19 September 2013. Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  4. ^ "Former Omloop Het Nieuwsblad winner Langeveld signs two year contract with Garmin Sharp". VeloNation. VeloNation LLC. 19 September 2013. Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  5. ^ "Langeveld signs with Garmin-Sharp". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. 20 September 2013. Retrieved 20 September 2013. 

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