Stijn Vandenbergh

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Stijn Vandenbergh
Lichtervelde - Omloop van het Houtland, 24 september 2014 (B170).JPG
Vandenbergh in 2014
Personal information
Full name Stijn Vandenbergh
Nickname VDB[1]
Born (1984-04-25) 25 April 1984 (age 32)
Oudenaarde, Belgium
Height 1.99 m (6 ft 6 in)[1]
Weight 85 kg (187 lb)[1]
Team information
Current team AG2R La Mondiale
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Classics specialist
Amateur team(s)
2004 Onder Ons Parike
2005 Amuzza.com
2006 Unibet.com Davo
2006 Unibet.com (stagiaire)
Professional team(s)
2007 Unibet.com
2008 Ag2r–La Mondiale
2009–2011 Team Katusha
2012–2016 Omega Pharma–Quick-Step[2]
2017– AG2R La Mondiale
Major wins
Tour of Ireland (2007)

Stijn Vandenbergh (born 25 April 1984) is a Belgian professional road racing cyclist for UCI World Tour team AG2R La Mondiale.[3]

Born in Oudenaarde, Vandenbergh became a stagiaire for Unibet.com in 2006 and became professional in 2007. As a first year professional he won the first stage[4] and held the yellow jersey to the win of the Tour of Ireland.[5]

Major results[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Stijn Vandenbergh". Omega Pharma–Quick-Step. Decolef. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Les frères Velits chez Omega Pharma-Quick Step" [The brothers Velits at Omega Pharma-Quick Step]. rtbf.be (in French). RTBF. 2 August 2011. Retrieved 3 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Omega Pharma-Quick-Step Cycling Team (OPQ) - BEL". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  4. ^ Liggett, Phil (23 August 2007). "Stijn Vandenbergh climbs to the top". London: Telegraph.co.uk. Retrieved 2007-08-29. 
  5. ^ "Marcato triumphs in Dublin finale". Tour of Ireland.ie. Archived from the original on 29 September 2007. Retrieved 2007-08-29. 

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