Wouter Wippert

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Wouter Wippert
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Wippert at the 2017 Tour of Alberta
Personal information
Born (1990-08-14) 14 August 1990 (age 28)
Wierden, Netherlands
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 75 kg (165 lb)
Team information
Current team Roompot–Nederlandse Loterij
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Amateur team(s)
2009–2012 Davo–Lotto–Davitamon
Professional team(s)
2012 Lotto–Belisol (stagiaire)
2013 Team3M[1]
2014–2015 Drapac Professional Cycling[1][2]
2016–2017 Cannondale
2018– Roompot–Nederlandse Loterij

Wouter Wippert (born 14 August 1990) is a Dutch professional road racing cyclist who currently rides for Roompot–Nederlandse Loterij.[3] In 2015, Wippert took a stage win in the UCI World Tour race Tour Down Under.

Career[edit]

In the 2015 Tour of California, he was on the podium three times in presence of Mark Cavendish and Peter Sagan among other fast finishers.[4] He also won a pair of stages in that year's Tour de Taiwan and the Tour de Korea.

Major results[edit]

2010
1st Stage 8 Okolo Slovenska
2011
1st Stage 2 Tour de Berlin
1st Stage 3 Tour de l'Avenir
6th Beverbeek Classic
7th Road race, UCI Road World Under–23 Championships
7th Dorpenomloop Rucphen
2012
1st Stage 5 Le Triptyque des Monts et Châteaux
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Road race, UEC European Road Championships
3rd Grote Prijs Stad Zottegem
5th ZLM Tour
6th Ronde van Drenthe
9th Road race, UCI Road World Under–23 Championships
2013
2nd Ronde van Noord-Holland
4th Halle–Ingooigem
4th Dutch Food Valley Classic
6th Grote 1-MeiPrijs
7th Zuid Oost Drenthe Classic
7th Dorpenomloop Rucphen
9th Arno Wallaard Memorial
2014
Tour de Kumano
1st Jersey green.svg Points classification
1st Stages 1 & 3
New Zealand Cycle Classic
1st Stages 2 & 4
1st Stage 3 Tour de Taiwan
1st Stage 2 Tour of Japan
1st Stage 9 Tour of Hainan
5th Overall Tour of China II
1st Stage 4
2015
Tour de Taiwan
1st Stages 1 & 3
Tour de Taiwan
1st Stages 1 & 6
1st Stage 6 Tour Down Under
3rd People's Choice Classic
2016
Czech Cycling Tour
1st Jersey green.svg Points classification
1st Stage 1 (TTT)
2nd Road race, National Road Championships
2nd Heistse Pijl
8th Scheldeprijs
2017
Tour of Alberta
1st Jersey green.svg Points classification
1st Stages 2 & 4
2nd Road race, National Road Championships
2nd Arnhem–Veenendaal Classic
5th London–Surrey Classic
2018
1st Omloop Mandel-Leie-Schelde
2nd Arnhem-Veenendaal Classic

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Wouter Wippert". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 25 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Drapac Cycling announce new signings for 2014". 2 October 2013. Retrieved 21 June 2014. 
  3. ^ "Wouter Wippert signs for Roompot-Nederlandse Loterij". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 18 September 2017. Retrieved 2 January 2018. 
  4. ^ Axelgaard, Emil (27 June 2015). "WorldTour teams trying to sign Wippert". Cycling Quotes. CyclingQuotes.com 2013. Retrieved 27 June 2015. 

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