Historic Overview Maxime Monfort
Maxime Monfort (born 14 January 1983 in Bastogne, Belgium) is a professional road racing cyclist, who currently rides for UCI ProTour team Lotto–Soudal. Previously riding for UCI ProTour teams Leopard Trek (and succeeding iterations RadioShack–Nissan and RadioShack–Leopard; 2011–2013), Team Columbia–High Road (2009–2010), Cofidis (2006–2008), and Landbouwkrediet–Colnago (2004–2005), Monfort has won a verity of races including the Tour of Luxembourg in 2004, the Bayern-Rundfahrt in 2010, and the Belgian National Time Trial Championships in 2009. Monfort has also had top grand tour finishes including a 6th-place finish in the 2011 Vuelta a España, and a 16th-place finish in the 2012 Tour de France. He finished 14th in the 2013 Tour de France, marking his highest finish in the Tour.
Monfort left RadioShack–Leopard at the end of the 2013 season and joined Lotto–Belisol for the 2014 season.