Historic Overview Greg van Avermaet

Rider

Overall Rank64
NameGreg VAN AVERMAET
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth17-May-1985 - Lokeren (Oost Vlaanderen)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Greg van Avermaet

Greg Van Avermaet (born 17 May 1985) is a Belgian professional road bicycle racer, currently riding for UCI WorldTeam BMC Racing Team. He won the men's individual road race event at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Other notable achievements include Paris–Roubaix, Gent–Wevelgem and E3 Harelbeke in 2017, the 2016 GP de Montréal and Tirreno–Adriatico, the 2016 and 2017 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, two individual stage wins in the Tour de France including wearing the Yellow Jersey for eleven days during the 2016 and 2018 TDF's, the points classification and a stage win in the Vuelta a España and several podium finishes in one-day classics.

Considered one of the most versatile riders of modern cycling, Van Avermaet is a specialist of the classic cycle races, but has also won stages and the general classification in stage races, particularly when run on a hilly terrain. His strong sprint finish enables him to win sprints of small lead groups, but he has also won races after solo breakaways.In 2018, he won the Tour de Yorkshire taking the lead on the final stage of the race.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Paris - Roubaix 2017
Gent - Wevelgem 2017
G.P. E3 - Harelbeke 2017
Omloop Het Volk 2016, 2017
Tirreno - Adriatico 2016
GP de Montréal 2016
Olympic Games Road Race 2016
Paris - Tours 2011
Tirreno - Adriatico - stages 2015 (1), 2016 (1)
Tour de France - stages 2015 (1), 2016 (1)
Eneco Tour - stages 2014 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 2008 (1)
More results

Seasons

Greg van Avermaet - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 2006 Bodysol - Win for Life - Jong Vlaanderen 23 991
2. 2007 Predictor - Lotto 406 144
3. 2008 Silence - Lotto 1050 34
4. 2009 Silence - Lotto 721 64
5. 2010 Omega Pharma - Lotto 895 41
6. 2011 BMC Racing Team 1522 15
7. 2012 BMC Racing Team 1048 40
8. 2013 BMC Racing Team 1242 23
9. 2014 BMC Racing Team 1746 13
10. 2015 BMC Racing Team 1932 8
11. 2016 BMC Racing Team 2551 3
12. 2017 BMC Racing Team 2942 1
13. 2018 BMC Racing Team 2156 3
Overall: 18234 64