Historic Overview Thor Hushovd

Rider

Overall Rank121
NameThor HUSHOVD
Country
  Norway
Date of birth18-Jan-1978 - Grimstad (Aust Agder)
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Biography

Thor Hushovd

Thor Hushovd (born 18 January 1978) is a Norwegian former professional road bicycle racer. He is known for sprinting and time trialing; Hushovd is a three-time Norwegian national road race champion (2004, 2010, 2013), and was the winner of the 2010 World Road Race Championships. He was the first Norwegian to lead the Tour de France, and first Scandinavian to win the road race in cycling world road championship. He is also the Scandinavian with the most stage wins in Grand Tours. He is widely considered the greatest Norwegian cyclist of all time. He retired in September 2014.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Gent - Wevelgem 2006
Omloop Het Volk 2009
World Championships Road Race 2010
Tour de Pologne - stages 2013 (2)
Tour of Beijing - stages 2013 (1)
Tour de Suisse - stages 2011 (1)
Tour de France - stages 2002 (1), 2004 (1), 2006 (2), 2007 (1), 2008 (1), 2009 (1), 2010 (1), 2011 (2)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 2005 (1), 2006 (1), 2008 (2), 2009 (2)
Paris - Nice - stages 2008 (1)
Tirreno - Adriatico - stages 2006 (1)
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 2003 (1), 2004 (1), 2005 (1), 2006 (1)
Giro d'Italia - stages 2007 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 2005 (1), 2006 (1), 2010 (1)

Seasons

Thor Hushovd - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1999 Crédit Agricole 7 886
2. 2000 Crédit Agricole 434 149
3. 2001 Crédit Agricole 563 110
4. 2002 Crédit Agricole 606 96
5. 2003 Crédit Agricole 565 107
6. 2004 Crédit Agricole 1026 41
7. 2005 Crédit Agricole 1381 21
8. 2006 Crédit Agricole 1920 6
9. 2007 Crédit Agricole 1241 23
10. 2008 Crédit Agricole 1088 29
11. 2009 Cervelo Test Team 1324 20
12. 2010 Cervelo Test Team 1438 18
13. 2011 Team Garmin - Cervelo 1086 34
14. 2012 BMC Racing Team 203 324
15. 2013 BMC Racing Team 568 100
16. 2014 BMC Racing Team 341 279
Overall: 13791 121