Philippe Gilbert

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Philippe Gilbert
Personal information
Full namePhilippe Gilbert
NicknameBoar of the Ardennes
Born (1982-07-05) 5 July 1982 (age 37)
Verviers, Liège, Belgium
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight67 kg (148 lb)
Team information
Current teamCCC Team
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClassics rider
Professional team(s)
2003–2008
2009–2011
2012–
Groupama–FDJ
Lotto–Soudal
CCC Team
Major wins
Grand Tours
Tour de France
1 individual stage (2011)
Giro d'Italia
1 individual stage (2009)
Vuelta a España
5 individual stages (2010, 2012, 2013)

Stage races

Paris–Corrèze (2004)
Ster ZLM Toer (2009, 2011)
Tour of Belgium (2011)

One-day races and Classics

UCI Road World Championships (2012)
National Road Race Championships (2011)
National Time Trial Championships (2011)
Giro di Lombardia (2009, 2010)
Liège–Bastogne–Liège (2011)
Amstel Gold Race (2010, 2011, 2014)
La Flèche Wallonne (2011)
Clásica de San Sebastián (2011)
GP de Québec (2011)
Giro del Piemonte (2009, 2010)
Brabantse Pijl (2011, 2014)
Omloop Het Nieuwsblad (2006, 2008)
Paris–Tours (2008, 2009)
Strade Bianche (2011)

Other

UCI World Tour (2011)
Velo d'Or (2011)
Infobox last updated on
14 June 2014

Philippe Gilbert (born 5 July 1982) is a Belgian professional road bicycle racer. He won the 2012 UCI Road World Championships. Gilbert is one of the two cyclist in the history, along with Davide Rebellin, to have won the three Ardennes classics: the Amstel Gold Race, La Flèche Wallonne and Liège–Bastogne–Liège. Gilbert is a member of the CCC Team [1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Philippe Gilbert signs for BMC". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 19 August 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012.