Tom Boonen

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Tom Boonen
Personal information
Full nameTom Boonen
NicknameTommeke
Tornado Tom
Bom van Balen
Born (1980-10-15) 15 October 1980 (age 38)
Mol, Belgium
Height1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight82 kg (181 lb)
Team information
Current teamDeceuninck–Quick-Step
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClassics rider, Sprinter
Professional team(s)
2002
2003–
U.S. Postal Service
Quick-Step–Davitamon
Major wins
Grand Tours
Tour de France
Points classification (2007)
6 individual stages
Vuelta a España
2 individual stages

Stage Races

Tour of Belgium (2005)
Tour de Picardie
General Classification (2004)
Points Classification (2004)
Tour of Qatar
General Classification (2006, 2008, 2009, 2012)
Points Classification (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2012)
World Ports Classic (2012)

Single-Day Races and Classics

National Road Race Championship (2009, 2012)
Dwars door Vlaanderen (2007)
E3 Prijs Vlaanderen (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2012)
Gent–Wevelgem (2004, 2011, 2012)
Grote Scheldeprijs (2004, 2006)
Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne (2007, 2009)
Paris–Brussels (2012)
Paris–Roubaix (2005, 2008, 2009, 2012)
Tour of Flanders (2005, 2006, 2012)
Infobox last updated on
1 April 2013
Omloop Het Nieuwsblad 2015 : Niki Terpstra (2), Ian Stannard (1) & Tom Boonen (3).

Tom Boonen (pronounced [Boʊnən]; born 15 October 1980) is a Belgian road bicycle racer. He won the 2005 World Cycling Championship. Boonen is a member of the Deceuninck–Quick-Step team,[1] He is a sprinter.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Omega Pharma-Quick-Step Cycling Team (OPQ) – BEL". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 9 January 2013.