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Christine Majerus (born 25 February 1987) is a Luxembourgian professional road and cyclo-cross cyclist,[3] who currently rides for UCI Women's Team Boels–Dolmans.[4] She won the 2013 Sparkassen Giro one-day road race.

Christine Majerus
Quaregnon - Le Samyn des Dames & Le Samyn, 2 mars 2016, départ (B094).JPG
Majerus at the start of the 2016 Le Samyn des Dames
Personal information
Full nameChristine Majerus
Born (1987-02-25) 25 February 1987 (age 32)
Luxembourg
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)[1]
Team information
Current teamBoels–Dolmans[2]
Discipline
  • Road
  • Track
  • Cyclo-cross
RoleRider
Professional team(s)
2008–2012ESGL 93-GSD Gestion
2013Sengers Ladies Cycling Team
2014–Boels–Dolmans
Major wins
One-day races
National Road Race Championships (2010–2018)
National Time Trial Championships (2007–2018)
National Cyclocross Championships (2010–2019)
Sparkassen Giro (2013)
La Classique Morbihan (2016)

Majerus competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the Women's road race, finishing 21st.[1] Majerus is one of the most dominant cyclists to come out of Luxembourg and is a 31-time national champion, holding 12 time trial titles, 10 cyclo-cross titles and nine road race titles.[5]

Major resultsEdit

2007
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
3rd Road race
2008
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
2nd Road race
1st GP de la ville de l'Hopital
2009
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
2nd Road race
2nd Passendale Wielertrofee Vlaanderen
3rd Cholet - Pays de Loire
2010
1st   National Cyclo-cross Championships
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
1st   Road race
2nd Cholet - Pays de Loire
2nd Beine-Nauroy
3rd Ladies Berry Classics Cher
2011
1st   National Cyclo-cross Championships
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
1st   Road race
1st Games of the Small States of Europe Road Race
1st Retonfrey Critérium
1st Thermse Kasseienomloop
2nd Sparkassen Giro Bochum
2nd Erondegemse Pijl
3rd Bredene Criterium
2012
1st   National Cyclo-cross Championships
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
1st   Road race
2nd Overall Nogent l'Abbesse et Beine-Nauroy
1st Stage 1
2013
1st   National Cyclo-cross Championships
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
1st   Road race
1st Sparkassen Giro Bochum
Games of the Small States of Europe
1st Road race
1st Time trial
1st Mountain bike
3rd Erondegemse Pijl
2014
1st   National Cyclo-cross Championships
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
1st   Road race
2015
1st   National Cyclo-cross Championships
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
1st   Road race
3rd Novilon Eurocup Ronde van Drenthe[6]
3rd Energiewacht Tour[7]
3rd Overall The Women's Tour
1st Stage 3
2016
1st   National Cyclo-cross Championships
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
1st   Road race
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Energiewacht Tour
1st Dwars door de Westhoek
1st La Classique Morbihan
1st Stage 1 The Women's Tour
2nd Drentse Acht van Westerveld
2017
1st   National Cyclo-cross Championships
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
1st   Road race
1st   Overall GP Elsy Jacobs
1st   Points classification
1st Stage 1
1st Otegem
1st Jablines Cyclo-cross
1st Flamanville Cyclo-cross
2018
1st   National Cyclo-cross Championships
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
1st   Road race
1st Grand Prix du Nouvel-An
1st Stage 1 GP Elsy Jacobs
3rd Overall Healthy Ageing Tour
3rd Driedaagse Brugge–De Panne
2019
1st   National Cyclo-cross Championships
1st La Classique Morbihan
4th Overall Tour de Yorkshire
1st   Points classification
 
Majerus competing in the time trial at the 2013 Games of the Small States of Europe, at which she won all three women's cycling events

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "London 2012 Olympics - Christine Majerus". BBC Sport. 13 August 2012.
  2. ^ Weislo, Laura (22 September 2014). "Boels-Dolmans gains support of Specialized and lululemon". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 3 February 2015.
  3. ^ "Christine Majerus". London 2012. The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Limited. Retrieved 13 September 2012.
  4. ^ Ostanek, Daniel (3 December 2018). "Boels-Dolmans finalise roster with MTB champion Annika Langvad". Cyclist. Dennis Publishing Limited. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 8 January 2017. Retrieved 8 January 2017.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ "Wild wins Novilon Eurocup". cyclingnews.com. 16 March 2015. Retrieved 17 March 2015.
  7. ^ Connolly, Sarah (12 April 2015). "Energiewacht Tour: Brennauer wins overall title". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 13 April 2015.

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