Eric Van Lancker

Eric Van Lancker (born 30 April 1961 in Oudenaarde) is a Belgian former road bicycle racer. After retiring, he worked as a team manager for several different professional teams.

Eric Van Lancker
Eric Van Lacker tour de france 1994.jpg
Personal information
Full nameEric Van Lancker
Born (1961-04-30) 30 April 1961 (age 59)
Oudenaarde, Belgium
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional teams
1984–1985Fangio–Ecoturbo
1986–1992Panasonic–Merckx–Agu
1993–1994Festina–Lotus
1994WordPerfect–Colnago–Decca
1995–1996Collstrop–Lystex
Managerial teams
2000Farm Frites
2002U.S. Postal Service
2005–2006Quick-Step–Innergetic
2005–2006Quick-Step–Innergetic
2007Navigators Insurance
2011–2016Garmin–Cervélo
Major wins
Giro d'Italia, 1 stage (1986)
Liège–Bastogne–Liège (1990)
Amstel Gold Race (1989)

Major resultsEdit

1983
2nd Flèche Ardennaise
8th Ronde van Vlaanderen Beloften
1984
3rd Paris–Brussels
7th Overall Tour de l'Avenir
8th GP Stad Zottegem
1985
1st   Overall Milk Race
1st Stages 1 & 9
1st Stage 1 Danmark Rundt
6th Rund um den Henninger Turm
9th La Flèche Wallonne
9th Druivenkoers Overijse
1986
1st Stage 22 Giro d'Italia
1st Stage 9 Tour de Suisse
1st Stages 4a & 4b Paris–Nice
4th Overall Tour of Belgium
6th Grand Prix de Wallonie
8th Brabantse Pijl
9th Overall Tour Méditerranéen
1987
2nd Giro di Lombardia
2nd Gran Piemonte
2nd Overall Tour Méditerranéen
3rd GP de Fourmies
8th Overall GP Tell
1st Stage 5
8th Milano–Torino
1988
1st Stage 2 Vuelta a Cantabria
2nd Overall Tour of Belgium
1st Stage 1
6th Overall Volta a Catalunya
9th Overall Tour de Suisse
1989
1st Amstel Gold Race
4th Grand Prix de la Libération (TTT)
7th Overall Tour of the Basque Country
1st Stage 3
8th Dwars door België
1990
1st Liège–Bastogne–Liège
1st Stage 2 Tour de France (TTT)
2nd Overall Escalada a Montjuïc
1st Stage 1a
4th Grand Prix de Lunel
1991
1st Grand Prix des Amériques
1st Wincanton Classic
5th Road race, National Road Championships
5th Overall Tour of Ireland
5th Liège–Bastogne–Liège
9th La Flèche Wallonne
1992
1st Stages 1 & 5 Tour du Vaucluse
5th GP Stad Zottegem
9th Japan Cup Cycle Road Race
1993
5th Overall Tour DuPont
1994
1st Bruxelles-Ingooigem
1995
2nd La Côte Picarde

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
  Giro d'Italia 14 74 68
  Tour de France 89 56 74 100 84 DNF DNF
  Vuelta a España DNF
Legend
DSQ Disqualified
DNF Did not finish

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