Frederik Willems

Frederik Willems (born 8 September 1979) is a former Belgian professional road bicycle racer who last rode for UCI ProTeam Lotto–Belisol.[1] His greatest achievement to date is in winning the 2006 Étoile de Bessèges while riding for Chocolade Jacques–Topsport Vlaanderen, with whom he began his career in 2003 and rode until the end of 2006.

Frederik Willems
Frederik Willems ENECO2007.JPG
Willems at the 2007 Eneco Tour.
Personal information
Full nameFrederik Willems
Born (1979-09-08) 8 September 1979 (age 41)
Eeklo, Belgium
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight70 kg (154 lb)
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Amateur teams
2001Mapei–Quick-Step (stagiaire)
2002Mapei-Quick Step-Latexco
2002Mapei–Quick-Step (stagiaire)
Professional teams
2003–2006Vlaanderen–T Interim
2007–2010Liquigas
2011Omega Pharma–Lotto
2012–2014Lotto–Belisol
Major wins
Étoile de Bessèges (2006)

Career achievementsEdit

Major resultsEdit

2002
1st Stage 7 Vuelta a Cuba
2006
1st Overall Étoile de Bessèges
1st Stage 1
1st Stage 4 Tour of Britain
1st Stage 3 Ster Elektrotoer
7th, Nokere Koerse
2009
1st Overall Three Days of De Panne

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2013
  Giro d'Italia
  Tour de France 163
  Vuelta a España
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Lotto Belisol (LTB) – BEL". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 6 January 2013.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Frederik Willems at Wikimedia Commons