Intermarché–Wanty–Gobert Matériaux

Intermarché–Wanty–Gobert Matériaux (UCI team code: IWG) is a UCI WorldTeam that is title sponsored by French supermarket chain Intermarché, Belgian engineering firm Wanty and Belgian building materials provider Groupe Gobert Matériaux. It was founded in 2008. It was based in Belgium and participated in races on the UCI Continental Circuits, and some UCI World Tour events before 2021, after the team bought the UCI license from CCC Pro Team in September 2020.[2][3]

Intermarché–Wanty–Gobert Matériaux
Team information
UCI codeWIL (2008–2010)
VWA (2011)
ACC (2012)
AJW (2013)
WGG (2014–2019)
CWG (2020)
IWG (2021–)
RegisteredBelgium
Founded2008 (2008)
Discipline(s)Road
StatusUCI WorldTeam
BicyclesCube
WebsiteTeam home page
Key personnel
General managerJean-François Bourlaert
Team manager(s)Hilaire Van Der Schueren
Team name history
2008
2009–2010
2011
2012
2013
2014–2018
2019
2020
2021–
Willems Verandas Continental Team
Verandas Willems
Veranda's Willems–Accent
Accent.jobs–Willems Verandas
Accent Jobs–Wanty
Wanty–Groupe Gobert[1]
Wanty–Gobert
Circus–Wanty Gobert
Intermarché–Wanty–Gobert Matériaux
Intermarché–Wanty–Gobert Matériaux jersey
Jersey
Current season

Team rosterEdit

As of 16 January 2022.[4][5][6]
Rider Date of birth
  Jan Bakelants (BEL) (1986-02-14) 14 February 1986 (age 36)
  Sven Erik Bystrøm (NOR) (1992-01-21) 21 January 1992 (age 30)
  Dimitri Claeys (BEL) (1987-06-18) 18 June 1987 (age 35)
  Aimé De Gendt (BEL) (1994-06-17) 17 June 1994 (age 28)
  Théo Delacroix (FRA) (1999-02-21) 21 February 1999 (age 23)
  Tom Devriendt (BEL) (1991-10-29) 29 October 1991 (age 30)
  Biniam Girmay (ERI) (2000-04-02) 2 April 2000 (age 22)
  Kobe Goossens (BEL) (1996-04-29) 29 April 1996 (age 26)
  Quinten Hermans (BEL) (1995-07-29) 29 July 1995 (age 27)
  Jan Hirt (CZE) (1991-01-21) 21 January 1991 (age 31)
  Laurens Huys (BEL) (1998-09-24) 24 September 1998 (age 24)
  Julius Johansen (DEN) (1999-09-13) 13 September 1999 (age 23)
  Alexander Kristoff (NOR) (1987-07-05) 5 July 1987 (age 35)
  Louis Meintjes (RSA) (1992-02-21) 21 February 1992 (age 30)
  Hugo Page (FRA) (2001-07-24) 24 July 2001 (age 21)
Rider Date of birth
  Andrea Pasqualon (ITA) (1988-01-02) 2 January 1988 (age 34)
  Barnabás Peák (HUN) (1998-11-29) 29 November 1998 (age 23)
  Simone Petilli (ITA) (1993-05-04) 4 May 1993 (age 29)
  Adrien Petit (FRA) (1990-09-26) 26 September 1990 (age 32)
  Baptiste Planckaert (BEL) (1988-09-28) 28 September 1988 (age 34)
  Domenico Pozzovivo (ITA) (1982-11-30) 30 November 1982 (age 39)
  Lorenzo Rota (ITA) (1995-05-23) 23 May 1995 (age 27)
  Rein Taaramäe (EST) (1987-04-24) 24 April 1987 (age 35)
  Gerben Thijssen (BEL) (1998-06-21) 21 June 1998 (age 24)
  Taco van der Hoorn (NED) (1993-12-04) 4 December 1993 (age 28)
  Corné van Kessel (NED) (1991-08-07) 7 August 1991 (age 31)
  Kevin Van Melsen (BEL) (1987-04-01) 1 April 1987 (age 35)
  Boy van Poppel (NED) (1988-01-18) 18 January 1988 (age 34)
  Loïc Vliegen (BEL) (1993-12-20) 20 December 1993 (age 28)
  Georg Zimmermann (GER) (1997-10-11) 11 October 1997 (age 24)

Major winsEdit

National and world championsEdit

2021
  Estonia Time Trial, Rein Taaramäe
2022
  Estonia Time Trial, Rein Taaramäe
  Eritrea Time Trial, Biniam Girmay

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Farrand, Stephen (2 November 2013). "Wanty-Groupe Gobert team hoping to ride a Grand Tour in 2014". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 9 November 2013.
  2. ^ "Who is Intermarché-Wanty-Gobert Matériaux?". 11 December 2020.
  3. ^ "CCC Team sells WorldTour licence to Circus-Wanty Gobert". 29 September 2020.
  4. ^ Tyson, Jackie (12 January 2022). "2022 Team Preview: Intermarché-Wanty-Gobert Matériaux". CyclingNews. Future plc. Retrieved 16 January 2022.
  5. ^ "Intermarché–Wanty–Gobert Matériaux". Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 15 February 2022. Retrieved 15 February 2022.
  6. ^ "Team - Intermarché–Wanty–Gobert Matériaux". Intermarché–Wanty–Gobert Matériaux. Archived from the original on 15 January 2022. Retrieved 16 January 2022.

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