Jørgen V. Pedersen

Jørgen Vagn Pedersen (born 8 October 1959 in Copenhagen, Hovedstaden) is a retired Danish road bicycle racer, and as of 2007 sports director at Team CSC.[1]

Jørgen Pedersen
Personal information
Full nameJørgen Vagn Pedersen
Born (1959-10-08) 8 October 1959 (age 61)
Copenhagen, Denmark
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight74 kg (163 lb)
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Major wins
One stage Tour de France

He participated in Tour de France in 1985, 1986, and 1987 for the Carrera Jeans–Vagabond team. In 1988 he rode the tour for BH. In 1985 he won the 10th stage. In 1986 he rode, as the second Dane, five days in the yellow jersey. In 1986 he was second overall in the stage race Danmark Rundt.

He also competed at the 1980 Summer Olympics and the 1984 Summer Olympics.[2]

Major resultsEdit

1981
  Denmark national amateur road race champion
1985
Tour de France:
Winner stage 10
1986
Tour de France:
Wearing yellow jersey for five days
1988
Klasika Primavera

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jørgen V. Pedersen New Sports Director at Team CSC". Team CSC. 5 December 2006. Retrieved 5 December 2006.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Jørgen Pedersen". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 10 May 2015.

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