Memorial Van Coningsloo

The Memorial Van Coningsloo (also named Memorial Philippe Van Coningsloo) is a European single day cycle race held each year with the start in Wavre and finish in Rijmenam. The race was first organized in 1993 to commemorate local amateur cyclist Philippe Van Coningsloo, who suffered a heart attack and died during a cycling race in 1992. As of 2013, the race is organized as a 1.2 event on the UCI Europe Tour.

Memorial Van Coningsloo
DateJune
RegionFlemish Brabant, Flanders, Belgium
Local name(s)Memorial Van Coningsloo (in Dutch)
DisciplineRoad
CompetitionUCI Europe Tour
TypeOne-day race
Web sitewww.memorial-vanconingsloo.be Edit this at Wikidata
First edition1993 (1993)
Editions25 (as of 2017)
First winner Gert Van Brabant (BEL)
Most wins Gediminas Bagdonas (LTU) (2 wins)
Most recent Yves Coolen (BEL)

WinnersEdit

 
2014 : Nicolas Vereecken (2e), Rob Ruijgh (1) & Oliver Naesen (3).
Year Country Rider Team
1993   Belgium Gert Van Brabant
1994   Belgium Koen Heremans
1995   Luxembourg Pascal Triebel
1996   Belgium Romeo Hernandez
1997   Belgium Geert Verdeyen
1998   Belgium Gianni Rivera
1999   Lithuania Raimondas Vilcinskas
2000   Belgium Gert Claes
2001   Belgium David Meys
2002   Netherlands Peter Van Agtmaal Cycling Team Bert Story-Piels
2003   Belgium Frederik Veuchelen Think Media Cycling
2004   Belgium Bart Heirewegh Team Deschacht-Eddy Merckx
2005   Netherlands Hans Dekkers Rabobank Continental Team
2006   Belgium Kevin Maene Lombarden-Firestone-Middelkerke
2007   Belgium Frederiek Nolf Quick Step-Beveren 2000
2008   Belgium Stijn Joseph Beveren 2000
2009   Lithuania Gediminas Bagdonas NH Tielen
2010   Belgium Dries Hollanders PWS Eijssen
2011   Great Britain Andrew Fenn An Post–Sean Kelly
2012   Lithuania Gediminas Bagdonas An Post–Sean Kelly
2013   New Zealand Michael Vink New Zealand national team
2014   Netherlands Rob Ruijgh Vastgoedservice–Golden Palace
2015   Belgium Robin Stenuit Veranclassic–Ekoi
2016   Belgium Timothy Dupont Verandas Willems
2017   Belgium Yves Coolen Home Solution–Anmapa–Soenens

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