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Mike Teunissen (born 25 August 1992) is a Dutch racing cyclist,[3] who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Team Jumbo–Visma.[4] He rode at the 2013 UCI Road World Championships, and was the winner of the World Under-23 Cyclo-cross Championships in 2013. He was named in the start list for the 2015 Vuelta a España.[5] In June 2017, he was named in the startlist for the 2017 Tour de France.[6] In July 2019, Teunissen won the opening stage of the 2019 Tour de France, winning the Yellow Jersey in the process.[7]

Mike Teunissen
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Teunissen (2018)
Personal information
Born (1992-08-25) 25 August 1992 (age 27)
Ysselsteyn, Netherlands
Height1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)[1]
Weight73 kg (161 lb; 11 st 7 lb)[2]
Team information
Current teamTeam Jumbo–Visma
DisciplineRoad, cyclo-cross
RoleRider
Rider typeClassics specialist
Professional team(s)
2013–2014Rabobank Development Team
2015–2016LottoNL–Jumbo
2017–2018Team Sunweb
2019–Team Jumbo–Visma
Major wins
Grand Tours
Tour de France
1 individual stage (2019)
1 TTT stage (2019)

Stage races

Four Days of Dunkirk (2019)
ZLM Tour (2019)

Career achievementsEdit

Major resultsEdit

RoadEdit

2010
1st Stage 2 Liège–La Gleize
4th Omloop Het Nieuwsblad U23
5th Remouchamps–Ferrières–Remouchamps
2012
4th Ronde van Limburg
8th Paris–Roubaix Espoirs
2013
1st Rabo Baronie Breda Classic
National Under–23 Road Championships
2nd Road race
4th Time trial
2nd Arno Wallaard Memorial
5th Internationale Wielertrofee Jong Maar Moedig
8th Overall Tour des Fjords
8th Overall Kreiz Breizh Elites
10th Omloop Het Nieuwsblad U23
2014
1st Paris–Roubaix Espoirs
1st Paris–Tours Espoirs
1st Rabo Baronie Breda Classic
2nd Time trial, National Under–23 Road Championships
3rd Overall Boucles de la Mayenne
1st   Young rider classification
3rd Omloop der Kempen
5th Ronde Van Vlaanderen U23
6th Overall Le Triptyque des Monts et Châteaux
10th Grote Prijs Jef Scherens
2015
1st Prologue Tour de l'Ain
2nd London–Surrey Classic
7th GP Impanis-Van Petegem
9th Paris–Tours
2016
9th Dwars door Vlaanderen
2017
9th Paris–Tours
2018
2nd Dwars door Vlaanderen
5th Road race, National Road Championships
2019
1st   Overall Four Days of Dunkirk
1st   Points classification
1st Stages 5 & 6
1st   Overall ZLM Tour
Tour de France
1st Stages 1 & 2 (TTT)
Held   &   after Stages 1–2
4th Tacx Pro Classic
5th EuroEyes Cyclassics
6th Overall BinckBank Tour
6th Münsterland Giro
7th Overall Tour of Britain
7th Paris–Roubaix
7th Famenne Ardenne Classic
9th Primus Classic
10th Three Days of Bruges–De Panne

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
  Giro d'Italia
  Tour de France 129 101
  Vuelta a España 104 109
 
Mike Teunissen wears the Yellow Jersey during 2 days at the Tour de France 2019 (here: 2nd stage, the team time trial in Brussels)

Classics results timelineEdit

Monument 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Milan–San Remo 18
Tour of Flanders 56 81 18 31
Paris–Roubaix 45 49 11 7
Liège–Bastogne–Liège DNF
Giro di Lombardia
Classic 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Omloop Het Nieuwsblad 33 12 33
E3 Harelbeke DNF 38 51
Gent–Wevelgem 68 79 34 25
Dwars door Vlaanderen DNF 9 16 2 18
Paris–Tours 9 16 9
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

Cyclo-crossEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Team Jumbo-Visma - Mike Teunissen". Retrieved 15 July 2019.
  2. ^ "Mike Teunissen". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 15 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Mike Teunissen". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 11 October 2014.
  4. ^ "Cheery Christmas for ambitious Team Jumbo-Visma". Team Jumbo–Visma. Team Oranje Road BV. 21 December 2018. Retrieved 4 January 2019.
  5. ^ "Vuelta a España 2015". Cycling Fever. Retrieved 21 August 2015.
  6. ^ "2017: 104th Tour de France: Start List". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 28 June 2017.
  7. ^ "Mike Teunissen pips Peter Sagan to line in Tour de France stage one photo finish". The Guardian. Retrieved 6 July 2019.

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