Nico Sijmens

Nico Sijmens (born 1 April 1978 in Diest, Belgium[3]) is a retired Belgian road racing cyclist,[4] who competed professionally between 2001 and 2014. Sijmens rodes for the Vlaanderen–T Interim, Landbouwkrediet–Tönissteiner, Cofidis and Wanty–Groupe Gobert teams over his career.[2][5]

Nico Sijmens
Nico Sijmens (Barcelona-Etapa 8-Volta Catalunya 2014).JPG
Sijmens at the 2014 Volta a Catalunya.
Personal information
Full nameNico Sijmens
Born (1978-04-01) 1 April 1978 (age 43)
Diest, Belgium
Height1.77 m (5 ft 9+12 in)
Weight67 kg (148 lb)
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Amateur team
1999ASLK
Professional teams
2001–2003Vlaanderen–T Interim
2004–2008Landbouwkrediet–Colnago
2009–2013Cofidis[1]
2014Wanty–Groupe Gobert[2]

Career achievementsEdit

Major resultsEdit

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
  Giro d'Italia 68 104
  Tour de France
  Vuelta a España 96 73 87 78
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cofidis, Le Crédit en Ligne (COF) – FRA". UCI Continental Circuits. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 3 February 2014. Retrieved 10 January 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Nico Sijmens en Michel Kreder tekenen voor Wanty-Groupe Gobert" [Nico Sijmens and Michel Kreder sign for Wanty-Groupe Gobert]. Het Nieuwsblad (in Dutch). Corelio. Belga. 15 October 2013.
  3. ^ "nicosijmens.be". Archived from the original on 5 September 2010. Retrieved 11 March 2011.
  4. ^ "The Cyclingnews guide to rider transfers". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 29 September 2014.
  5. ^ "Nico Sijmens naar Cofidis" [Nico Sijmens to Cofidis]. De Standaard (in Dutch). Mediahuis. Belga. 3 September 2008.

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