Piet Allegaert (born 20 January 1995) is a Belgian cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Cofidis.[2]

Piet Allegaert
Oudenaarde - Ronde van Vlaanderen Beloften, 9 april 2016 (B005).JPG
Allegaert in 2016.
Personal information
Full namePiet Allegaert
Born (1995-01-20) 20 January 1995 (age 25)
Moorslede, Belgium
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight70 kg (150 lb; 11 st)
Team information
Current teamCofidis
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Amateur team(s)
2010–2012Jonge Renners Roeselare
2013Avia–Crabbé
2014–2016EFC–Omega Pharma–Quick-Step
Professional team(s)
2016Trek–Segafredo (stagiaire)
2017–2019Sport Vlaanderen–Baloise[1]
2020–Cofidis
Major wins
One-day races and Classics
Tour de l'Eurométropole (2019)

CareerEdit

Born in Moorslede, Allegaert signed with UCI Professional Continental team Sport Vlaanderen–Baloise in 2017, after riding with UCI WorldTeam Trek–Segafredo as a stagiaire the previous season. He finished in 17th place in Paris–Roubaix, his debut classic. That year, he also won the combativity classification in the BinckBank Tour.

In 2018, Allegaert rode in three classics: Dwars door Vlaanderen, the Tour of Flanders, and E3 Harelbeke, finishing all three races.

Major resultsEdit

2016
7th Paris–Roubaix Espoirs
2017
1st   Combativity classification BinckBank Tour
1st   Mountains classification Driedaagse De Panne
2019
1st Tour de l'Eurométropole
8th Münsterland Giro
8th Halle–Ingooigem
10th Gooikse Pijl

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise 2019 met 22 renners" [Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise 2019 with 22 riders]. Sport Vlaanderen–Baloise (in Dutch). Wielerclub Eddy Merckxvrienden vzw. 24 November 2018. Retrieved 24 January 2019.
  2. ^ Bacon, Ellis (30 December 2019). "2020 Team Preview: Cofidis". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. Retrieved 1 January 2020.

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