Circus–Wanty Gobert

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Circus–Wanty Gobert (UCI team code: CWG) was a UCI Professional Continental men's cycling team founded in 2008. It was based in Belgium and it participated in races on the UCI Continental Circuits, and some UCI World Tour events.

Circus–Wanty Gobert
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Team information
UCI codeCWG
RegisteredBelgium
Founded2008 (2008)
Disbanded2020 (2020)
(Bought out Continuum Sports, the licence holder of UCI WorldTeam CCC Team)
Discipline(s)Road
StatusUCI Professional Continental
BicyclesCube
WebsiteTeam home page
Key personnel
General managerJean-François Bourlaert
Team manager(s)Hilaire Van Der Schueren
Team name history
2008
2009–2010
2011
2012
2013
2014–2018
2019
2020
Willems Verandas Continental Team
Verandas Willems
Veranda's Willems–Accent
Accent.jobs–Willems Verandas
Accent Jobs–Wanty
Wanty–Groupe Gobert[1]
Wanty–Gobert
Circus–Wanty Gobert
Circus–Wanty Gobert jersey
Jersey

Final team rosterEdit

As of 1 August 2020.[2][3][4][5]
Rider Date of birth
  Jan Bakelants (BEL) (1986-02-14) 14 February 1986 (age 35)
  Jérémy Bellicaud (FRA) (1998-06-08) 8 June 1998 (age 22)
  Alfdan De Decker (BEL) (1996-09-09) 9 September 1996 (age 24)
  Aimé De Gendt (BEL) (1994-06-17) 17 June 1994 (age 26)
  Jasper De Plus (BEL) (1997-06-11) 11 June 1997 (age 23)
  Ludwig De Winter (BEL) (1992-12-31) 31 December 1992 (age 28)
  Thomas Degand (BEL) (1986-05-13) 13 May 1986 (age 34)
  Théo Delacroix (FRA) (1999-02-21) 21 February 1999 (age 22)
  Tom Devriendt (BEL) (1991-10-29) 29 October 1991 (age 29)
  Fabien Doubey (FRA) (1993-10-21) 21 October 1993 (age 27)
  Timothy Dupont (BEL) (1987-11-01) 1 November 1987 (age 33)
  Odd Christian Eiking (NOR) (1994-12-28) 28 December 1994 (age 26)
  Alex Evans (AUS) (1997-01-28) 28 January 1997 (age 24)
Rider Date of birth
  Quinten Hermans (BEL) (1995-07-29) 29 July 1995 (age 25)
  Wesley Kreder (NED) (1990-11-04) 4 November 1990 (age 30)
  Maurits Lammertink (NED) (1990-08-31) 31 August 1990 (age 30)
  Xandro Meurisse (BEL) (1992-01-31) 31 January 1992 (age 29)
  Yoann Offredo (FRA) (1986-11-12) 12 November 1986 (age 34)
  Andrea Pasqualon (ITA) (1988-01-02) 2 January 1988 (age 33)
  Simone Petilli (ITA) (1993-05-04) 4 May 1993 (age 27)
  Corné van Kessel (NED) (1991-08-07) 7 August 1991 (age 29)
  Kevin Van Melsen (BEL) (1987-04-01) 1 April 1987 (age 33)
  Boy van Poppel (NED) (1988-01-18) 18 January 1988 (age 33)
  Danny van Poppel (NED) (1993-07-26) 26 July 1993 (age 27)
  Pieter Vanspeybrouck (BEL) (1987-02-10) 10 February 1987 (age 34)
  Loïc Vliegen (BEL) (1993-12-20) 20 December 1993 (age 27)

Major winsEdit

2010
Arno Wallaard Memorial, Stefan Van Dijk
Omloop der Kempen, Stefan Van Dijk
Stage 3 Rhône-Alpes Isère Tour, Andy Cappelle
Flèche Ardennaise, Thomas Degand
Stage 2 Tour de Wallonie, Stefan Van Dijk
Polynormande, Andy Cappelle
Grote Prijs Stad Zottegem, Stefan Van Dijk
Omloop van het Houtland, Stefan Van Dijk
2011
Beverbeek Classic, Evert Verbist
Stage 2 Delta Tour Zeeland, Steven Caethoven
Stage 1 Route du Sud, Stefan Van Dijk
Stage 3 Route du Sud, Jurgen Van Goolen
Dwars door het Hageland, Gregory Habeaux
2012
Grote Prijs Jef Scherens, Steven Caethoven
2013
Stage 1 Driedaagse van West-Vlaanderen, Danilo Napolitano
2014
Stage 2 La Tropicale Amissa Bongo, Jérôme Baugnies
Stage 3 La Tropicale Amissa Bongo, Roy Jans
Stages 6 & 7 La Tropicale Amissa Bongo, Fréderique Robert
Omloop van het Waasland, Danilo Napolitano
Stage 1 Tour des Fjords, Jérôme Baugnies
La Poly Normande, Jan Ghyselinck
Stage 1 Tour du Limousin, Björn Leukemans
Stage 1 Tour du Gévaudan Languedoc-Roussillon, Thomas Degand
Gooikse Pijl, Roy Jans
2015
Stage 2 Etoile de Bessèges, Roy Jans
Tour du Finistère, Tim De Troyer
Stage 3 Boucles de la Mayenne, Danilo Napolitano
Ronde van Limburg, Björn Leukemans
Grote Prijs Jef Scherens, Björn Leukemans
Druivenkoers Overijse, Jérôme Baugnies
Schaal Sels-Merksem, Robin Stenuit
2016
Amstel Gold Race, Enrico Gasparotto
Stage 4 4 Jours de Dunkerque, Kenny Dehaes
Stage 3 Rhône-Alpes Isère Tour, Jerome Baugnies
Stage 3 Tour de Picardie, Kenny Dehaes
Ronde van Limburg, Kenny Dehaes
Internationale Wielertrofee Jong Maar Moedig I.W.T., Jerome Baugnies
Grote Prijs Jef Scherens, Dimitri Claeys
Stage 7 Tour of Austria, Frederik Backaert
2017
Le Samyn, Guillaume Van Keirsbulck
  Overall Rhône-Alpes Isère Tour, Marco Minnaard
  Overall Tour du Jura, Thomas Degand
2018
  Overall Circuit Cycliste Sarthe - Pays de la Loire, Guillaume Martin
Stage 3, Guillaume Martin
Grand Prix de Plumelec-Morbihan, Andrea Pasqualon
  Overall Tour de Luxembourg, Andrea Pasqualon
Stages 2 & 3 Tour de Luxembourg, Andrea Pasqualon
Internationale Wielertrofee Jong Maar Moedig I.W.T., Jerome Baugnies
Stage 3 Tour de Wallonie, Odd Christian Eiking
GP Stad Zottegem, Jérôme Baugnies
Schaal Sels, Timothy Dupont
Druivenkoers - Overijse, Xandro Meurisse
Antwerp Port Epic, Guillaume Van Keirsbulck
Overall Tour of Taihu Lake, Boris Vallée
2019
Stage 4 Giro di Sicilia, Guillaume Martin
Stage 2 Tour of Austria, Tom Devriendt
  Overall Tour de Wallonie, Loïc Vliegen
Stage 1, Timothy Dupont
Stage 2, Loïc Vliegen
Stage 3 Arctic Race of Norway, Odd Christian Eiking
Stage 5 Tour Poitou-Charentes en Nouvelle Aquitaine, Andrea Pasqualon
Antwerp Port Epic, Aimé De Gendt
2020
  Overall Vuelta a Murcia, Xandro Meurisse
Stage 1, Xandro Meurisse
Tour du Doubs, Loïc Vliegen
Gooikse Pijl, Danny van Poppel

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Farrand, Stephen (2 November 2013). "Wanty-Groupe Gobert team hoping to ride a Grand Tour in 2014". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 9 November 2013.
  2. ^ "Circus - Wanty Gobert". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 5 January 2020. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  3. ^ Scognamiglio, Ciro (6 August 2019). "Pasqualon resta alla Wanty. E al team belga arriva Petilli" [Pasqualon stays at Wanty. Petilli arrives at the Belgian team]. La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). RCS MediaGroup. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  4. ^ "Bakelants signs with Circus-Wanty Gobert-Tormans". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. 6 January 2020. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  5. ^ "French U23 champion Théo Delacroix joins Wanty-Gobert-Tormans in August 2020". Wanty–Gobert. Belgian Pro Cycling Team NV. 27 September 2019. Retrieved 1 August 2020.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Wanty-Gobert Cycling Team at Wikimedia Commons