Marianne Vos

Marianne Vos (pronunciation ; born 13 May 1987) is a Dutch multi-discipline cyclist, who currently rides for UCI Women's WorldTeam Team Jumbo–Visma.[5][6]

Marianne Vos
Personal information
Full nameMarianne Vos
NicknameThe Cannibal[1]
Born (1987-05-13) 13 May 1987 (age 35)
's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)[2]
Weight58 kg (128 lb)[2]
Team information
Current teamTeam Jumbo–Visma
Mountain biking
Rider typeAll-rounder
Professional teams
2006–2020DSB–Ballast Nedam[3][4]
2021–Team Jumbo–Visma
Major wins
Grand Tours
Tour de France
2 individual stages (2022)
Giro d'Italia Femminile
General classification (2011, 2012, 2014)
Points classification (2007, 20102014, 2020)
Mountains classification (2011)
Young rider classification (2010)
32 individual stages

Stage Races

Emakumeen Bira (2008, 2011)
Holland Ladies Tour (20092012)
The Women's Tour (2014)
Grand Prix Elsy Jacobs (2012, 2013)
Ladies Tour of Norway (2017, 2018, 2019)

UCI Women's Road World Cup

Overall (2007, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013)
GP Ciudad de Valladolid (2011)
GP de Plouay (2012, 2013)
La Flèche Wallonne (2007–2009, 2011, 2013)
Tour of Flanders (2013)
Open de Suède Vårgårda (2009, 2013, 2018)
Ronde van Drenthe (2011–2013)
Rund um die Nürnberger Altstadt (2007)
Trofeo Alfredo Binda (2009, 2010, 2012, 2019)
Sparkassen Giro Bochum (2014)
Gent-Wevelgem (2021)
Amstel Gold Race (2021)

One day races & Classics

Olympic Champion (2012)
World Road Champion (2006, 2012, 2013)
World Cyclo-cross Champion (2006, 2009–2014, 2022)
La Course by Le Tour de France (2014, 2019)
Gooik–Geraardsbergen–Gooik (2011, 2014, 2017)
Novilon Damesronde van Drenthe (2009, 2012)
Grand Prix Elsy Jacobs (2011)
Dutch Road Race Champion (2006, 2008, 2009, 2011)
Dutch Time Trial Champion (2010, 2011)
Gent–Wevelgem (2021)
Amstel Gold Race (2021)

After winning a junior European and World Championship in road racing, she continued her success in senior cycling by becoming World Champion in cyclo-cross and road racing at the age of 19. Vos added track racing World Championships when she won the points race in 2008 and the scratch race in 2011. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, she won the gold medal in the points race; at the 2012 Summer Olympics, gold in the women's road race. She is a 3 times World Road Race Champion – in 2006, 2012 and 2013 – and 8 times World Cyclo-cross Champion – in 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2022.

She has multiple wins at the Giro Rosa, Holland Ladies Tour, Ladies Tour of Norway, La Flèche Wallonne, Ronde van Drenthe, Trofeo Alfredo Binda-Comune di Cittiglio, Emakumeen Euskal Bira and GP de Plouay – Bretagne; also she ranked first in points in the UCI Women's Road World Cup five times and in the 2019 UCI Women's World Tour. She has 24 races at the UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup, and claimed the first place overall in the 2018–19 season.

Vos was a founding member of Le Tour Entier, which campaigned for a Women's Tour de France and improvements to women's cycling generally. Vos has drawn comparison to Eddy Merckx as being "the finest cyclist of [her] generation".[7]

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