Netherlands

Wout Poels

Age
30
Height
1.83M
Time with Team Sky
2 Years
Speciality
Climber Stage racer

Biography

Team Sky’s joker in the pack, Wout Poels rebounded from an injury-hit start to 2017 to play a crucial role in Team Sky's first Vuelta a Espana victory.

Team Sky's first Monument winner back in 2016 at Liege-Bastogne-Liege, Poels finished the season in impressive form, taking third in Poland, before claiming sixth at the Vuelta in support of Chris Froome's victory.
  • 2008

    • Vuelta a León
      • 1st overall

  • 2010

    • Tour de l'Ain
      • 2nd overall

      • 1st stage 5

    • Tour of Britain
      • 1st stage 4

  • 2011

    • Tour de l'Ain
      • 2nd overall

      • 1st stage 4

    • Vuelta a Murcia
      • 3rd overall

  • 2012

    • Vuelta a Murcia
      • 3rd overall

    • Tour de Luxembourg
      • 2nd overall

      • 1st stage 3

  • 2013

    • Vuelta al Pais Vasco
      • 9th overall

    • Tour de l'Ain
      • 1st stage 4

  • 2014

    • Vuelta al Pais Vasco
      • 1st stage 4

  • 2015

    • Tirreno-Adriatico
      • 1st stage 4

    • Tour of Britain
      • 2nd overall

      • 1st stage 5

    • Abu Dhabi Tour
      • 3rd overall

  • 2016

    • Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
      • 1st overall

      • 2 stage wins

    • Volta a Catalunya
      • 1st stage 5

    • Fleche Wallonne
      • 4th overall

    • Liege-Bastogne-Liege
      • 1st overall

  • 2017

    • Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
      • 4th overall

    • Ruta del Sol
      • 4th overall

    • Tour de Pologne
      • 3rd overall

    • Vuelta a Espana
      • 6th overall

    • Tour of Guangxi
      • 7th overall

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