Martijn Maaskant

Martijn Maaskant

Date of Birth

27-Jul-1983

Height

6' 1"

Weight

170lbs

Nationality

Dutch

Current Residence

Lanaken Belgium

Strengths on the Bike

All-arounder

Pro Since

2008

Previous Teams

Rabobank development 2006-2007
Garmin/Slipstream 2008-2013

Rider Bio

Celebrated classics rider Martijn Maaskant will add experience and strength as he joins the UnitedHealthcare roster for the 2014 season. The former Garmin-Sharp rider rose to prominence in 2008 when he finished fourth at Paris-Roubaix. In 2009, he took fourth at the Tour of Flanders. In addition to completing four grand tours, Maaskant’s major accolades include first at the Ronde van Drenthe (2007 and 2009) and the overall at the Tour de Normandie (2007).

Career Highlights >>

2011
7th    Omloop Het Nieuwsblad

2010
11th    Stage 20 Tour de France
12th    Stage 13 Tour de France
2nd    Stage 5 Tour de Suisse
4th    Stage 2 Bayern Rundfahrt,
2nd    Stage 1 Tour of Qatar (T.T.T.)

2009
4th    Stage 14 Tour de France
4th    Ronde van Vlaanderen

2008
14th    Stage 19 Tour de France
14th    Stage 2 Tour de France
4th     Paris – Roubaix
2nd    Stage 1 Tour of Qatar (T.T.T.)

2007
3rd    Stage 6 Circuito Montañes (I.T.T.)
1st    Stage 3 Circuito Montañes
3rd    Stage 2 Circuito Montañes
2nd    Stage 2 OZ Wielerweekend (I.T.T.)
2nd    Overall Circuit de Lorraine
1st    Stage 4 Circuit de Lorraine
2nd    Overall Olympia’s Tour
2nd    Stage 7 Olympia’s Tour
3rd    Stage 6 Olympia’s Tour
2nd    Stage 4 Olympia’s Tour
2nd    Stage 2 Olympia’s Tour
1st    Stage 1 Olympia’s Tour
2nd    Prologue Olympia’s Tour
2nd    Overall Tour de Bretagne – Trophée des Granitiers
2nd    Stage 2 Tour de Bretagne – Trophée des Granitiers
1st    Ronde van Drenthe
3rd    Stage 3 Triptyque des Monts et Châteaux
2nd    Triptyque des Monts et Châteaux
1st    Overall Tour de Normandie
3rd    Stage 4 Tour de Normandie
3rd    Prologue Tour de Normandie
2nd    Beverbeek Classic

2006
3rd    Overall Roserittet
1st    Stage 3 Roserittet, Stage 3 : Larvik – Horten
2nd    Stage 1 Roserittet, Stage 1 : Sandefjord – Skien
2nd    Hel van het Mergelland
1st    Stage 3 Tour de Normandie

2005
3rd    Stage 3 Olympia’s Tour
2nd    Stage 2 Olympia’s Tour

2003
1st    Stage 3 Olympia’s Tour, Stage 3

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