GREG VAN AVERMAET


Nationality: BEL
Birth date: 17-05-1985

Team History


2018: BMC RACING TEAM
2017: BMC RACING TEAM
2016: BMC RACING TEAM
2015: BMC RACING TEAM

News

Tour de France stage 11 reactions roundup: Van Avermaet, Nieve, Mollema, Martin, Nibali

The 11th stage of the Tour de France featured the second Alpine stage in which Geraint Thomas took the victory and seized the Yellow Jersey. Read more...

Tour de France - Greg van Avermaet extends GC lead with the feet on the ground: I think after tomorrow it will be over

Greg van Avermaet (BMC Racing Team) has successfully defended the Yellow Jersey at the 10th stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Julian Alaphilippe wins first Alpine stage at Tour de France, Greg Van Avermaet retains Yellow Jersey

Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) has won the tenth stage of the Tour de France. The rider attacked at the second climb of the day and remained in front until the last moment. Read more...

BMC Racing Team secures future and Greg van Avermaet beyond 2018

Continuum Sports, currently operating as BMC Racing Team, has confirmed its future at the rest day of the Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France stage four roundup: Tiesj Benoot, Peter Sagan, Greg Van Avermaet, Andre Greipel, EF Education First

Quick-Step Floors' Fernando Gaviria has won the fourth stage of the Tour de France, which also included some crashes and tense moments. Read more...

Tour de France - Greg Van Avermaet: I am happy to be in this position for the second time

Greg Van Avermaert has taken the leader's jersey after BMC Racing team was dominant at the third stage's team time trial. Read more...

BMC Racing Team dominates TTT at Tour de France, Greg Van Avermaet takes Yellow Jersey

BMC Racing Team has won the third stage's team time trial at the Tour de France. This stage victory also gave Greg Van Avermaet the leader's jersey. Read more...

Bahrain-Merida: Greg Van Avermaet is not our priority

Greg van Avermaet (BMC) is not a priority signing for Bahrain-Merida despite the rumours that link the rider to the Middle-Eastern formation for the 2019 season. Read more...

BMC keeps Greg van Avermaet from starting in European Championships

Greg van Avermaet (BMC) will not start at the European Championships that will take place in Glasgow. Read more...

Van Avermaet dedicates Tour de Yorkshire victory to Andy Rihs

Greg van Avermaet took his second individual victory of the season today by winning Tour de Yorkshire. Read more...

Stephane Rossetto and Greg Van Avermaet celebrate in Yorkshire

Cofidis rider Stephane Rossetto has won the final stage of the Tour de Yorkshire. Greg Van Avermaet of BMC secured the overall win. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet and Brent Bookwalter lead BMC at Tour de Yorkshire

Greg Van Avermaet (BMC Racing Team) is returning to racing at the upcoming Tour de Yorkshire. Brent Bookwalter will also be a protected rider. Read more...

Van Avermaet frustrated after Amstel Gold Race

Belgian Greg Van Avermaet could not hide his disappointment after failing to save his classics season at the Amstel Gold Race on Sunday. Read more...

Greg van Avermaet: It's very quiet from BMC's side

Belgian Greg Van Avermaet has yet to hear from BMC Racing Team about a possible contract extension. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet to finish Classics season at Amstel Gold Race

Greg Van Avermaet (BMC) will put a finish to his Classic season at the Amstel Gold Race. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet and BMC optimistic ahead of Paris-Roubaix

BMC Racing Team has selected an unsurprisingly strong team to help Greg Van Avermaet in his attempt to defend his title at the upcoming edition of Paris-Roubaix. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet returns as defending champion to E3 Harelbeke and Gent-Wevelgem

Greg Van Avermaet will return to the Record Bank E3 Harelbeke and Gent-Wevelgem to defend the titles he got in 2017. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet returns to Strade Bianche to try to top past results

Greg Van Avermaet continues his Spring classics season as BMC Racing Team's leader at Strade Bianche. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet ready to lead BMC at Spring Classics' opening weekend

Greg Van Avermaet will be starting the Spring Classics season with Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne with the hopes of repeating the success he has had in the past. Read more...

Stage 3 victory for Greg van Avermaet at Tour of Oman

Greg Van Avermaet (BMC Racing Team) has won the third stage of the Tour of Oman. Read more...

Nathan Haas beats Greg van Avermaet at 2nd stage of Tour of Oman

Katusha-Alpecin's Nathan Haas has taken the victory at the second stage of the Tour of Oman. The Australian beat Greg van Avermaet at the finish line. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet leads a versatile BMC at Tour of Oman

Greg Van Avermaet will lead BMC Racing Team at the Tour of Oman, where the rider will continue his preparation for the Spring Classics. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet: Winning the WorldTour ranking means a lot

Greg Van Avermaet of BMC Racing Team won the 2017 WorldTour ranking and is very proud to have done so, as he said at the team's media day in Spain. Read more...

Tom Boonen: It's not always easy to find things to say when you win awards

Former rider Tom Boonen understands why it may be getting increasingly difficult for Greg Van Avermaet to come up with things to say during award ceremonies. Read more...

Proud Greg Van Avermaet finishes season

Greg Van Avermaet won't take part in any more races in what remains of the current cycling season, having already secured the top spot in the UCI WorldTour ranking. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet and Philippe Gilbert to lead Belgium at World Championships

Belgian national team coach Kevin de Weert has announced his selection of nine riders for the upcoming World Championships in Bergen, Norway. Read more...

Greg van Avermaet leads BMC's GC aspirations at BinckBank Tour

Greg van Avermaet will be leading BMC Racing Team at the BinckBank Tour. The Olympic champion will fight for the General Classification in the race. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet to lead BMC in San Sebastian

Most of the riders of BMC that will start at the Clasica San Sebastian have just finished the Tour de France and are feeling in good form. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet and Chris Froome victorious at criteriums

BMC's Greg Van Avermaet has won the Criterium of Sint-Niklaas while Tour de France champion Chris Froome took the victory in the Acht van Chaam. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet: I did what I could to win, but it wasn't enough

Greg Van Avermaet was disappointed but realistic following his second place at the 14th stage of the Tour de France. The BMC rider accepted that Michael Matthews was just stronger. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet: Every small piece came together

Greg Van Avermaet has won Paris-Roubaix and even though the race had some difficult moments for the BMC rider, at the end he got the strongest legs in the final sprint. Read more...

Victory for Greg Van Avermaet in Paris-Roubaix

Greg van Avermaet has taken the victory at Paris-Roubaix. The rider of BMC Racing Team was the fastest in the final five-men sprint at the velodrome of Roubaix. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet conquers Gent-Wevelgem

Greg van Avermaet has taken the victory in Gent-Wevelgem. The rider of BMC crossed the finish line ahead of Jens Keukeleire (Orica-Scott). Peter Sagan completed the podium. Read more...

Greg van Avermaet victorious at E3 Harelbeke

Greg Van Avermaet has won the E3 Harelbeke. The rider of BMC was the fastest in the three-men final sprint and beat Philippe Gilbert and Oliver Naesen. Read more...

Tirreno-Adriatico: Second stage for Geraint Thomas, Greg van Avermaet leads GC

Geraint Thomas has won the second stage of the 2017 Tirreno-Adriatico. Read more...

Strade Bianche's aftermath in 5 quotes

The 2017 Strade Bianche finished with a solo victory of Michal Kwiatkowski of Team Sky after an eventful ride filled with crashes and rain. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet: It is the perfect start to the season

Greg Van Avermaet of BMC Racing Team says that winning the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad for the second consecutive time is a perfect start to the season. Read more...

Van Avermaet beats Sagan and Vanmarcke to win Omloop Het Nieuwsblad

Greg Van Avermaet of BMC has won the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad for the second consecutive time. The Belgian beat Peter Sagan and compatriot Sep Vanmarcke in a sprint of three. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet to take part in Tour of Oman

Olympic champion Greg Van Avermaet is set to make his return to the upcoming Tour of Oman. This was announced by his team BMC on Friday. Read more...

Olympic champion Greg Van Avermaet to start season in Valencia

Reigning Olympic champion Greg Van Avermaet of BMC Racing Team will start his 2017 season in the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana in Spain. Read more...

CyclingPub Feature: At 31, Greg Van Avermaet is on top of cycling

Greg Van Avermaet, one of Belgium's biggest riders and the proud owner of an Olympic Gold medal, has plenty of good things to look back on. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet continues a succesful recovery

Olympic medalist Greg Van Avermaet is back on the bike, showing that he is having a successful recovery from the surgery that he had on his fractured left ankle. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet recovers after ankle surgery

BMC Racing Team's Greg Van Avermaet has had a successful surgery aimed to secure an ankle fracture. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet to undergo surgery on fractured ankle

Olympic champion Greg Van Avermaet of BMC Racing Team will have to undergo surgery after suffering a minor ankle fracture while training on Saturday. Read more...

Boonen about UCI: It will never be hot enough, as long as they get paid

Belgian riders Greg Van Avermaet and Tom Boonen have expressed their concerns about the extreme heat in Qatar during the UCI Road World Championships. Read more...

Contador, Cavendish and Wiggins to start in Abu Dhabi

The second edition of the Abu Dhabi Tour will take place from the 20th to the 23rd of October and features the participation of big names like Alberto Contador and Mark Cavendish. Read more...

Greg van Avermaet victorious in Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal

Olympic Champion Greg van Avermaet has won the Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal. The Belgian won the final sprint ahead of Peter Sagan and Diego Ulissi. Read more...

Belgian team coach: I told Greg to go for Silver

Belgian team coach Kevin De Weert says that he told Greg Van Avermaet to go for Silver rather than trying to catch race leader Rafal Majka. Read more...

Greg van Avermaet wins Olympic Gold in Rio de Janeiro

Belgian Greg van Avermaet is the new Olympic champion after beating Jakob Fuglsang and Rafal Majka in a sprint of three at the Copacabana beach. Read more...

Belgians to enter Olympic Road Race without a plan

The Belgian team for the upcoming Olympic Men's Road Race in Rio de Janeiro will aim for a medal without following a specific strategic plan. Read more...




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