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Fabian Cancellara (born 18 Mairch 1981), nicknamed "Spartacus",[1][2] is a Swiss professional road bicycle racer for UCI ProTeam Trek–Segafredo.[4] He wis born in Wohlen bei Bern, Switzerland.

Fabian Cancellara
Fabian Cancellara, Tour de Pologne 2013 (2) (cropped).jpg
Cancellara in 2013
Personal information
Full name Fabian Cancellara
Nickname Spartacus[1][2]
Born (1981-03-18) 18 Mairch 1981 (age 38)[3]
Wohlen bei Bern, Swisserland
Hicht 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)[3]
Wecht 82 kg (181 lb; 12.9 st)[3]
Team information
Current team Trek–Segafredo
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider teep Time-trialist
Clessics specialist
Amateur team(s)
2000 Mapei–Quick-Step (stagiaire)
Perfaisional team(s)
2001–2002 Mapei–Quick-Step
2003–2005 Fassa Bortolo
2006–2010 Team CSC
2011– Leopard Trek
Major wins

Grand Tours

Tour de France
7 indiveedual stages
(2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012)
Vuelta a España
3 indiveedual stages (2009, 2013)

Stage races

Tirreno–Adriatico (2008)
Tour de Suisse (2009)
Danmark Rundt (2006)
Tour o Oman (2010)
ZLM Tour (2002)

Ane-day races an Clessics

Paris–Roubaix (2006, 2010, 2013)
Milan–San Remo (2008)
Strade Bianche (2008, 2012, 2016)
Tour o Flanders (2010, 2013, 2014)
E3 Harelbeke (2010, 2011, 2013)
National Road Race Championships (2009, 2011)
National Time Trial Championships
(2002, 2004–2008, 20122014)

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Mathias Froidevaux (2008-07-11). "The Swiss Spartacus gears up for success". swissinfo. SRG SSR. Archived frae the oreeginal on December 20, 2014. Retrieved 2013-04-03. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Fabian Cancellara". SR/Olympic Sports. Sports-Reference.com. Archived frae the oreeginal on November 4, 2013. Retrieved 2010-12-09. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Fabian Cancellara". RadioShack-Leopard. Archived frae the oreeginal on July 27, 2013. Retrieved 2013-04-03. 
  4. "RadioShack-Leopard (RLT) – LUX". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived frae the oreeginal on January 6, 2014. Retrieved 2013-01-12.