Who is Annemiek van Vleuten?
Annemiek van Vleuten is a professional road racing cyclist from the Netherlands who currently competes for the UCI Women’s WorldTeam Movistar Team. She was born on born 8 October 1982 in Vleuten, Netherlands.
After a catastrophic incident at the 2016 Rio Olympics that left her with possibly career-threatening injuries, She is now an Olympic Champion after winning the Women’s Individual Time Trial with a 56-second lead over second-place finisher Marlen Reusser of Switzerland.
Annemiek van Vleuten Biography
|Real Name||Annemiek van Vleuten
|Birth Date||8 October 1982
|Age||38 Years Old
|Birth Place||Vleuten, Netherlands
|Marital Status||Not Married
She is 38 years old.
She is not married yet. She is not in a relationship at the moment. She has kept his personal life a secret. So we can say she is single so far.
Van Vleuten competed in the Women’s road race at the 2012 Summer Olympics alongside Ellen van Dijk, Marianne Vos, and Loes Gunnewijk for the Netherlands, which was won by Vos.
She also represented the Netherlands at the 2015 European Games in cycling, where she won a bronze medal in the women’s time trial.
She won the ITT World Championship in Bergen in 2017, and she repeated the feat the following year in Innsbruck.
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In 2019, she won the World Road Race in Harrogate, where she rode solo for 100 kilometers of the 149-kilometer race, keeping the chasing groups at bay.
Annemiek van Vleuten Takes Gold At Tokyo Olympics
She was one of four Dutch cyclists racing in the 137 km-long women’s road race in Tokyo, Japan, in July 2021, and she earned the silver medal, finishing 75 seconds behind Austria’s Anna Kiesenhofer.
Van Vleuten wrecked with about 60 kilometers to go in the race, but he was able to rejoin it. With 2.1 kilometers to go, her attack put her in second place.
Van Vleuten thought she had won the race as she crossed the finish line since she was unaware that Kiesenhofer was ahead of her.