Boy van Poppel

Boy van Poppel
Boy van Poppel
Residence
Poppel
Date of birth
18 January 1988
Length
1m86
Weight
77kg
Specialties
Cobbles, sprints

Bio

Boy is the son of former rider and ROC sport director Jean-Paul van Poppel. He became a professional cyclist in 2011, adding up six seasons at WorldTour level, the past few years at team Trek. He started six times in a Grand Tour. Boy also has a past as a cyclo-cross rider: he became World Champion in the junior category in 2006.

 

Top results 2019

  • Tour of Oman, stage 1 (16/02): 7th

 


Favorite riders
Robbie McEwen
Favorite race(s)
Tour of Flanders
Most beautiful race memory
World cyclo-cross Championships 2006, Tour of Missouri 2008
Hobbies
My koi pond
Favorite music
Coldplay
Ambitions season 2019
Winning races

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