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CLASSIFIED ADDS ANOTHER BIG NAME TO THE ROSTER

CLASSIFIED ADDS ANOTHER BIG NAME TO THE ROSTER

Classified takes the next step on its ambassador journey by bringing in the former Road World Champion Philippe Gilbert. The company’s investors also include well-respected…

Thursday, Jan 19

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Classified takes the next step on its ambassador journey by bringing in the former Road World Champion Philippe Gilbert. The company’s investors also include well-respected Olympic and World Champion riders Tom Boonen, Anna Van der Breggen, Andre Greipel and Marcel Kittel. 101th Ronde Van Vlaanderen 2017 (1.UWT) race winner Philippe Gilbert (BEL/Quick Step floors) crossing the finish line in Oudenaarde 1day race: Antwerp › Oudenaarde – BEL (260km) Classified Cycling takes center stage at Belgian Cycling Show Vélofollies to announce its newest ambassador and investor, former professional cyclist and fellow Belgian Philippe Gilbert. Classified Cycling, the progressive drivetrain innovator from Belgium, is proud to add a rider of Phillipe’s stature to the ambassador team.

Born in Verviers in 1982, a city in one of the most famous cycling regions of Belgium, Wallonia, Philippe started cycling at an early age, embarking on an impressive career that saw him crowned Road World Champion in 2012 and win the Amstel Gold Race four times. His palmarès also include two Giro di Lombardia, Liège – Bastogne – Liège, Paris Roubaix and, of course, that famous breakaway Tour des Flandres win in 2017. Far from just a Classics rider, Phillippe also won 7 Vuelta a España stages and an overall victory at the 2014 Tour of Beijing.

Philippe retired last season from professional cycling and has now joined Classified Cycling as an investor and ambassador, bringing a wealth of World Tour expertise and cycling passion to the company and its products. “I believe in technology as […]

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