Portrait

Fabian Cancellara
Name
Cancellara
Vorname
Fabian
Wohnort
Ittigen
Heimatort
Wohlen bei Bern
Geburtsdatum
18.03.1981
Sprache
Deutsch, Englisch, Italienisch
Sportart
Rad Strasse

Resultate Rio 2016

Datum Zeit (CET) Ort Wettkampf Resultat Final
06.08.2016 14:30 Fort Copacabana Men's Road Race Rang: 34 (6:21:54) F
10.08.2016 15:00 Pontal Men's Individual Time Trial Rang: 1 (1:12:15.42) F

Highlights

Olympic Games
YearLocationRoad RaceIndividual Time Trial
2012London, GBR1067
2008Beijing, CHN21
2004Athens, GREDNF9

World Championships
YearLocationRoad RaceIndividual Time TrialTeam Time Trial
2014Ponferrada, ESP11-7
2013Florence, ITA1035
2011Copenhagen, DEN43-
2010Melbourne, VIC, AUS501-
2009Mendrisio, SUI51-
2007Stuttgart, GERDNF1-
2006Salzburg, AUT301-
2005Madrid, ESP1223-
2004Verona, ITADNF8-
2003Hamilton, ON, CANDNF18-
2002Zolder, BEL1489-
2001Lisbon, POR-15-

Tour de France
RankEventYearLocation
62Individual2008Paris, FRA
91Individual2009Paris, FRA
97Individual2007Paris, FRA
109Individual2004Paris, FRA
119Individual2011Paris, FRA
121Individual2010Paris, FRA
126Individual2005Paris, FRA

Vuelta a Espanya
RankEventYearLocation
DNSIndividual2006Madrid, ESP

Giro d'Italia
RankEventYearLocation
DNFIndividual2007Milan, ITA

Ten best WorldTour performances in career
RankYearEventCompetitionLocation
12014Road RaceRonde van VlaanderenOudenaarde, BEL
12013Road RaceParis - RoubaixRoubaix, FRA
12013Road RaceRonde van VlaanderenOudenaarde, BEL
12013Road RaceE3 HarelbekeHarelbeke, BEL
12011Road RaceE3 HarelbekeHarelbeke, BEL
12010Road RaceParis - RoubaixRoubaix, FRA
12010Road RaceRonde van VlaanderenMeerbeke, BEL
12010Road RaceE3 HarelbekeHarelbeke, BEL
12009IndividualTour de SuisseBern, SUI
12008Road RaceMilano - SanremoSanremo, ITA
12008IndividualTirreno - AdriaticoSan Benedetto del Tronto, ITA
12006Road RaceParis - RoubaixRoubaix, FRA


Legend
DNF - Did Not Finish, DNS - Did Not Start, DSQ - Disqualified, OTL - Outside the Time Limit

Weitere Informationen (Englisch)

Injuries
A stomach flu forced him to withdraw from the 2015 Vuelta a Espana on stage three. (velonews.competitor.com, 17 Dec 2015)

He crashed on stage three of the 2015 Tour de France and fractured two vertebrae in his lower back. He finished the stage but was then forced to withdraw from the race. (bbc.co.uk, 06 Jul 2015)

In March 2015 he crashed at the 2015 E3 Harelbeke race in Belgium and fractured his lower back. (bbc.co.uk, 27 Mar 2015)

In 2012 he crashed during the Tour of Flanders in Belgium and had to have surgery to repair a quadruple collarbone fracture. (Cycling News, 03 Apr 2012)
Nickname
Spartacus (rts.ch, 06 Jul 2015)
Family
Wife Stefanie, daughters Giuliana and Elina
Additional Information
Awards
He was named the 2008 Swiss Sportsman of the Year after his triumph in the Milan-San Remo classic, a second-place finish in the Paris-Roubaix race and his win in the individual time trial at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. (fabiancancellara.ch, 03 Apr 2012)

Type of rider
Cobbles specialist, Time-trialist (SportsDeskOnline, 20 Jul 2016)

General
RETIREMENT
He plans to retire at the of the 2016 season. "There's not a single part of me that doesn't want to retire at the end of the season. It's time to go. I think it's good that I'm retiring when I want to, not because of health, not because of bad health, not because of not being able to find a new contract." (cyclingweekly.co.uk, 05 Apr 2016)

OTHER ACTIVITIES
He has served as an ambassador for the Laureus Foundation in Switzerland. The organisation seeks to improve the life chances of disadvantaged children through sport. (fabiancancellara.ch, 2016)

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