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Jimmy Janssens

Feel free to call Jimmy Janssens a late bloomer. He raced at continental level until late in his twenties. Jimmy turned pro in 2019 at Corendon-Circus and since then he has mainly been deployed in the more challenging races involving climbing. He was the oldest Grand Tour debutant at the 2021 Giro d'Italia. 

    • Date of birth :
    • 30 May 1989
    • Place of birth :
    • Herentals, Belgium
    • Height :
    • 1m83
    • Weight :
    • 74kg
    • Professional :
    • Since 2019
    • At Alpecin-Fenix :
    • Since 2019


Favourite training area: Liège

Favourite one-day race: Liège-Bastogne-Liège

Favourite stage race: Ruta del Sol

Childhood sports hero: Iban Mayo, Jan Ullrich

Best warm-up music: Techno

Favourite healthy food: Pasta pesto

Favourite cheat meal: Belgian fries with beef stew and mayonnaise

Hobbies: Motocross, darts