Frank Høj

Frank Høj
Personal information
Full name Frank Høj
Born (1973-01-04) 4 January 1973
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
19951997 Collstrop–Lystex
1998 Palmans-Ideal
1999 U.S. Postal Service
2000 Française des Jeux
20012002 Coast
2003 Fakta
2004 Team CSC
20052006 Gerolsteiner
20072008 Cofidis
20092010 Team Saxo Bank
Major wins
Veenendaal–Veenendaal (1998)
Circuit Franco-Belge (1998)
Infobox last updated on
1 February 2009

Frank Høj (born 4 January 1973) is a retired Danish professional road bicycle racer. Høj started as a stagiaire for the Zetelhallen team in 1994, and became professional in 1995 for Collstrop–Lystex. His first win as a professional came the year after. In a live interview with Danish media station TV2 during the coverage of Tour de France 2015, Høj admitted to have used EPO in the early periods of his career, namely 1995-1998.

Major results

Stage 1, Milk Race
Stage 3, Circuit Franco-Belge
1995 Collstrop–Lystex
1996 Collstrop–Lystex
Metas Volantes Competition in Vuelta a Andalucía
1997 Collstrop
Scandinavian Championship
Omloop van de Westkust
Grote Prijs Stad Zottegem
1998 Palmans
Danish Road Racing Championship
Circuit Franco-Belge
1999 U.S. Postal Service
2000 Française des Jeux
Grand Prix Fayt-Le-Franc
2nd, Paris - Brussel
6th, Olympic Games
2001 Team Coast
Combativity Competition, Danmark Rundt
2002 Team Coast
2nd, Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
2003 Team Fakta
Sachsen Tour
2nd, Overall
2004 Team CSC
2nd, silver medalist(s) Danish Time Trial Championship
8th, Olympic Games
8th, Tour of Flanders
10th, Paris–Roubaix
2005 Gerolsteiner
Stage 3, Circuit Franco-Belge
2006 Gerolsteiner
7th, Paris–Tours
2007 Cofidis
2008 Cofidis
2nd, silver medalist(s) National Time Trial Championship
2009 Team Saxo Bank
3rd, bronze medalist(s) National Road Race Championship
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