Vegard Stake Laengen

Vegard Stake Laengen
Personal information
Full name Vegard Stake Laengen
Born (1989-02-07) 7 February 1989
Oslo, Norway
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 77 kg (170 lb)
Team information
Current team IAM Cycling
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Classics specialist, Time-trialist
Amateur team(s)
2008 Team Trek Adecco
Professional team(s)
2009–2011 Joker–Bianchi
2012 Team Type 1–Sanofi Aventis
2013–2014 Bretagne–Séché Environnement[1]
2015 Team Joker
2016– IAM Cycling
Infobox last updated on
2 February 2016

Vegard Stake Laengen (born 7 February 1989) is a Norwegian professional road racing cyclist who rides for IAM Cycling.[2] Born in Oslo, Norway, Laengen currently resides in Fredrikstad, Norway.[3][4] In August 2015 Team Joker confirmed that Laengen would be leaving the team to join IAM Cycling for 2016.[5] He was named in the start list for the 2016 Giro d'Italia[6] and the 2016 Vuelta a España.[7]

Career achievements

Major results


Grand Tour general classification results timeline

Grand Tour 2016
Pink jersey Giro 83
Yellow jersey Tour -
red jersey Vuelta 81

WD = Withdrew; IP = In Progress


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  2. Wedervang, Mads (28 October 2014). "Stake Laengen klar for hardtsatsende Joker". TV 2 (in Norwegian). TV 2 Group. Retrieved 18 February 2015.
  3. 1 2 "Vegard Stake Laengen at Bretagne-Séché Environnement". Bretagne–Séché Environnement. Rennes, Brittany: Emmanuel Hubert. Retrieved 6 January 2013.
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  5. "News shorts: Vuillermoz wins Rio Olympics test event". 17 August 2015. Retrieved 18 August 2015.
  6. "99th Giro d'Italia Startlist". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 6 May 2016.
  7. "71st Vuelta a España". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 20 August 2016.
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  9. "Vegard Stake Laengen at Cycling Base". Cycling Base. Retrieved 6 January 2013.
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