Bauke
Mollema

Bauke Mollema, one of the team's leaders, joined Trek-Segafredo in 2015. He has completed the Tour de France eight times, three times finishing in the top 10. In the 2016 Tour, Bauke was sitting in second place, poised for the podium, until a crash in stage 18 ended the dream. Bauke rebounded like a champion – taking an emotional victory in Clásica Ciclista San Sebastián one week later. In 2017, Bauke won stage 13 of the Tour – his biggest career win – and added his first monument, winning Il Lombardia last season. Bauke's never-say-die attitude has captured many victories over his career and won over many fans' hearts.

Date of birth

26/11/1986

From
Netherlands
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What would you be if you were not a cyclist?

A professional runner. One of the first things I will do after my career is running a marathon.

Tell us about your greatest cycling achievement.

Winning Il Lombardia.

If you could borrow one cycling aptitude from any of your Trek-Segafredo teammates what would it be and from whom?

Sprinting like Matteo Moschetti because it would be fun to win more!

What is your favorite Bontrager or Trek equipment?

Everything! And if I have to name one: Flare RT lights from Bontrager and my Trek Emonda. (Um, that's two Bauke.)