Linus Gerdemann

Romain Feillu wins final stage of Tour of Luxembourg as Linus Gerdemann takes overall

LUXEMBOURG (AFP) -Former Tour de France stage winner Linus Gerdemann of Germany held on to his overnight lead to win the Tour of Luxembourg for his Leopard-Trek team Sunday. French sprinter Romain Feillu, of Vacansoleil, won the fourth and final stage. Gerdemann’s teammate Fränk Schleck attacked one kilometer from the finish in Luxembourg City. Local […]

Linus Gerdemann wins stage, takes lead at Tour of Luxembourg

DIFFERDANGE, Luxembourg (AFP) – Leopard-Trek’s Linus Gerdemann won the Tour of Luxembourg 200km second stage from Schifflange to Differdange on Friday. Gerdemann crossed the line on his own, nine seconds ahead of the peloton, led in by Arthur Vichot (Française des Jeux). Gerdemann’s win put him into the leader’s jersey, which he inherited from his Swiss teammate […]

Gerdemann wins in Mallorca

Linus Gerdemann (Milram) took an early-season win in Tuesday’s mountainous Trofeo Inca at the Mallorca Challenge. The former Tour de France yellow jersey-wearer escaped over the day’s final hurdle at the Cat. 1 Puig Major in the 157.2km stage over the highest climbs on Mallorca to claim victory ahead of two fellow escapees.