Germany

Christian Knees

Age
38
Height
1.94M
Time with Team INEOS
8 Years
Speciality
Rouleur Domestique

Biography

An experienced and decorated domestique, Christian Knees was part of the team’s first Tour de France victory and more recently played a key role in Chris Froome’s hat-trick of Grand Tour successes. Entering his 14th season as a professional in 2019, the powerful German is an expert at protecting his team leader, but also loves mixing it up in the Classics and sprint finishes.

  • 2005

    • Saschen Tour
      • 2nd overall

  • 2006

    • Rund um Koln
      • 1st overall

  • 2008

    • Bayern Rundfahrt
      • 1st overall

    • Tour de France
      • 4th stage 9

    • Sparkassen Giro
      • 2nd overall

  • 2009

    • Eschborn-Frankfurt
      • 3rd overall

  • 2010

    • German Road Race Championships
      • 1st overall

    • Tour de France
      • 5th stage 2

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