Oliver Naesen

Belgian – Puncher / Classics rider
Date and place of birth: September 16th, 1990 in Ostend (Belgium)
Height: 1m84 / Weight: 72kg
Turned pro in 2015
In the AG2R CITROËN TEAM Team since 2017
Professional wins: 5




  • Your nickname : Oli
  • Your favorite race: Paris-Roubaix and Ronde Van Vlaanderen
  • Your best memory on bike: Belgian national road race championship 2017
  • Your worst memory on bike: accidents of Antoine Demoitié, Stig Broeckx and Bjorg Lambrecht
  • The club where you started cycling: Denderstreek Labiekes
  • Your hobbies: have fun with my family and my friends
  • Music you like: many music styles, too many to choose one !
  • If you were a movie: Django Unchained
  • If you were a dish: macaroni
  • If you had to practise another job, which one? I have no idea
  • Your qualities and defaults: you have to ask to my friends or to my family !




  • 2nd overall, 4 Jours de Dunkerque – G.P. des Hauts de France / 2nd on a stage
  • 4th Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
  • 7th Bretagne Classic Ouest-France
  • 9th on a stage, Paris-Nice


  • 4th E3 Saxo Bank Classic
  • 7th Tro Bro Leon
  • 10th on a stage, Tour du Benelux


  • 2nd on a stage, BinckBank Tour
  • 5th and 8th on stages, Tour de France
  • 7th Ronde van Vlaanderen
  • 7th Omloop Het Nieuwsblad


  • Stage winner, BinckBank Tour / 2nd overall
  • 2nd and 8th on stages, Paris-Nice
  • 2nd Milano-Sanremo
  • 2nd Binche-Chimay-Binche
  • 3rd Gent-Wevelgem
  • 3rd Paris-Tours
  • 4th, 7th, 8th and 9th on stages, Tour de France
  • 5th and 7th on stages, Tour of Oman
  • 7th Ronde Van Vlaanderen
  • 8th E3 BinckBank Classic
  • 8th Prudential Ride London Surrey Classic
  • 10th Omloop Het Nieuwsblad


  • Winner Bretagne Classic
  • 3rd G.P. Eschborn-Frankfurt
  • 3rd Eurométropole Tour
  • 3rd Binche-Chimay-Binche
  • 4th G.P. Cycliste de Montréal
  • 4th G.P. E3 Harelbeke
  • 4th Paris-Tours
  • 6th Gent-Wevelgem


  • Belgian national road race champion
  • 3rd G.P. E3 Harelbeke
  • 3rd overall, 4 Jours de Dunkerque – Tour des Hauts de France / 3rd on a stage
  • 4th and 7th on stages, Baloise Belgium Tour / 8th overall
  • 5th overall, E3 BinckBank Tour / 4th, 6th and 7th on stages
  • 6th Dwars door Vlaanderen
  • 6th Paris-Tours
  • 6th Eurométropole Tour
  • 7th Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
  • 8th Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne
  • 10th Prudential RideLondon – Surrey Classic
  • 13th Amstel Gold Race

2016 (IAM Cycling)

  • Winner Bretagne Classic
  • 2nd Eurométropole Tour
  • 2nd overall, Eneco Tour / 3rd on a stage
  • 13th Paris-Roubaix
  • 13th Omloop Het Nieuwsblad

2015 (Topsort Vlaanderen – Baloise)

  • Winner la Polynormande
  • Winner Gooikse Pijl
  • Overall winner youth classification, Skoda-Tour de Luxembourg / 6th overall
  • 2nd Schaal Sels
  • 3rd G.P. Stad Zottegem
  • 3rd Omloop van het Waasland
  • 5th Druivenkoers-Overijse
  • 7th overall, Baloise-Belgium Tour