Germany

Christian Knees

Age
39
Height
1.94M
Time with the INEOS Grenadiers
9 Years
Speciality
Rouleur Domestique

Biography

Currently enjoying his 10th season as part of the team, few riders can match the experience and achievements in the sport of Christian Knees. The former German national champion was part of the team’s first Tour de France victory, as well as supporting Chris Froome in his recent three consecutive Grand Tour wins. Knees is an expert at protecting his team leader, but also loves mixing it up in the Classics and sprint finishes.

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  • 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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