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Barry Markus

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Barry Markus Straßenradsport
Barry Markus (2015)
Barry Markus (2015)
About the person
Date of birth 17. July 1991
Nation NetherlandsNiederlande Netherlands
Discipline Rail, Road
To the team
Current Team Jumbo Visma
International Team(s)
2010-2011
2011
2012-2013
2014-
Rabobank Continental Team
Vacansoleil-DCM (Stagiaire)
Vacansoleil-DCM
Belkin-Pro Cycling Team
Most important successes

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Barry Markus (born 17 July 1991 in Amsterdam) is a Dutch track and road cyclist.

In 2006, Barry Markus became Dutch champion in the youth class in the individual time trial and he won a stage at the Critérium Européens des Jeunes. The next year he was able to defend his championship title. In the junior class in 2008 Markus won two stages at the Driedaagse van Axel and a section at the Westbrabantse Pijl. On the track he became Dutch champion in the Keirin and the Madison. In 2009 he won a stage each at the Vlaams-Brabantse Pijl Korbeek-Lo and at the Trofeo Karlsberg. At the European Junior Championships he won the silver medal in the road race.

In 2010 and 2011 Markus rode for Rabobank Continental, the farmteam of the ProTeam Rabobank. In 2012 he got his first contract with a ProTeam, Vacansoleil-DCM.

His younger sister Kelly Martin is also a cyclist.

Successes – Railway

2008
  • NetherlandsNiederlande Dutch Champion – Keirin (Juniors)
  • NetherlandsNiederlande Dutch Champion – Madison (Juniors) with Yoeri Havik
2011
  • UIV Cup – Rotterdam (with Max Stahr)
  • NetherlandsNiederlande Dutch Champion – Madison with Roy Pieters
2012
  • Bronze U23 European Championship – Scratch

Successes – Road

2009
  • Silber European Championship – Road Race (Juniors)
2010
  • one stage of the Tour of Thuringia
2011
  • Ster van Zwolle
  • Dorpenomloop Rucphen
  • one stage and team time trial Vuelta Ciclista a León

Grand Tour placings

Grand Tour 2013 2014
Maglia Rosa Giro d’Italia – – – –
Gelbes Trikot Tour de France – –
Rotes Trikot Vuelta a España DNF
Legend: DNF: did not finish, abandoned or taken out of the race due to timeout

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