Klaas Lodewyck (BEL)

Turned pro


Date of birth

March 24, 1988

Place of birth

Roeselare, Belgium




Diksmuide, Belgium


5 ft 11 inch / 180 cm


154 lbs / 70 kg

Bio snapshot

Was announced Aug. 6 he would be withheld from racing for an indefinite amount of time due to a problem with his heart ... Made return at Tour de Wallonie after breaking his right collarbone in a crash while racing with the Belgian national team in Halle-Ingooigem on June 25 ... Helped teammate Philippe Gilbert win Ster ZLM Toer, Steve Cummings win Tour Méditerranéen and Taylor Phinney win Dubai Tour ... 2013: Top 10 finishes include seventh on Stage 1 of Tour Méditerranéan and seventh on Stage 6 of Santos Tour Down Under ... 2012: Scored a pair of top 10 finishes at Tour of Beijing and Tour de Wallonie, including third on Stage 4 ... Earned most aggressive rider jersey at Tour of Oman … Missed several weeks of the season in late spring while recovering from right knee injury ... Followed Omega Pharma-Lotto teammates Adam Blythe and Philippe Gilbert to the BMC Racing Team for 2012 … 2011: Six top 10 finishes included fourth at Trofeo Cala Millor … Fourth at 2010 Paris-Tours.

Specialties and Strengths

One-day classics, one-week stage races

Top 10 results 2014

May 29

Baloise Belgium Tour, Stage 2


March 21

Handzame Classic


March 19

Nokere Koerse    


Career Highlights


3rd, Stage 1 (TTT), Tirreno-Adriatico (ITA)
7th, Stage 1, Tour Méditerranéen (FRA)
7th, Stage 6, Santos Tour Down Under (AUS)
9th, Stage 7, Vuelta a España (ESP)
10th, Stage 4, Santos Tour Down Under (AUS)


3rd, Stage 4, Tour de Wallonie (BEL) 
5th, Stage 2, Vuelta a Espana (ESP) 
7th, Stage 5, Tour de Suisse (SUI)
7th, Stage 4, Tour of Beijing (CHN) 
9th overall, Franco-Belge (BEL) 


4th, Trofeo Cala Millor (ESP)
4th, Stage 1 (TTT), Giro d'Italia (ITA)
5th, Trofeo Palma de Mallorca (ESP)