Lasse Hansen

Lasse's Stats

  • DOB: February 11, 1992
  • Birth Place: Faaborg, Fyn, Denmark
  • Current Residence: Girona, Spain
  • Nationality: Danish
  • Height: 180 cm
  • Weight: 75 kg
  • Strengths: one day Classics, short time trials
  • Pro Since: 2014

    Q&A with Lasse

  • What is your favorite music to listen to?

    Depends on the situation.

  • What do you listen to for your TT warmup?

    Mostly EDM (electronic dance music).

  • Do you have any unique pre-race routines or lucky charms?

    Not at all. keeping it simple.

  • What food do you miss most when you are traveling away from home?

    A local cake from where I grew up called Brunsviger.

  • What is the first memory you have of riding a bicycle?

    Doing small rides through the Danish countryside, sitting on my granddads top tube, in a baby seat.

  • What was your first professional race and how did it go?

    Dubai Tour. 3rd overall.

  • What is your favorite race and why?

    I have always been fascinated by Milano-Sanremo, maybe because of the distance.

  • What is your proudest accomplishment thus far?

    Winning Olympic gold at the 2012 London Olympics, in the omnium event.

  • What do you like to do when you have time at home that is not cycling?

    I like to go fishing and relax in the nature, see friends and sleep.

  • What career would you have pursued if not for cycling? Or, what was your favorite subject in school?

    I would have pursued a career as an engineer.

Career Highlights

  • 2014 Dubai Tour, GC - 3rd
  • 2013 GP Herning - 1st
  • 2013 Thüringen Rundfahrt U23, GC - 2nd
  • 2013 UCI World Championship TT U23 - 3rd
  • 2013 - Denmark U23 National Championship ITT - 1st
  • 2013 - Denmark U23 National Championship RR - 1st
  • 2012 Olympic Games, Track Omnium - 1st

2014 Results

  • Dubai Tour, GC - 3rd
  • Dubai Tour, stage 1 - 3rd

Lasse's Stats

  • DOB: February 11, 1992
  • Birth Place: Faaborg, Fyn, Denmark
  • Current Residence: Girona, Spain
  • Nationality: Danish
  • Height: 180 cm
  • Weight: 75 kg
  • Strengths: one day Classics, short time trials
  • Pro Since: 2014

    Q&A with Lasse

  • What is your favorite music to listen to?

    Depends on the situation.

  • What do you listen to for your TT warmup?

    Mostly EDM (electronic dance music).

  • Do you have any unique pre-race routines or lucky charms?

    Not at all. keeping it simple.

  • What food do you miss most when you are traveling away from home?

    A local cake from where I grew up called Brunsviger.

  • What is the first memory you have of riding a bicycle?

    Doing small rides through the Danish countryside, sitting on my granddads top tube, in a baby seat.

  • What was your first professional race and how did it go?

    Dubai Tour. 3rd overall.

  • What is your favorite race and why?

    I have always been fascinated by Milano-Sanremo, maybe because of the distance.

  • What is your proudest accomplishment thus far?

    Winning Olympic gold at the 2012 London Olympics, in the omnium event.

  • What do you like to do when you have time at home that is not cycling?

    I like to go fishing and relax in the nature, see friends and sleep.

  • What career would you have pursued if not for cycling? Or, what was your favorite subject in school?

    I would have pursued a career as an engineer.