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Bjarne Lykkegård Riis Net Worth

Bjarne Lykkegård Riis Net Worth is
$15 Million

Bjarne Lykkegård Riis Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Bjarne Lykkegård Riis (pronounced [bj?rn? ri?s]; born 3 April 1964), nicknamed The Eagle from Herning (Danish: Ørnen fra Herning), is a Danish former professional road bicycle racer who placed first in the 1996 Tour de France, and is now the team owner and manager of Danish UCI ProTour outfit Team Tinkoff-Saxo. Other career highlights include placing first in the Amstel Gold Race in 1997, multiple Danish National Championships, and stage wins in the Giro d'Italia. On 25 May 2007, he admitted that he placed first in the Tour de France using banned substances, and he was no longer considered the winner by the Tour's organizers. In July 2008, the Tour reconfirmed his victory but with an asterisk label to indicate his doping offences.
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Date Of BirthApril 3, 1964
Place Of BirthHerning, Denmark
Height6' 1¼" (1.86 m)
Star SignAries
#Fact
1Resides in Toscany with wife, former professional handball player Anne Dorthe Tanderup and their 3 sons.
2Has 2 sons from previous marriage to Mette Riis.
3First and only Dane, who has ever won the Tour de France (1996 with Telekom).
4Former Danish road bicycle racer and current team owner and manager of CSC.
5After some of his former Telekom teammates admitted having been used illegal substances, he confessed to taking EPO, growth hormone and cortisone from 1993 to 1998, including during his victory in the 1996 Tour de France (25 May 2007).

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Go' morgen Danmark2016TV SeriesHimself
Dinas dates2006TV SeriesHimself
Overcoming2005DocumentaryHimself
Go' aften Danmark2004-2005TV SeriesHimself
Et år med 'Angora'2004TV Special documentaryHimself (Tour de France shootings) (uncredited)
aHA!2004TV SeriesHimself
Drengene fra Angora2004TV SeriesHimself
Sport20032003TV SpecialHimself
Reimer Bo møder2001TV SeriesHimself
Sport i 2'eren1996TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gintberg på kanten2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Z Hit-Paraden2009TV SeriesHimself
Jan Ullrich: Zwischen Licht und Schatten2004TV Short documentaryHimself
Hvorfor har mænd magten?2004TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Le tour a 100 ans2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
Alle tiders underholdning2002TV Series documentaryHimself

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