|Full name||Dennis Vanendert|
27 June 1988|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||64 kg (141 lb; 10.1 st)|
|Discipline||Road and cyclo-cross|
|2011||UC Pistoiese Cecchi Logistica|
Infobox last updated on|
2 January 2014
Dennis Vanendert (born 27 June 1988) is a Belgian professional road bicycle racer and cyclo-cross rider, who rides for UCI ProTeam Lotto–Soudal. His elder brother Jelle is also a professional cyclist, and is a member of the Lotto–Belisol team, like his brother.
Born in Neerpelt, Vanendert has been competing as a professional since the start of the 2012 season, joining Lotto–Belisol from Italian amateur squad UC Pistoiese Cecchi Logistica. Vanendert made his Grand Tour début at the 2012 Giro d'Italia, as one of three new professionals alongside Gaëtan Bille and Brian Bulgaç. During the eighteenth stage, Vanendert was part of the bunch sprint, and eventually finished in tenth place.
- 2nd Overall, Tour du Valromey
- 2nd, Koppenbergcross (junior)
- 1st National Junior Cyclo-cross Championships
- 2nd, Romsée–Stavelot–Romsée
- 9th, Izegem
- 3rd, Beverbeek Classic
- 5th, Zuidkempense Pijl
- 5th, Memorial Noël Soetaert
- 8th, Memorial Fred De Bruyne
- 1st, Aalst bij Sint Truiden
- 2nd, Trofee van Haspengouw
- 5th, Flèche Ardennaise
- 5th, Circuit du Hainaut
- 8th, Buggenhout
- 3rd, Giro del Medio Brenta
- 3rd, Gran Premio Vivaisti Cenaiesi
- 4th, Pistoia–Fiorano
- 5th, Trofeo Pedalata Elettrica
- 6th, Giro del Valdarno
- 6th, Trofeo Società Ciclistica Corsanico
- 6th, Giro del Pratomagno
- 7th, Coppa Comune di Castelfranco di Sopra
- 8th, Coppa Bologna
- 8th, Trofeo Nesti e Nelli Concessionaria Toyota
- 8th, Giro del Montalbano
- 10th, Classica di Colbuccaro
- 8th, Clásica de Almería
- "Lotto Belisol (LTB) – BEL". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 6 January 2013.
- "Van den Broeck, Vanendert to new Lotto team". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 19 July 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2012.
- Atkins, Ben (1 May 2012). "Nine Lotto-Belisol riders with goals at the Giro d'Italia". VeloNation. VeloNation LLC. Retrieved 24 May 2012.
With Dennis Vanendert, Brian Bulgac and Gaetan Bille, three of our neo-pros are making their debut in a Grand Tour.
- Benson, Daniel (24 May 2012). "Guardini has Cavendish's number in Vedelago". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. Retrieved 24 May 2012.
- Atkins, Ben (24 May 2012). "Andrea Guardini comes of age with a sprint victory in Vedelago". VeloNation. VeloNation LLC. Retrieved 24 May 2012.
- Lotto-Belisol profile
- Dennis Vanendert on Twitter
- Dennis Vanendert profile at Cycling Archives
- Cycling Quotient profile