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Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig

FDJ-Suez

Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig

Personal Details:

Nationality Denmark
Date of birth 23/08/1995

Biography:

Birthplace: Frederiksberg, Denmark

Height: 1.68m (5'6")

Date of Birth: August 23, 1995


Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig is a Danish pro road cyclist who excels on stage races. She signed with the FDJ-SUEZ-Futuroscope programme in 2020 as a team leader, known for her positive attitude as much as her climbing aptitude. In 2022 she earned a signature victory for her French WorldTour team on stage 3 of the Tour de France Femmes. 


She began her road career in 2017 riding for Cervelo Bigla Pro Cycling Team, a year after winning the road race at Danish Nationals as a 21 year old. She had podiums at Trofeo Alfredo Binda (2017, 2019, 2021), La Course by Le Tour de France (2019, 2021) and La Flèche Wallonne Féminine (2020). Her first WorldTour victory came in 2021 on stage 3 of the Vuelta a Burgos on an uphill sprint finish. Later that year she finished 10th in the road race in her first Olympic Games.


KEY RESULTS

Tour de France Femmes - 1 stage (2022)

Tour of Scandinavia - Overall (2022)

Tokyo Olympic Games - 10th in road race (2021)

Vuelta a Burgos - 1 stage (2021)

La Course by Le Tour de France - 2nd (2021), 3rd (2019)

La Flèche Wallonne Féminine - 2nd (2020)

Giro dell'Emilia Internazionale Donne Elite - 1st (2020)

Trofeo Alfredo Binda - 3rd 3x (2017, 2019, 2021)

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