Jan Tratnik

Team Visma | Lease a Bike // SLO



Jan ‘Syuk’ Tratnik is a professional cyclist for Team Visma | Lease a Bike. He is a leader for classics and one-day races as well as a skilled domestique for the team. He is a specialist time-trialist, having won prologue at the Tour de Romandie, two national time trial championships, as well as scored several top 10 placements in the WT races.

His crowning achievement is winning a Belgian Classic Omloop Het Nieuwsblad in 2024. 



Slovenian 🇸🇮

Place of birth



Classics, Time Trial

UCI Ranking








Jan started his professional cycling career in 2007. Across the past 13 years, he reached great results at all levels of international competition, all the way to the stage victory in the Grand Tour.

But the hunt for new triumphs continues in 2021 and beyond!

Omloop Het Nieuwsblad 2024

Jan made cycling history by winning his first Belgian classic, Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, just one day after his 34th birthday. He won the race in style after a nerve-wracking late attack from a small group of favourites.

GIRO 2020 STAGE 16

It was on October 20th 2020 that the dreams came true as Jan won Stage 16 of Giro d’Italia. After over 50km of solo ride, Jan won on the final climb a mere stone-throw away from his native Slovenia.


Spring update

I finally managed to write a little again about how the last few weeks went and what are the plans for the upcoming weeks. After

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Victory on the cobbles

Syuk continues to deliver top performances. Tratnik made cycling history by winning the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad (OHN) race on the Belgian cobbles, a day after

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