Daniel Fleeman

Daniel Fleeman (born 3 October 1982) is an English racing cyclist who rode as a professional between 2007 and 2011. He competed in the Under-23 road race at the 2004 UCI Road World Championships in Verona, Italy.[1] In 2009 he was a member of the Cervélo TestTeam.[2] He won the Tour des Pyrenées in 2008 with An Post-Sean Kelly. He retired after the 2011 season.[3]

Dan Fleeman
NHC Daniel Fleeman AB.jpg
Fleeman riding to victory at the 2009 British National Hill-Climb Championship
Personal information
Full nameDaniel Fleeman
NicknameDan
Born (1982-10-03) 3 October 1982 (age 37)
Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, UK
Height180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight63–64 kg (139–141 lb)
Team information
Current teamMetaltek Kuota
DisciplineRoad, Mountain Biking
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber
Amateur team(s)
2013Dig Deep Coaching–Pactimo–Cannondale
2014–Metaltek Kuota
Professional team(s)
2007DFL–Cyclingnews–Litespeed
2008An Post–M.Donnelly–Grant Thornton–Sean Kelly
2009Cervélo TestTeam
2010–2011Team Raleigh

After retiring from road racing Fleeman competed as an Elite mountain bike rider in the national XC series, riding in 2012 as an independent whilst developing his coaching business Dig Deep Coaching, and establishing his own team, Dig Deep Coaching-Pactimo-Cannondale, for 2013. [4] Fleeman returned to the roads in 2014, and subsequently joined Metaltek Kuota, Winning the Rutland – Melton International CiCLE Classic in 2017. [5]

Major resultsEdit

2004
1st   Road race, National Under–23 Road Championships
2005
1st Prix De La St Amour
1st Stage 3 Tour du Beaujolais
2008
1st   Overall Tour des Pyrénées
7th Overall Tour of Britain
10th Overall Vuelta a Extremadura
1st Stage 1 (TTT)
2009
1st   National Hill Climb Championships
2010
1st   National Hill Climb Championships
7th Overall Tour des Pyrénées
7th East Midlands International CiCLE Classic
2011
3rd Richmond Grand Prix
3rd Ryedale Grand Prix[6]
8th Overall Tour de Beauce
10th East Yorkshire Classic[7]
2014
1st   National Marathon Mountain Biking Championships
8th Beaumont Trophy
2015
7th Ryedale Grand Prix[8]
2016
3rd Evesham Vale Road Race[9]
7th Ryedale Grand Prix[10]
9th Rutland–Melton International CiCLE Classic
2017
1st Rutland–Melton International CiCLE Classic

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Brits in the Under-23 World Road Race 1998-2007". Cycling Weekly. 23 September 2008. Retrieved 18 May 2018.
  2. ^ "LLOYD AND FLEEMAN SET FOR CERVELO TEAM". Cycling Weekly. Archived from the original on 9 October 2008. Retrieved 2008-09-26.
  3. ^ "Dan Fleeman retires from competitive cycling". Velonation.com. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
  4. ^ "Fleeman launches mountain bike team". cyclingnews.com. 15 March 2013. Retrieved 29 June 2014.
  5. ^ "Rutland-Melton CiCLE Classic: Fairytale home win for Metaltek Kuota skipper Fleeman".
  6. ^ "Ryedale Grand Prix". British Cycling. 5 June 2011. Retrieved 26 July 2015.
  7. ^ Hunt, Andy (1 August 2011). "Hunt triumphs at East Yorkshire Classic". Cycling Weekly. Retrieved 9 October 2016.
  8. ^ "Ian Bibby (NFTO) takes victory in Ryedale Grand Prix". British Cycling. Retrieved 26 July 2015.
  9. ^ "Tipper sprints to victory in Evesham Vale Road Race". British Cycling. 13 March 2016. Retrieved 22 March 2016.
  10. ^ "Bibby wins Ryedale Grand Prix for second year running". British Cycling. 10 July 2016. Retrieved 2 February 2017.

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