Hincapie–Leomo p/b BMC

Hincapie–Leomo p/b BMC (UCI team code: HLB) is an American cycling team focusing on road bicycle racing. The team was developed by former professional racing cyclist George Hincapie.[1] The team is managed by Rich Hincapie with assistance from directeur sportif Thomas Craven. The team was founded as a junior development team known as Hincapie–Holowesko Partners. It joined the UCI Continental Tour in partnership with UCI ProTour team BMC Racing Team in 2012.[2] Riders who have gone on to compete for UCI WorldTeams and Professional Continental teams include Tanner Putt, Tyler Magner, Joey Rosskopf and Dion Smith.[3]

Hincapie–Leomo p/b BMC
Team information
UCI codeHLB
RegisteredUnited States
Founded2012 (2012)
Discipline(s)Road
StatusUCI Continental (2012–2017, 2019–)
UCI Professional Continental (2018)
BicyclesBMC
Key personnel
General managerRich Hincapie
Team manager(s)Thomas Craven
Team name history
2012
2013–2014
2015
2016–2017
2018
2019
2020–
BMC–Hincapie Sportswear Development Team
Hincapie Sportswear Development Team
Hincapie Racing Team
Holowesko Citadel Racing Team p/b Hincapie Sportswear
Holowesko–Citadel p/b Arapahoe Resources
Arapahoe Resources–BMC
Hincapie–Leomo p/b BMC

In November 2017, the team was promoted to UCI Professional Continental status in time for the 2018 season.[4]

Team rosterEdit

As of April 3, 2020.[5]
Rider Date of birth
  Cameron Beard (USA) (1998-08-01) August 1, 1998 (age 22)
  Dario Giovine (ITA) (1992-03-11) March 11, 1992 (age 29)
  Noah Granigan (USA) (1996-01-18) January 18, 1996 (age 25)
  Richard Holec (CZE) (1999-01-23) January 23, 1999 (age 22)
  Yuki Ishihara (JPN) (1997-04-05) April 5, 1997 (age 24)
  Sam Janisch (USA) (2000-04-10) April 10, 2000 (age 21)
  Seth Jones (USA) (2000-08-04) August 4, 2000 (age 20)
Rider Date of birth
  Simon Jones (USA) (1999-08-24) August 24, 1999 (age 21)
  Yusuke Kadota (JPN) (1998-08-18) August 18, 1998 (age 22)
  Tomoya Koyama (JPN) (1998-07-18) July 18, 1998 (age 22)
  Spencer Petrov (USA) (1998-09-09) September 9, 1998 (age 22)
  Brendan Rhim (USA) (1995-12-19) December 19, 1995 (age 25)
  Pablo Torres (ESP) (1987-11-28) November 28, 1987 (age 33)

Major winsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Petty, Daniel (August 19, 2014). "George Hincapie returns to USA Pro Challenge as team developer". Denver Post. Retrieved October 18, 2014.
  2. ^ "BMC-Hincapie Sportswear Team Announced". November 1, 2011. Retrieved August 23, 2014.
  3. ^ Malach, Pat (April 12, 2016). "A closer look at the American Continental outfits". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved April 12, 2016.
  4. ^ "Holowesko-Citadel gets Pro Conti nod from UCI".
  5. ^ "Hincapie / Leomo powered by BMC". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on April 3, 2020. Retrieved April 3, 2020.

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