Kinan Cycling Team

Kinan Cycling Team is a Japanese UCI Continental cycling team established in 2015.[1][2] Before registering as a UCI Continental team, the team was known as "Kinan AACA".[1] The 2015 team features three foreign riders, including Jai Crawford.[1]

Kinan Cycling Team
Team information
UCI codeKIN
RegisteredJapan
Founded2015
Discipline(s)Road
StatusUCI Continental
BicyclesYonex
WebsiteTeam home page
Key personnel
General managerYasunori Kato
Team manager(s)
Team name history
2015–
Kinan Cycling Team

Team rosterEdit

As of 14 February 2021.[3][4]
Rider Date of birth
  Yuta Arai (JPN) (1995-07-19) 19 July 1995 (age 25)
  Yudai Arashiro (JPN) (1995-07-03) 3 July 1995 (age 25)
  Shinpei Fukuda (JPN) (1987-11-22) 22 November 1987 (age 33)
  Marcos García (ESP) (1986-12-04) 4 December 1986 (age 34)
  Salvador Guardiola (ESP) (1988-09-05) 5 September 1988 (age 32)
  Kiyomasa Hanada (JPN) (1998-07-31) 31 July 1998 (age 22)
Rider Date of birth
  Yusuke Hatanaka (JPN) (1985-06-21) 21 June 1985 (age 35)
  Thomas Lebas (FRA) (1985-12-14) 14 December 1985 (age 35)
  Yasuharu Nakajima (JPN) (1984-12-27) 27 December 1984 (age 36)
  Katsuhisa Tanaka (JPN) (1998-02-18) 18 February 1998 (age 23)
  Genki Yamamoto (JPN) (1991-11-19) 19 November 1991 (age 29)
  Masaki Yamamoto (JPN) (1996-01-08) 8 January 1996 (age 25)

Major winsEdit

2016
Overall Tour de Ijen, Jai Crawford
Stage 4 Tour de Ijen, Jai Crawford
Stage 3 Le Tour de Filipinas, Wesley Sulzberger
Stage 3 Tour de Singkarak, Ricardo Garcia Ambroa
2017
Overall Le Tour de Filipinas, Jai Crawford
Stage 7 Tour of Japan, Marcos Garcia
Stage 2 Tour de Kumano, Thomas Lebas
  Overall Tour de Flores, Thomas Lebas
Stage 6, Thomas Lebas
Overall Tour de Hokkaido, Marcos Garcia
Stage 3, Marcos Garcia
2018
Asian Continental U23 Road Race Championships, Masaki Yamamoto
Overall Sri Lanka T-Cup, Yasuharu Nakajima
Stage 1, Yasuharu Nakajima
Overall Tour of Japan, Marcos Garcia
Stage 5, Thomas Lebas
Stage 6, Marcos García
  Japan National Road Championship, Genki Yamamoto
  Japan U23 Time Trial, National Road Championships, Masaki Yamamoto
2019
Points classification Tour de Taiwan, Yasuharu Nakajima
Mountains classification Tour de Kumano, Marcos Garcia
Stage 2, Thomas Lebas
Overall Tour de Indonesia, Thomas Lebas
Stage 4 Tour de Ijen, Thomas Lebas
Overall Tour of Peninsular, Marcos García
Mountains classification, Marcos García
Stage 4, Marcos García

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "新コンチネンタル「キナンサイクリングチーム」誕生". Cyclist Supported by Sanspo.com (in Japanese). Sankei Digital. 13 December 2014. Retrieved 14 March 2015.
  2. ^ "Kinan Cycling Team 2015".
  3. ^ "Kinan Cycling Team". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 14 February 2021. Retrieved 14 February 2021.
  4. ^ "Happy New Year 2021". Kinan Cycling Team. Kinan Cycling. 1 January 2021. Retrieved 14 February 2021.

External linksEdit