Matthew Lloyd (cyclist)
Matthew Lloyd (born 24 May 1983) is a retired Australian professional road bicycle racer, who last rode for the Jelly Belly–Maxxis team. Lloyd is the first Australian cyclist to win a King of the Mountains competition in a grand tour. He turned professional in 2007 with the Predictor-Lotto team, after riding for the SouthAustralia.com/AIS team. He was an Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder.
Lloyd at the 2008 Liège–Bastogne–Liège
|Full name||Matthew Lloyd|
|Born||24 May 1983|
|Height||1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Weight||62 kg (137 lb)|
|Rider type||Climbing specialist|
|Giro d'Italia |
Tour of Wellington (2005)
Lloyd was released by Omega Pharma-Lotto in April 2011 for "behavioural reasons" rather than a drug problem.
Lloyd signed a two-year deal with Lampre–ISD in November 2011.
- 1st Stage 12 Herald Sun Tour
- 1st Under-23 National Criterium Championships
- 1st Overall Tour of Wellington
- 1st Stage 5
- 3rd Grafton–Inverall
- 1st Stage 1 Tour of Japan
- 1st Stage 5 Herald Sun Tour
- 1st Trofeo Alcide De Gasperi
- 1st Stage 5 Tour of Wellington
- 1st Stage 3 Rhonde de Soulore-Oubisque
- 3rd Overall Baby Giro
- 4th Overall Tour Down Under
- 1st National Road Race Championships
- 4th Giro dell'Emilia
- 7th Overall Settimana Coppi e Bartali
- 6th National Road Race Championships
- 1st Stage 6 Giro d'Italia
- 2nd National Road Race Championships
Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit
|Tour de France||—||—||46||47||—||DNF||—|
|Vuelta a España||—||DNF||50||—||—||—||—|
|—||Did not compete|
|DNF||Did not finish|
- "Lampre-Merida (LAM) – ITA". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 6 January 2013.
- Weislo, Laura (6 January 2014). "Matthew Lloyd returns with Jelly Belly". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
- AIS Athletes at the Olympics Archived 6 June 2011 at the Wayback Machine
- Farrand, Stephen (14 April 2011). "Omega Pharma-Lotto release Matt Lloyd". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. Retrieved 14 April 2011.
- "Lloyd signs for Lampre-ISD". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 18 November 2011. Retrieved 4 January 2012.
Media related to Matthew Lloyd at Wikimedia Commons
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