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Miles Scotson (born 18 January 1994) is an Australian track and road cycling racer, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Groupama–FDJ.[3] Scotson was a student at Trinity College Gawler, completing his studies in 2011.[4]. Scotson's first professional victory was the 2017 Australian national road race.[5] In May 2019, he was named in the startlist for the 2019 Giro d'Italia.[6]

Miles Scotson
TdB 2014 - Miles Scotson.jpg
Scotson at the 2014 Tour de Bretagne
Personal information
NicknameMilo[1]
Born (1994-01-18) 18 January 1994 (age 25)
Campbelltown, South Australia, Australia[1]
Height189 cm (6 ft 2 in)[2]
Weight74 kg (163 lb)
Team information
Current teamGroupama–FDJ
DisciplineRoad and track
RoleRider
Rider typeTime trialist (road)
Endurance (track)[1]
Professional team(s)
2016Team Illuminate
2016Wanty–Groupe Gobert (stagiaire)
2017–2018BMC Racing Team
2019–Groupama–FDJ
Major wins
One-day races and Classics
National Road Race Championships (2017)

Scotson's younger brother Callum Scotson is also a successful professional cyclist and former Trinity student.[7]

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Major resultsEdit

2012
1st   Team pursuit, UCI Junior Track World Championships
2014
1st   Team pursuit, UCI Track World Championships
1st   Team pursuit, UCI Track World CupGuadalajara
2015
National Under–23 Road Championships
1st   Road race
1st   Time trial
3rd   Team pursuit, UCI Track World Championships
2016
1st   Team pursuit, UCI Track World Championships
1st Stage 3a (ITT) Olympia's Tour
National Under–23 Road Championships
2nd Time trial
3rd Road race
3rd   Time trial, UCI Road World Under–23 Championships
4th Chrono Champenois
5th Duo Normand (with Callum Scotson)
2017
National Road Championships
1st   Road race
5th Time trial
2nd   Team time trial, UCI Road World Championships

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2019
  Giro d'Italia 138
  Tour de France
  Vuelta a España

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "High Performance > Rider Profiles > Male > Miles Scotson". Cycling Australia. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  2. ^ "Business and community > Team UniSA-Australia Supporters' Club > Team profiles > Miles Scotson". University of South Australia. Archived from the original on 27 September 2015. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Groupama-FDJ confirm 28 riders for 2019". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 15 November 2018. Retrieved 3 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Miles Scotson to Represent Australia in Glasgow". Trinity College. Retrieved 12 January 2015.
  5. ^ {{cite web |url=http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/double-delight-for-bmc-at-australian-national-championships
  6. ^ "2019: 102nd Giro d'Italia: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  7. ^ "Scotson World Champion". Trinity College. Retrieved 16 April 2016.

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