Mitchelton–BikeExchange

Mitchelton–BikeExchange was a Chinese UCI Continental cycling team established in 2017.[2] It was set up as a development team for the UCI WorldTeam Orica–Scott.[1]

Mitchelton–BikeExchange
Team information
UCI codeMBE
RegisteredChina
Founded2017
Disbanded2019
Discipline(s)Road
Statusceased operation
Key personnel
Team manager(s)James Victor[1]
Team name history
2017
2018–2019
Mitchelton–Scott
Mitchelton–BikeExchange

In January 2018 the team announced that BikeExchange[3] would join the team as a co-naming sponsor.[4] The team folded at the end of the 2019 season.

2019 Team rosterEdit

Ages as of 31 December 2019

Rider Date of birth
  Bi Wenhui (CHN) (1993-04-04)4 April 1993 (aged 26)
  Bieken Nazaerbieke (CHN) (1994-05-15)15 May 1994 (aged 25)
  Brayan Chaves (COL) (1997-05-30)30 May 1997 (aged 22)
  Hao Ran (CHN) (1998-01-08)8 January 1998 (aged 21)
Rider Date of birth
  Jiang Zhihui (CHN) (1994-03-03)3 March 1994 (aged 25)
  Liu Jiankun (CHN) (1995-06-21)21 June 1995 (aged 24)
  Niu Yikui (CHN) (1994-08-02)2 August 1994 (aged 25)
  James Oram (NZL) (1993-06-17)17 June 1993 (aged 26)

Major winsEdit

2017
Stage 5b (ITT) Girobio, Lucas Hamilton
Stage 7 Girobio, Jai Hindley
  Overall Tour of Fuzhou, Jai Hindley
1st Stage 4, Jai Hindley
2018
  Australia U23 National Time Trial Championships, Callum Scotson
Giro del Belvedere, Robert Stannard
Stage 7 Le Tour de Bretagne Cycliste, Robert Stannard
Stage 9b (ITT) Giro Ciclistico d'Italia, Robert Stannard
Stage 13 Tour of Qinghai Lake, Kaden Groves
Gran Premio di Poggiana, Robert Stannard
Il Piccolo Lombardia, Robert Stannard
Stage 1 Tour of Quanzhou Bay, Kaden Groves
Stage 5 Tour of Fuzhou, Kaden Groves

National ChampionsEdit

2018
  Australia U23 Time Trial, Callum Scotson

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Woodpower, Zeb (24 January 2017). "Orica-Scott create development Continental team with Chinese backing". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 1 August 2017.
  2. ^ "Mitchelton Scott". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 30 April 2017.
  3. ^ Team, BikeExchange (January 4, 2018). "Mitchelton & BikeExchange team up to sponsor new-look Continental cycling team". BikeExchange.com.au.
  4. ^ "New name and colours for Continental Mitchelton-BikeExchange team". 2 January 2018.