Robert Stannard (cyclist)

Robert Stannard (born 16 September 1998) is an Australian cyclist, who currently rides for UCI ProTeam Alpecin–Fenix.[4]

Robert Stannard
2021 AGR finish Robert Stannard.jpg
Stannard at the 2021 Amstel Gold Race
Personal information
Born (1998-09-16) 16 September 1998 (age 23)
Sydney, Australia
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight74 kg (163 lb)
Team information
Current teamAlpecin–Fenix
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional teams
2017–2018Mitchelton Scott
2018–2021Mitchelton–Scott[1][2][3]
2022–Alpecin–Fenix

Originally due to join the team in 2019,[5] Stannard joined Mitchelton–Scott in October 2018 after his second season with Mitchelton–BikeExchange,[6] and recorded a top-ten finish at the Japan Cup.[7] In October 2020, he was named in the startlist for the 2020 Vuelta a España.[8]

Major resultsEdit

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2020 2021
  Giro d'Italia
  Tour de France
  Vuelta a España 76 119
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mitchelton-Scott finalise 25-rider roster for 2019". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 15 November 2018. Retrieved 3 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Wins from January to October: Mitchelton-Scott men confirm roster and goals for 2020". Mitchelton–Scott. New Global Cycling Services. 11 December 2019. Retrieved 2 January 2020.
  3. ^ "GreenEDGE Cycling". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 1 January 2021. Retrieved 2 January 2021.
  4. ^ "Alpecin–Fenix". UCI. Archived from the original on 11 January 2022. Retrieved 11 January 2022.
  5. ^ "L'australiano Robert Stannard passerà alla Mitchelton-Scott nel 2019". Cicloweb (in Italian). 6 February 2018. Retrieved 19 February 2018.
  6. ^ "Update: Rob Stannard elevated to WorldTour team early". Mitchelton–Scott. GreenEDGE Cycling. 8 October 2018. Retrieved 3 January 2019.
  7. ^ "Power times attacks to perfection to take victory in Japan". Mitchelton–Scott. GreenEDGE Cycling. 21 October 2018. Retrieved 3 January 2019. Power played it smart in the final, coming around Tolhoek inside the last kilometre to take a convincing victory with a powerful late surge with neo-pro and compatriot Rob Stannard also finishing well and inside the top ten in eighth to secure the best young rider jersey.
  8. ^ "75th La Vuelta ciclista a España: Startlist". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 19 October 2020.

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