Robert Wagner (cyclist)

Robert Thomas Wagner (born 17 April 1983) is a German former professional cyclist, who competed professionally between 2006 and 2019 for the Team Milram, Team Wiesenhof-Felt, Skil–Shimano, RadioShack–Nissan, LottoNL–Jumbo and Arkéa–Samsic teams. He won the German National Road Race Championships in 2011,[3] and was named in the start list for the 2016 Tour de France.[4]

Robert Wagner
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Wagner at the 2012 Grand Prix de Fourmies
Personal information
Full nameRobert Thomas Wagner
Born (1983-04-17) 17 April 1983 (age 38)
Magdeburg, East Germany
Height1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight75 kg (165 lb)
Team information
Current teamJumbo–Visma Development Team
DisciplineRoad
Role
Rider typeSprinter
Professional teams
2006Team Milram
2007Team Wiesenhof-Felt
2008–2010Skil–Shimano
2011–2012Leopard Trek
2013–2018Blanco Pro Cycling[1]
2019Arkéa–Samsic[2]
Managerial team
2020–Jumbo–Visma Development Team
Major wins
One-day races and Classics
National Road Race Championships (2011)

Wagner now works as a directeur sportif for UCI Continental team Jumbo–Visma Development Team.[5][6]

Major resultsEdit

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
  Giro d'Italia DNF
  Tour de France 163 164
  Vuelta a España 162 123 151
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tanner and Wagner make the move to Rabobank". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 14 September 2012. Retrieved 3 January 2013.
  2. ^ "Arkéa-Samsic". Directvelo (in French). Association Le Peloton. Retrieved 7 January 2019.
  3. ^ "National Championship, Road, Elite, Germany". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 13 September 2014.
  4. ^ "2016 > 103rd Tour de France > Startlist". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 30 June 2016.
  5. ^ "Jumbo-Visma announce new development team". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. 21 August 2019. Retrieved 11 January 2020. Former LottoNL-Jumbo rider Robert Wagner – currently riding for Arkéa-Samsic but retiring at the end of this season – will be a sports director on the team.
  6. ^ "Jumbo - Visma Development Team". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 6 April 2020. Retrieved 6 April 2020.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Robert Wagner at Wikimedia Commons