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 37)
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

2005
1st Stage 8 Thüringen Rundfahrt
2006
3rd Ronde van Noord-Holland
5th Rund um Düren
2007
6th Schaal Sels-Merksem
2008
1st Ronde van Noord-Holland
2nd Overall Delta Tour Zeeland
1st Stage 1
4th Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen
2009
2nd Omloop van het Houtland
3rd Overall Delta Tour Zeeland
1st Stage 2
5th Sparkassen Giro Bochum
9th Schaal Sels-Merksem
2010
1st Ronde van Noord-Holland
1st Stage 2 Delta Tour Zeeland
1st Stage 2 Bayern–Rundfahrt
3rd Münsterland Giro
4th Overall Driedaagse van West-Vlaanderen
1st Stage 2
2011
1st   Road race, National Road Championships
3rd Le Samyn
2013
1st Stage 1 (ITT) Ster ZLM Toer
6th Overall Tour des Fjords
6th Handzame Classic

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