Christopher Sutton (cyclist)
Sutton at the 2011 Tour de Romandie
|Full name||Christopher Sutton|
10 September 1984 |
Caringbah, Sydney, Australia
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||66 kg (146 lb)|
|Current team||Team Sky|
|Vuelta a España, 1 Stage
Giro d'Italia, 1 Stage TTT
Herald Sun Tour, 3 Stages
Cholet-Pays de Loire (2006)
Delta Tour Zeeland (2008)
Bay Classic Series (2010)
|Infobox last updated on
4 August 2013
Born in Caringbah, Sydney, New South Wales, Sutton trained as a carpenter. He is the son of NSW Institute of Sport's head cycling coach, Gary Sutton, and nephew of British Cycling track coach, Shane Sutton; both ex-professional cyclists. He began cycling at the age of 11, and turned professional in 2005, riding the UCI ProTour for the Cofidis team. For the 2008 season, Sutton signed with Slipstream-Chipotle, later renamed Garmin-Chipotle-H30. In 2010 he moved to the newly formed Team Sky. He currently lives in Sylvania, New South Wales.
- 1st Stage 5 Bay Classic Series
- 1st National Points Race Champion
- 1st Under-23 National Road Race Championships
- 1st National Madison Champion
- 1st GP Liberazione Under-23
- 1st Coppa G. Romita
- 1st Cholet-Pays de Loire
- 1st Stage 4 Circuit Cycliste Sarthe
- 1st Châteauroux Classic de l'Indre Trophée Fenioux
- 1st Stage 1 Tour du Poitou Charentes
- 1st Overall Delta Tour Zeeland
- 4th Overall Tour of Qatar
- 2nd Overall Herald Sun Tour
- 1st Stages 2, 3 & 4
- 2nd Overall Tour of Britain
- 1st Stage 1
- "Australia Cycling Profile".
- "Sky Procycling (SKY) – GBR". UCI World Tour (Union Cycliste Internationale). Retrieved 13 January 2013.
- "Garmin-Chipotle Pro Team / Chris Sutton". Garmin-Slipstream Pro Cycling Team.
- Clarence St Cyclery Cup – NE 27 November 2004
- "Sutton wins opening stage of Tour of Britain". Cycling Weekly. 2009-09-12.
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