IAM Cycling

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IAM Cycling
IAM Cycling logo.png
Team information
UCI code IAM
Based Switzerland
Founded 2013 (2013)
Discipline Road
Status UCI Professional Continental
Bicycles SCOTT Sports
Website Team home page
IAM Cycling jersey
Jersey

IAM Cycling is a Swiss registered UCI Professional Continental cycling team, managed by former French road race champion Serge Beucherie.[1][2]

History[edit]

2013[edit]

The team was officially launched in January 2013.[3] IAM cycling is a member of the Mouvement pour un cyclisme crédible. IAM cycling were selected as wild-card entries for the 2013 Paris-Nice race.[4]

2014[edit]

On 22 August 2013 the team announced that it had signed Sylvain Chavanel and Jérôme Pineau from Omega Pharma-Quick Step, Mathias Frank from BMC Racing Team and Roger Kluge from Team NetApp-Endura for the 2014 seaon.[5] On 28 January it was announced that IAM Cycling had been granted a "wild card" entry to Le Tour de France 2014.

Major results[edit]

2013
1st Overall Jersey yellow.svg Tour Méditerranéen, Thomas Löfkvist
1st Stage 1 Circuit de la Sarthe, Matteo Pelucchi
1st Tour de Berne, Marcel Wyss
1st  Austria Time Trial Championships, Matthias Brändle
1st Stage 5 Bayern-Rundfahrt, Heinrich Haussler
1st  Sweden Time Trial Championships, Gustav Larsson
1st  Latvia Road Race Championships, Aleksejs Saramotins
1st Trofeo Matteotti, Sébastien Reichenbach
1st Overall Jersey yellow.svg Tour du Limousin, Martin Elmiger
1st Stage 1, Martin Elmiger
1st Tour du Jura, Matthias Brändle
1st Tour du Doubs, Aleksejs Saramotins
2014
1st Stage 2 Tirreno–Adriatico, Matteo Pelucchi
1st Stage 3 Critérium International, Mathias Frank

Team roster[edit]

As of 18 February 2014.[6][7]
Rider Date of birth
 Marcel Aregger (SUI) (1990-08-26) 26 August 1990 (age 23)
 Matthias Brändle (AUT) (1989-12-07) 7 December 1989 (age 24)
 Sylvain Chavanel (FRA) (1979-06-30) 30 June 1979 (age 34)
 Stefan Denifl (AUT) (1987-09-20) 20 September 1987 (age 26)
 Martin Elmiger (SUI) (1978-09-23) 23 September 1978 (age 35)
 Mathias Frank (SUI) (1986-12-09) 9 December 1986 (age 27)
 Jonathan Fumeaux (SUI) (1988-03-07) 7 March 1988 (age 26)
 Heinrich Haussler (AUS) (1984-02-25) 25 February 1984 (age 30)
 Sébastien Hinault (FRA) (1974-02-11) 11 February 1974 (age 40)
 Reto Hollenstein (SUI) (1985-08-22) 22 August 1985 (age 28)
 Kevyn Ista (BEL) (1984-11-25) 25 November 1984 (age 29)
 Dominic Klemme (GER) (1986-10-31) 31 October 1986 (age 27)
Rider Date of birth
 Roger Kluge (GER) (1986-02-05) 5 February 1986 (age 28)
 Pirmin Lang (SUI) (1984-11-25) 25 November 1984 (age 29)
 Gustav Larsson (SWE) (1980-09-20) 20 September 1980 (age 33)
 Thomas Löfkvist (SWE) (1984-04-04) 4 April 1984 (age 30)
 Matteo Pelucchi (ITA) (1989-01-21) 21 January 1989 (age 25)
 Jérôme Pineau (FRA) (1980-01-02) 2 January 1980 (age 34)
 Sébastien Reichenbach (SUI) (1989-05-28) 28 May 1989 (age 24)
 Vicente Reynès (ESP) (1981-07-30) 30 July 1981 (age 32)
 Aleksejs Saramotins (LAT) (1982-04-08) 8 April 1982 (age 32)
 Patrick Schelling (SUI) (1990-05-01) 1 May 1990 (age 23)
 Johann Tschopp (SUI) (1982-07-01) 1 July 1982 (age 31)
 Marcel Wyss (SUI) (1986-06-25) 25 June 1986 (age 27)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "IAM Cycling Announces 2013 Roster". Cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Lovkvist, Haussler lead new Swiss IAM team". Velonews.competitor.com. 20 September 2012. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "IAM Cycling Team Presented to the Public". SCOTT Sports. 16 January 2013. Retrieved 8 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "ASO announces wildcards for Paris-Nice, Dauphine". Velonews.competitor.com. 23 January 2013. Retrieved 8 February 2013. 
  5. ^ "IAM Cycling signs Chavanel, Frank, Pineau, Reynes and Kluge". Cyclingnews.com (Future plc). 22 August 2013. Retrieved 25 August 2013. 
  6. ^ "IAM Cycling (IAM) - SUI". UCI Continental Circuits. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 18 February 2014. 
  7. ^ "Profrenner Kristof Goddaert overreden door bus aan Noxx" [Professional Rider Kristof Goddaert run over by bus at Noxx]. Gazet van Antwerpen (in Dutch) (Concentra NV). 18 February 2014. Retrieved 18 February 2014. 

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