Jack Bobridge

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Jack Bobridge
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Personal information
Full name Jack Bobridge
Nickname Bobby
Born (1989-07-13) 13 July 1989 (age 25)
Adelaide, Australia
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Weight 65 kg
Team information
Current team Belkin Pro Cycling
Discipline Road and track
Role Rider
Rider type Track Endurance
Amateur team(s)
CSC Team O'Grady
Professional team(s)
2010–2011
2012
2013–
Garmin-Transitions
GreenEDGE
Blanco Pro Cycling
Major wins
National Road Race Championships (2011)
Infobox last updated on
26 July 2014

Jack Bobridge (born 13 July 1989 in Adelaide) is an Australian professional racing cyclist. In May 2009, Bobridge signed with Garmin-Slipstream, with his contract starting on 1 January 2010 and had been contracted to race with the team until 2012. He left the team at the end of 2011, and joined GreenEDGE for the 2012 season.[2] Bobridge left Orica-GreenEDGE at the end of the 2012 season, and joined Blanco Pro Cycling on a two-year contract from the 2013 season onwards.[3]

In September 2009 he won the under-23 time trial at the UCI Road World Championships.[4] In January 2011 he became the Australian National Road Race Champion with a daring solo breakaway. On 2 February 2011, he set a new world record for the track 4k individual pursuit.[5] Bobridge was an Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder.[6]

Palmares[edit]

Track career statistics

2006
1st Jersey rainbow.svg Team Pursuit World Track Championships – Juniors
2007
1st Jersey rainbow.svg Team Pursuit World Track Championships Juniors
1st MaillotAustralia.PNG National Team Pursuit Champion
1st MaillotAustralia.PNG National Madison Champion
3rd Overall Tour of the Murray River
2008
1st Team Pursuit, World Cup, Los Angeles
2009
1st MaillotMundialCrono.PNG U-23 World Time Trial Champion
1st MaillotAustralia.PNG National Individual Pursuit Champion
1st MaillotAustralia.PNG U-23 National Road Race Champion
1st MaillotAustralia.PNG U-23 National Time Trial Champion
1st Individual Pursuit, Oceania Championships
1st Team Pursuit Oceania Championships
1st U-23 Rund um den Henninger
4th KOM Classification, Tour Down Under
2010
1st Jersey rainbow.svg Men's Team Pursuit World Track Championships
1st Gold medal blank.svg Men's individual pursuit, Commonwealth Games
1st Stage 5 Eneco Tour of the Benelux
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Men's Individual Pursuit, World Track Championships
2011
1st MaillotAustralia.PNG National Road Race Champion
1st Jersey rainbow.svg Men's Team Pursuit World Track Championships
1st Jersey rainbow.svg Men's Individual Pursuit World Track Champion
2nd Overall Herald Sun Tour
1st Individual pursuit 2010–11 UCI Track Cycling World Ranking
2012
2nd Silver medal.svg Men's Team Pursuit Olympic games
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Men's Team Pursuit Track Cycling World Championships
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Individual Pursuit Track Cycling World Championships

Road career statistics

2009
1st Eschborn-Frankfurt City Loop
3rd Overall Thüringen-Rundfahrt
1st Stage 2 & 5
7th Overall Tour of Japan
1st Stage 4 & 6
2010
Eneco Tour
1st Stage 5
5th Overall Delta Tour Zeeland
2011
2nd Herald Sun Tour
2013
2nd Mountain Classification Tour Down Under

Grand Tour General Classification results timeline

Grand Tour 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Pink jersey Giro WD - WD WD -
Yellow jersey Tour - - - -
red jersey Vuelta - - - -

WD = Withdrew; IP = In Progress

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jack Bobridge". london2012.olympics.com.au. Australian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 17 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Bobridge, Meyer brothers first Australian signings for GreenEdge". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 5 August 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Bobridge to Rabobank". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 18 September 2012. Retrieved 24 September 2012. 
  4. ^ Bobridge wins u23 world TT title
  5. ^ Bobridge breaks Boardman's record
  6. ^ AIS Athletes at 2010 Commonwealth Games

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