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Rapha Condor-JLT
Rapha Condor-Sharp logo.svg
Team information
Based United Kingdom
Founded 2004 (2004)
Discipline Road
Status UCI Continental
Bicycles Condor
Website Team home page
Key personnel
General manager John Herety
Team name history
2004
2005
2006–2007
2008
2009
2010–2012
2013–
Recycling.co.uk-MG-XPower
Recycling.co.uk-MG-XPower-Litespeed
Recycling.co.uk
Rapha Condor-Recycling.co.uk
Rapha Condor
Rapha Condor-Sharp
Rapha Condor-JLT
Rapha Condor-JLT jersey
Jersey

Rapha Condor-JLT (UCI Team Code: RCJ) is a British UCI Continental cycling team.[1][2] They were previously Rapha Condor recycling.co.uk following a merger between the recycling.co.uk Pro Cycling Team and the original RaphaCondor team at the end of 2007.

Profile[edit]

Rapha Condor is owned by Rapha, a cycling clothing company, and Condor Cycles, a London based bicycle manufacturer and store. The team is mainly British, including 2009 British champion Kristian House.

The team rides senior professional events in the United Kingdom and second-tier races such as the UCI Europe Tour (i.e. those other than the Grand Tours and UCI ProTour) as well as the UCI track programme.

The team announced that JLT Group has signed up as a co-sponsor for the 2013 season after the team and Sharp parted ways. The Jardine Lloyd Thompson group of Insurance Brokers is one of the largest of its type in the world[3]

Rapha announced the company would be stepping away from sponsoring the team after 2014 citing a focus on Team Sky rather than grassroots sport.[4] Subsequently it was announced that the team would be known as JLT-Condor for the 2015 season.[5]

Victories[edit]

Source:[6][6]

2012
1st Stage 4 Irish Sea Tour of the North, Felix English
1st Round 2 (Durham) Pearl Izumi Tour Series, Kristian House
1st Sprints classification, Kristian House
1st Round 5 (Aberystwyth) Pearl Izumi Tour Series, Kristian House
1st Round 6 (Peterborough) Pearl Izumi Tour Series, Ed Clancy

1st East Yorkshire Classic Roadrace, Richard Lang

1st Stage 5 Vuelta Ciclista a León, Richard Handley
1st Stages 5 & 7 Tour of Tasmania, Ben Grenda
2013
1st Stage 1 Tour de New Braunfels, Kristian House
1st Eddie Soens Memorial, Ed Clancy
1st Clayton Velo Classic, Richard Handley
1st Overall Totnes–Vire, Richard Handley
1st Stage 2, Richard Handley
1st Round 2 (Durham) Pearl Izumi Tour Series, Kristian House
1st Sprints classification, Kristian House
1st Round 4 (Aberystwyth) Pearl Izumi Tour Series, Ed Clancy
1st Round 5 (Torquay) Pearl Izumi Tour Series, Ed Clancy
1st Milk Race, Felix English
1st Overall Tour de Korea, Michael Cuming
1st Otley GP, Felix English
1st Colne GP, Ed Clancy
1st Revolution Series (Scratch Race), Ed Clancy
2014
1st Cowbridge Road Race, Graham Briggs
1st Stage 1 Tour de Normandie, Tom Moses
1st Prologue Mzansi Tour, Team time trial
1st Overall Tour du Loir et Cher, Graham Briggs
1st Stage 3, Graham Briggs
1st Rutland–Melton International CiCLE Classic, Tom Moses
1st Stoke-on-Trent (Tour Series) Team Time Trial
1st Barrow (Tour Series), Graham Briggs
1st Aberystwyth (Tour Series), Felix English
1st Milk Race, Graham Briggs
1st Overall Tour de Korea, Hugh Carthy
1st Stage 2, Richard Handley [7]
1st Stage 5, Michael Cuming
1st Stage 7, Hugh Carthy
1st Beaumont Trophy, Kristian House[8]
1st Colne Grand Prix, Graham Briggs

World, Continental & National Champions[edit]

2005
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Road Race Championships, Russell Downing
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National U23 Road Race Championship, Ben Greenwood
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National U23 Time Trial Championships, Ben Greenwood
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Track Championships (Individual Pursuit), Paul Manning
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British} National Track Championships (Points race), Paul Manning
2006
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Track Championships (Scratch Race), Chris Newton
2007
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Track Championships (Points Race), Chris Newton
2008
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Track Championships (Scratch Race), Chris Newton
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Track Championships (Points Race), Chris Newton
2009
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Road Race Championship, Kristian House
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Track Championships (Scratch Race), Chris Newton
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Track Championships (Points Race), Chris Newton
2012
MaillotIrlanda.PNG Irish National Criterium Championships, Felix English
Jersey rainbow.svg World Track Championships (Team Pursuit), Ed Clancy
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National U23 Road Race Championship, Michael Cuming
2013
UEC Champion Jersey.svg European Track Championships (Team Pursuit), Ed Clancy
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Track Championship (Pursuit), Ed Clancy
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National Track Championship (Points Race), Ed Clancy
2014
MaillotReinoUnido.PNG British National U23 Road Race Championship, Edward Laverack
UEC Champion Jersey.svg European Track Championships (Team Pursuit), Ed Clancy

Team roster[edit]

As of 15 February 2014.[9]
Rider Date of birth
 Graham Briggs (GBR) (1983-07-14) 14 July 1983 (age 31)
 Hugh Carthy (GBR) (1994-07-09) 9 July 1994 (age 20)
 Ed Clancy (GBR) (1985-03-12) 12 March 1985 (age 29)
 Michael Cuming (GBR) (1990-12-18) 18 December 1990 (age 24)
 Felix English (IRL) (1992-10-11) 11 October 1992 (age 22)
 Luke Grivell-Mellor (GBR) (1993-02-09) 9 February 1993 (age 21)
 Richard Handley (GBR) (1990-09-01) 1 September 1990 (age 24)
Rider Date of birth
 Kristian House (GBR) (1979-10-06) 6 October 1979 (age 35)
 Edward Laverack (GBR) (1994-07-27) 27 July 1994 (age 20)
 Tom Moses (GBR) (1992-05-03) 3 May 1992 (age 22)
 Chris Opie (GBR) (1987-07-22) 22 July 1987 (age 27)
 Elliott Porter (GBR) (1991-12-31) 31 December 1991 (age 22)
 Jack Sadler (GBR) (1995-01-25) 25 January 1995 (age 19)
 Will Stephenson (GBR) (1994-12-27) 27 December 1994 (age 20)

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