Sam Bewley

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Sam Bewley
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Bewley at the 2010 Driedaagse van West-Vlaanderen.
Personal information
Full name Samuel Ryan Bewley[1]
Nickname Sam
Born (1987-07-22) 22 July 1987 (age 27)
Rotorua, New Zealand
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Weight 81 kg (179 lb)
Team information
Current team Orica-GreenEDGE
Discipline Road and track
Role Rider
Rider type Time trialist (road)
Endurance (track)
Professional team(s)
  • 2009
  • 2010–2011
  • 2012
  • 2012–
Infobox last updated on
3 January 2014

Samuel Ryan "Sam" Bewley (born 22 July 1987) is a New Zealand racing cyclist,[2] who rides for the Orica-GreenEDGE team.[3] Bewley has also competed for UCI ProTeam Team RadioShack,[4] as well as the BikeNZ PureBlack Racing team.[5]

At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Bewley won the bronze medal as part of the New Zealand team in team pursuit, together with Hayden Roulston, Marc Ryan, and Jesse Sergent. He attended Glenholme Primary School, Rotorua Intermediate School and Rotorua Boys High School.[6]

On 8 October 2009, Team RadioShack announced that Bewley would join its new cycling team, led by Lance Armstrong and which includes Levi Leipheimer and Chris Horner.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sam Bewley". Sports Reference. Retrieved 2012-08-09. 
  2. ^ "Sam Bewley". Beijing Olympics. Yahoo! Sports. Retrieved 2008-08-18. 
  3. ^ "Sam Bewley joins Orica-GreenEdge". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 22 May 2012. Retrieved 23 May 2012. 
  4. ^ http://www.teamradioshack.us/sam-bewley-joins-lance-armstrong-on-team-radioshack/.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. ^ "BikeNZ PureBlack Racing prepare for debut in Malaysia". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 22 February 2012. Retrieved 22 February 2012. 
  6. ^ Bingham, Eugene (18 August 2008). "Cycling: I'm not finished yet, says Roulston". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 2008-08-18. 

External links[edit]

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