Steele Von Hoff

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Steele Von Hoff
Steele Von Hoff - Tour de l'Ain 2013.JPG
Von Hoff at the 2013 Tour de l'Ain
Personal information
Full name Steele Von Hoff
Nickname Stainless
Born (1987-12-31) 31 December 1987 (age 26)
Mornington, Victoria, Australia
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 70 kg (150 lb)
Team information
Current team Garmin-Sharp
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Amateur team(s)
2009–2010 Torq Performance Nutrition
2011 Genesys Wealth Advisers
2012 Chipotle-First Solar Development Team
2012 Garmin-Sharp
Professional team(s)
2013– Garmin-Sharp
Major wins
National Criterium Championships (2014)
Infobox last updated on
2 January 2014

Steele Von Hoff (born 31 December 1987) is an Australian professional road racing cyclist who rides for UCI ProTeam Garmin-Sharp.[1][2] He spent 2012 in the squad's development stable, Chipotle-First Solar Development Team.[1]

Biography[edit]

In 2011, Von Hoff and Genesys Wealth Advisers teammate Nathan Haas, dominated Australia's domestic National Road Series. The two riders entered the 2011 Herald Sun Tour, a race featuring numerous UCI ProTeams;[3] Von Hoff progressed from third on stage two to second on stage three; Haas won the general classification.[4]

In January 2012, Von Hoff joined the Chipotle-First Solar Development Team, an American cycling squad, which competes in the UCI Continental Circuits. On 1 August 2012, while competing with the Chipotle-First Solar Development Team, Von Hoff was promoted to stagiaire in UCI ProTeam Garmin-Sharp;[5] he was subsequently reunited with Haas.[6] On 24 August 2012, Von Hoff finished third on the third stage of the Danmark Rundt, a 2.HC event forming part of the UCI Europe Tour.[7]

Von Hoff joined Garmin-Sharp on a full-time basis for the 2013 and 2014 seasons.[8][9] On 10 January 2014, Von Hoff won the National Criterium Championships.[10][11] In December 2014 Von Hoff was announced as a member of NFTO's roster for the 2015 season.[12]

Born in Mornington, Victoria, Von Hoff currently resides in Moorooduc, Victoria, Australia.[1]

Palmarès[edit]

Sources:[1][13][14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Steele Von Hoff at Garmin-Sharp". Garmin-Sharp (Boulder, Colorado: Slipstream Sports LLC). 28 December 2012. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Garmin-Sharp (GRS) – USA". UCI World Tour (Aigle, Vaud: Union Cycliste Internationale). Retrieved 2 January 2014. 
  3. ^ Alex Hinds (27 October 2011). "Haas to Garmin-Cervélo, Von Hoff to Chipotle in 2012". Cyclingnews.com (Bath, England: Future plc). Retrieved 2 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Jayco Herald-Sun Tour". Cyclingnews.com (Bath, England: Future plc). 12–16 October 2011. Retrieved 9 January 2014. 
  5. ^ "Garmin-Sharp (GRS) – USA". UCI World Tour (Aigle, Vaud: Union Cycliste Internationale). Retrieved 1 August 2012. 
  6. ^ "Team Garmin-Sharp-Barracuda Unveils 2013 Roster". Garmin-Sharp (Boulder, Colorado: Slipstream Sports LLC). 28 December 2012. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 
  7. ^ Norsk etapesejr og gul trøje i Vejle, Danmarks Cykle Union, 2012-08-24. Retrieved 2012-08-25.
  8. ^ "Von Hoff signs for Garmin-Sharp". Cyclingnews.com (Bath, England: Future plc). 3 November 2012. Retrieved 20 January 2014. 
  9. ^ Ed Hood (25 December 2012). "Steele Von Hoff Interview: Garmin-Sharp’s new signing gunning to show his speed". VeloNation (Chevy Chase, Maryland: VeloNation LLC). Retrieved 20 January 2014. 
  10. ^ Reece Homfray (10 January 2014). "Gold in national criterium for Steele Von Hoff after bronze and silver in previous two years". News Corp Australia (Surry Hills, New South Wales: News Corp). Retrieved 19 January 2014. 
  11. ^ "Von Hoff Wins Australian Crit Championship". Garmin-Sharp (Boulder, Colorado: Slipstream Sports LLC). 10 January 2014. Retrieved 19 January 2014. 
  12. ^ Bull, Nick (11 December 2014). "Garmin-Sharp’s Steele Von Hoff joins NFTO for 2015". Cycling Weekly. Retrieved 11 December 2014. 
  13. ^ "Steele Von Hoff at Cycling Archives". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 
  14. ^ "Steele Von Hoff at Cycling Base". Cycling Base. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 

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