Tom Peterson (cyclist)

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Tom Peterson
Tom Peterson (cropped).jpg
Peterson at the 2009 Tour of California
Personal information
Full name Thomas Peterson
Born (1986-12-24) December 24, 1986 (age 27)
Everett, Washington, U.S.
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 70 kg (150 lb)
Team information
Current team Giant-Shimano
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Domestique
Amateur team(s)
2002
2003–2005
2005
RAD Racing
Recycled Cycles Racing
Broadmark Capital
Professional team(s)
2006–2012
2013–
TIAA-CREF
Argos-Shimano
Infobox last updated on
January 24, 2014

Thomas "Tom" Peterson (born December 24, 1986) is an American professional road racing cyclist who rides for UCI ProTeam Giant-Shimano.[1][2] Following a six year stint with TIAA-CREF, Peterson joined Argos-Shimano for the 2013 and 2014 seasons.[3][4] Since joining the renamed Giant-Shimano squad, Peterson's role is primarily that of a domestique.[3] A resident of Bellevue, Washington, Peterson owns the Peterson Bike Shop in Renton, Washington, United States.[5]

Palmarès[edit]

Sources:[6][7][8]

2004
1st, MaillotUSA.PNG National Junior Road Race Championships
2005
3rd, Overall, Tour de Taiwan
2006
1st, Jersey white.svg Young rider classification, Tour of California
6th, National Under-23 Road Race Championships
2007
1st, Stage 3, Tour of the Gila


2008
3rd, National Under-23 Road Race Championships
4th, Overall, Vuelta Chihuahua Internacional
2009
1st, Jersey polkadot.svg King of the Mountains, Herald Sun Tour
1st, Stage 2, Tour of California
8th, Overall, Bayern-Rundfahrt
10th, Overall, Tour of Austria
2011
4th, Overall, Tour of Turkey

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Pink jersey Giro 88
Yellow jersey Tour
golden jersey Vuelta 25 115 116

Withdrew = WD; In Progress = IP.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tom Peterson at Giant-Shimano". Giant-Shimano (Deventer, Overijssel: SMS Cycling B.V.). January 10, 2014. Retrieved January 20, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Giant-Shimano (GIA) – NED". UCI World Tour (Aigle, Vaud: Union Cycliste Internationale). Retrieved 1 January 2014. 
  3. ^ a b José Been (February 7, 2013). "Tom Peterson Interview: American rider believes he’ll have bigger opportunities with Argos Shimano". VeloNation (Chevy Chase, Maryland: VeloNation LLC). Retrieved December 22, 2013. 
  4. ^ Andrew Hood (November 6, 2013). "Argos-Shimano lines up new title sponsor for 2014". VeloNews (San Diego, California: Competitor Group, Inc.). Retrieved December 17, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Peterson Bicycle Shop: Home". Peterson Bicycle Shop (Renton, Washington: Thomas Peterson). November 18, 2011. Retrieved February 1, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Thomas Peterson at Cycling Archives". Cycling Archives. Retrieved March 7, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Thomas Peterson at Cycling Base". Cycling Base. Retrieved January 6, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Thomas Peterson at USA Cycling". USA Cycling. Retrieved December 27, 2013. 

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