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)
RAD Racing
Recycled Cycles Racing
Broadmark Capital
Professional team(s)
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]



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

3rd, National Under-23 Road Race Championships
4th, Overall, Vuelta Chihuahua Internacional
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
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.


  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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