Christina Watches–Dana

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Christina Watches–Dana
Team information
UCI codeCWO
RegisteredDenmark
Founded2009 (2009)
Disbanded2014
DisciplineRoad
StatusContinental
BicyclesViner
Key personnel
General managerClaus Hembo
Team manager(s)Bo Hamburger
Claus Hembo
Team name history
2009–2010
2011
2012-13
2014
Stenca Trading–M1
Christina Watches
Christina Watches–Onfone
Christina Watches–Kuma

Christina Watches–Dana was a Danish professional cycling team based in Herning that competed on the UCI Continental Circuits.[1][2] The captain of the team was Michael Rasmussen, who won the climbers jersey at the 2005 and 2006 Tour de France, until he ended his career in early 2013.

Christina Watches was owned by the Danish watch designer Christina Hembo, who bought the Danish UCI continental team,Stenca–M1 in December 2010.

On October 9, 2014, Cyclingnews.com reported that the team will fold after the 2014 season as the team owners have chosen to sponsor a handball team.[3] 0711 / Cycling now exists.

Victories[edit]

Team roster[edit]

As of 31 August 2014.[4]
Rider Date of birth
 Fortunato Baliani (ITA) (1974-07-06) 6 July 1974 (age 44)
 Jonathan Bellis (GBR) (1988-08-16) 16 August 1988 (age 30)
 Sebastian Forke (GER) (1987-03-13) 13 March 1987 (age 31)
 Marc Garby (DEN) (1991-06-02) 2 June 1991 (age 27)
 Alexander Kamp (DEN) (1993-12-14) 14 December 1993 (age 25)
 Asbjørn Kragh (DEN) (1992-04-09) 9 April 1992 (age 26)
 Jonas Poulsen (DEN) (1995-04-03) 3 April 1995 (age 23)
Rider Date of birth
 Enrico Rossi (ITA) (1982-05-05) 5 May 1982 (age 36)
 Stefan Schumacher (GER) (1981-07-21) 21 July 1981 (age 37)
 Jimmi Sørensen (DEN) (1990-11-07) 7 November 1990 (age 28)
 Jake Tanner (GBR) (1991-11-06) 6 November 1991 (age 27)
 Stefano Usai (ITA) (1982-10-26) 26 October 1982 (age 36)
 Emil Wang (DEN) (1995-08-27) 27 August 1995 (age 23)
 Constantino Zaballa (ESP) (1978-05-15) 15 May 1978 (age 40)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rasmussen's Christina Watches team gets UCI license". Cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 2012-10-06.
  2. ^ "UCI says it's too soon to say Rasmussen's Christina Watches team has Continental licence". Velonation.com. 2011-01-05. Retrieved 2012-10-06.
  3. ^ http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/news-shorts-samuel-sanchez-still-looking-for-2015-contract
  4. ^ "Christina Watches-Kuma (CTO) – DEN". UCI Continental Circuits. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 24 April 2014.

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