Danilo Wyss

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Danilo Wyss
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Personal information
Full name Danilo Wyss
Born (1985-08-26) 26 August 1985 (age 32)
Orbe, Switzerland
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Weight 65 kg (143 lb)
Team information
Current team BMC Racing Team
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Classics rider
Amateur team(s)
2007 Atlas-Romer's Hausbäckerei
2007 Saunier Duval–Prodir (stagiaire)
Professional team(s)
2008– BMC Racing Team
Major wins

Grand Tours

Tour de France
1 TTT stage (2015)

One-Day races and Classics

National Road Race Championship (2015)

Danilo Wyss (born 26 August 1985) is a Swiss road racing cyclist, currently riding for UCI ProTeam BMC Racing Team.[1]

Career[edit]

He has competed in seven Grand Tours during his career, finishing each one, including the Giro d'Italia for five successive years between 2010 and 2014. He won the National Road Race Championships in 2015. He was named in the start list for the 2015 Tour de France.[2] ]

(Note: Danilo Wyss should not be confused with fellow Swiss cyclist Daniel Wyss who won the Race Across America in 2006 and 2009).

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

2007
1st Stage 3 Three Days of Vaucluse
2009
1st Stage 1 Tour de Beauce
2010
9th Nokere Koerse
2012
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Giro del Trentino
2013
7th GP Impanis-Van Petegem
10th Overall Ster ZLM Toer
10th Trofeo Laigueglia
2015
1st MaillotSuiza.PNG Road race, National Road Championships
1st Stage 9 (TTT) Tour de France
8th Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
10th GP du canton d'Argovie
2017
9th Japan Cup

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 97 126 82 84 84
A yellow jersey Tour de France 63 81
A red jersey Vuelta a España 72 36 44
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BMC Racing Team (BMC) – USA". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 3 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "2015 Tour de France start list". Velo News. Retrieved 2 July 2015. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Danilo Wyss at Wikimedia Commons