Ian Boswell

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Ian Boswell
Ian Boswell TC 2012 copy.jpg
Personal information
Full name Ian Boswell
Nickname The Boz
Born (1991-02-07) February 7, 1991 (age 27)
Bend, Oregon, United States
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 70 kg (154 lb)
Team information
Current team Team Katusha–Alpecin
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type All-rounder[1]
Amateur team(s)
2005–2006 GS Forza Velo
2007 Colavita–Sutter Home
2008 CMG Racing
2009 Hot Tubes
2012 Argos–Shimano
Professional team(s)
2010 Bissell
2011–2012 Trek–Livestrong
2013–2017 Team Sky[2][3]
2018– Team Katusha–Alpecin
Major wins

Grand Tours

Vuelta a España
1 TTT stage (2016)

Ian Boswell (born February 7, 1991) is an American professional road racing cyclist who rides for UCI WorldTeam Team Katusha–Alpecin.[4]

Career[edit]

Boswell formerly competed professionally with Bissell (2010) and Trek–Livestrong (2011–2012). Born in Bend, Oregon, United States, where he competed in a number of sports including high school basketball, American football, cross-country skiing and running,[1] Boswell currently resides in Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France.[5][6] He was named in the start list for the 2015 Vuelta a España[7] and the 2016 Giro d'Italia.[8] In July 2018, he was named in the start list for the 2018 Tour de France.[9]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2015 2016 2017 2018
Jersey pink.svg Giro d'Italia 71
Jersey yellow.svg Tour de France 79
Jersey red.svg Vuelta a España 71 80 126

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Fretz, Caley (May 3, 2016). "Boswell on training with Froome and the 'Flaming Baguette'". VeloNews. Retrieved May 7, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Proflie of Ian Boswell". Team Sky. Manchester, England: Tour Racing Limited. December 28, 2013. Retrieved December 28, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Team Sky signs Dombrowski and Boswell". Team Sky. Manchester, England: Tour Racing Limited. January 1, 2013. Retrieved December 28, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Ian Boswell signs for Katusha-Alpecin". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. August 10, 2017. Retrieved January 2, 2018. 
  5. ^ Daniel McMahon (January 28, 2013). "Nine Questions With Europe–Bound Ian Boswell and Joe Dombrowski". Bicycling. Emmaus, Pennsylvania: Rodale, Inc. Retrieved January 7, 2014. 
  6. ^ Gregor Brown (October 12, 2013). "Ian Boswell eager for 2014 after a season spent learning". Cyclingnews.com. Bath, England: Future plc. Retrieved January 7, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Vuelta a España 2015". Cycling Fever. Retrieved August 21, 2015. 
  8. ^ "99th Giro d'Italia Startlist". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved May 6, 2016. 
  9. ^ "2018: 105th Tour de France: Start List". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 5 July 2017. 

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