Ian Boswell

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Ian Boswell
Ian Boswell TC 2012 copy.jpg
Personal information
Full nameIan Boswell
NicknameThe Boz
Born (1991-02-07) February 7, 1991 (age 29)
Bend, Oregon, United States
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight70 kg (154 lb; 11 st 0 lb)
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeAll-rounder[1]
Amateur team(s)
2005–2006GS Forza Velo
2007Colavita–Sutter Home (stagiaire)
2008CMG Racing
2009Hot Tubes
2012Argos–Shimano (stagiaire)
Professional team(s)
2010Bissell
2011–2012Trek–Livestrong
2013–2017Team Sky[2][3]
2018–2019Team Katusha–Alpecin[4]
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 last rode for UCI WorldTeam Team Katusha–Alpecin.[5] A professional since 2010, Boswell has formerly competed with Bissell (2010), Bontrager–Livestrong (2011–2012), Argos–Shimano (2012) and Team Sky (2013–2017).

Career[edit]

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.[6][7]

He was named in the start list for the 2015 Vuelta a España[8] and the 2016 Giro d'Italia.[9] In July 2018, he was named in the start list for the 2018 Tour de France.[10]

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. ^ "Profile of Ian Boswell". Team Sky. Manchester, England: Tour Racing Limited. December 28, 2013. Archived from the original on January 3, 2015. Retrieved December 28, 2013.
  3. ^ "Team Sky signs Dombrowski and Boswell". Team Sky. Manchester, England: Tour Racing Limited. January 1, 2013. Archived from the original on January 3, 2018. Retrieved December 28, 2013.
  4. ^ "Ian Boswell signs for Katusha-Alpecin". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. August 10, 2017. Retrieved January 2, 2018.
  5. ^ "Katusha-Alpecin announce reduced 24-rider roster for 2019". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. November 20, 2018. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  6. ^ Daniel McMahon (January 28, 2013). "Nine Questions With Europe–Bound Ian Boswell and Joe Dombrowski". Bicycling. Emmaus, Pennsylvania: Rodale, Inc. Retrieved January 7, 2014.
  7. ^ 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.
  8. ^ "Vuelta a España 2015". Cycling Fever. Retrieved August 21, 2015.
  9. ^ "99th Giro d'Italia Startlist". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved May 6, 2016.
  10. ^ "2018: 105th Tour de France: Start List". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 5 July 2017.

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