Karl Menzies

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Karl Menzies
Personal information
Full name Karl Menzies
Born (1977-06-17) 17 June 1977 (age 39)
Devonport, Australia
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 82.5 kg (182 lb)
Team information
Current team UnitedHealthcare
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Amateur team(s)
2000 Nortas
2001 Australian Abalone Exports
2002 Giant Tas
2002 City of Melbourne
2004 Team MGZT
2004 Bicycle Superstore
Professional team(s)
2005 Advantage Benefits/Endeavour
2006– Health Net–Maxxis

Karl Menzies (born 17 June 1977) is a professional road bicycle racer riding for UCI Professional Continental team UnitedHealthcare.[1] He finished second in the 2006 USA Cycling National Racing Calendar to Floyd Landis. Menzies turned professional in 2005, he spent one season on the Advantage Benefits/Endeavour team.

In 2006, he won the Nature Valley Grand Prix, ahead of teammate Greg Henderson. In 2005, he finished first overall at the International Cycling Classic. In 2007, he won stage 1 of the Jacob's Creek Tour Down Under and was the overall winner at the International Tour de Toona stage race.

Major results[edit]

2nd Overall Tour Down Under
1st Stage 2
7th National Road Race Championships
1st Prologue Tour of Elk Grove
5th USA Crits Finals, Las Vegas[2]
1st Dana Point Grand Prix[3]
2nd Wilmington Grand Prix[4]


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