Lucy Kennedy (cyclist)

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Lucy Kennedy
2018 UCI Road World Championships Innsbruck IMG 5736 (45081832851).jpg
Kennedy at the start of the 2018 UCI Road World Championships in Innsbruck
Personal information
Full nameLucy Kennedy
NicknameGoose[1]
Born (1988-07-11) 11 July 1988 (age 31)
Brisbane, Australia
Height183 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Team information
Current teamMitchelton–Scott
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider type
  • Climber
  • Time trialist
Amateur team(s)
2015Lifecycle Cycling Club
2016–2017High5 Dream Team
2017High5 Australian Development Team
Professional team(s)
2018–Mitchelton–Scott[2]

Lucy Kennedy (born 11 July 1988) is an Australian cyclist, who currently rides for UCI Women's WorldTeam Mitchelton–Scott.[3]

A former triathlete, track and cross country runner, Kennedy was the recipient of the 2017 Amy Gillett Scholarship to do a European tour of races with the High5 Australian Development Team. She has degrees in Civil Engineering, and Commerce, working as a traffic modeller.[4][5][6] Kennedy joined UCI Women's Team Mitchelton–Scott for the 2018 season.[7]

Major results[edit]

2016
4th Time trial, Oceania Road Championships
2017
Oceania Road Championships
1st OceaniaChampionJersey.png Time trial
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Road race
1st Jersey pink.svg Overall Tour de l'Ardèche
1st Jersey green.svg Sprints classification
1st Stage 6
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Road race, National Road Championships
2018
1st Taiwan KOM Challenge
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Time trial, National Road Championships
4th Overall Women's Tour Down Under
5th Strade Bianche
9th Trofeo Alfredo Binda-Comune di Cittiglio
2019
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Women's Herald Sun Tour
1st Jersey black.svg Mountains classification
1st Stage 2
1st Durango-Durango Emakumeen Saria
1st Donostia San Sebastian Klasikoa
2nd Overall Women's Tour Down Under
2nd Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
2nd Stage 2 Giro Rosa
2nd Emakumeen Nafarroako Klasikoa
2020
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Women's Herald Sun Tour
3rd Stage 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Malseed, Shannon (28 July 2017). "WOMEN'S DEVELOPMENT TEAM BLOG: SHANNON MALSEED – THE INSIDE SCOOP". Cycling Australia. Retrieved 26 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Mitchelton-Scott women announce 10-rider roster for 2019". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 19 November 2018. Retrieved 24 February 2019.
  3. ^ Weislo, Laura (8 January 2020). "2020 Team Preview: Mitchelton-Scott Women". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. Retrieved 15 January 2020.
  4. ^ "HIGH5 DREAM TEAM ANNOUNCE 2016 SQUAD TO DEFEND NATIONAL ROAD SERIES CROWN". High5 Dream Team. 31 December 2015. Retrieved 26 October 2017.
  5. ^ "Lucy Kennedy ready for challenge of European racing". Peloton Watch. 22 June 2017. Retrieved 26 October 2017.
  6. ^ Wells, Martin (2 June 2017). "LUCY KENNEDY SUCCESSFUL AS TWELFTH AMY GILLETT CYCLING SCHOLAR". Amy Gillett Foundation. Retrieved 26 October 2017.
  7. ^ "Lucy Kennedy to join ORICA-SCOTT in 2018". GreenEDGE Cycling. 21 October 2017. Retrieved 26 October 2017.

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