Mads Würtz Schmidt

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Mads Würtz Schmidt
Rund um Köln 2017 081.jpg
Schmidt in 2017
Personal information
Full nameMads Würtz Schmidt
Born (1994-03-31) 31 March 1994 (age 25)
Randers, Denmark[1]
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)[2]
Weight72 kg (159 lb; 11 st 5 lb)[2]
Team information
Current teamTeam Katusha–Alpecin
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeTime triallist, Classics specialist[3]
Professional team(s)
2013-2014Team Cult Energy
2015Team ColoQuick
2016Team TreFor
2017–Team Katusha–Alpecin

Mads Würtz Schmidt (born 31 March 1994) is a Danish racing cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Team Katusha–Alpecin.[4] He rode at the 2013 UCI Road World Championships. In May 2018, he was named in the startlist for the 2018 Giro d'Italia.[5] In July 2019, he was named in the startlist for the 2019 Tour de France.[6]

Major results[edit]

2011
1st Jersey rainbow chrono.svg Time trial, UCI Junior Road World Championships
2012
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Driedaagse van Axel
1st Stage 2 (ITT) & 4
1st Paris–Roubaix Juniors
1st Stage 2a (ITT) Course de la Paix Juniors
2014
2nd ZLM Tour
2015
1st Jersey rainbow chrono.svg Time trial, UCI Road World Under–23 Championships
1st MaillotDinamarca.svg Time trial, National Under–23 Road Championships
1st Stage 4 Tour de l'Avenir
7th Overall Danmark Rundt
1st Jersey white.svg Young rider classification
1st Stage 5 (ITT)
8th Velothon Stockholm
2016
National Under–23 Road Championships
1st MaillotDinamarca.svg Road race
1st MaillotDinamarca.svg Time trial
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Le Triptyque des Monts et Châteaux
1st Jersey green.svg Points classification
1st Stage 2 and 3b
3rd Overall Danmark Rundt
1st Jersey green.svg Young rider classification
1st Stage 4 (ITT)
3rd Skive-Løbet
9th Overall Boucles de la Mayenne
2017
1st GP Herning
2nd Rund um Köln
2nd Fyen Rundt
3rd Overall Étoile de Bessèges
1st Jersey white.svg Young rider classification
2018
7th Clásica de Almería
2019
3rd Overall ZLM Tour

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2018 2019
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 81
A yellow jersey Tour de France 117
A red jersey Vuelta a España
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ Profile at Cyklesiderne.net
  2. ^ a b "Mats Würtz Schmidt - Team KATUSHA ALPECIN". Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  3. ^ Carrey, Pierre (22 August 2016). "Mads Würtz Schmidt: a Classics rider in the making". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 22 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Katusha-Alpecin announce reduced 24-rider roster for 2019". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 20 November 2018. Retrieved 4 January 2019.
  5. ^ "2018: 101st Giro d'Italia: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 3 May 2018.
  6. ^ "2019: 106th Tour de France: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 1 July 2019.

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