Max Sciandri

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Max Sciandri
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Sciandri in 1997
Personal information
Full name Maximilian Sciandri
Born (1967-02-15) 15 February 1967 (age 50)
Derby, England
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1989 Viscontea-Titanbonifica
1990–1991 Carrera Jeans–Vagabond
1992–1993 Motorola
1994–1995 GB–MG Maglificio
1996 Motorola
1997–1999 Française des Jeux
2000 Linda McCartney Racing Team
2001–2003 Lampre–Daikin
2004 Team CSC
Managerial team(s)
2013– BMC Racing Team
Major wins

Grand Tours

Tour de France
1 individual stage (1995)
Giro d'Italia
3 individual stages (1991, 1992, 1994)

Stage races

Tour of Britain (1992)

One-day races and classics

Giro della Romagna (1989, 1990)
Wincanton Classic (1995)
Giro del Lazio (2000)

Maximilian Sciandri (born 15 February 1967) is a retired British road racing cyclist of Italian descent. He competed as an Italian national up to February 1995, then took British citizenship. He won the bronze medal in the men's individual road race at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, USA. He was a professional rider from 1989 to 2004. Sciandri now works for the BMC Racing Team as a Directeur sportif. Prior to joining BMC he worked with British Cycling, helping to establish their base in Quarrata, and developing riders such as Mark Cavendish and Geraint Thomas.[1]

Major results[edit]

1st Giro della Romagna
2nd Giro del Lazio
1st Giro della Romagna
1st Grand Prix Pino Cerami
Vuelta a Aragón
Winner stages 2, 3a, 4, 5 & 6
3rd Overall Tour de Luxembourg
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 11
3rd Overall Three Days of De Panne
Winner stage 1a
3rd Overall Settimana Siciliana
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 3
3rd stage 20
3rd Points Classification
1992 Tour de France
3rd stage 1
Tour de Romandie
Winner stage 5
1st Overall Tour of Britain
Winner stage 2
2nd Paris–Camembert
3rd Overall UCI Road World Cup
1993 Tour de France
2nd stage 7
3rd Points Classification
3rd Milan–San Remo
3rd Giro di Lombardia
1st Giro del Veneto
1st Overall Tour de Luxembourg
Winner stages 1 and 2
Settimana Sciliana
Winner stage 2
1st Grand Prix de Fourmies
1st Coppa Placci
Giro d'Italia
Winner stage 16
Giro del Trentino
Winner stage 4
2nd Giro del Lazio
Tour de France:
Winner stage 11
Winner stage 2
Three Days of De Panne
Winner stage 3a
1st Leeds Classic
1st Grand Prix de Fourmies
3rd Bronze medal.svg Cycling at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Men's road race, Olympic Games
Winner stage 8
4th Milan–San Remo
2nd Paris–Tours
Critérium du Dauphiné
Winner stages 1 & 2
2000 Giro d'Italia
2nd stage 8
1st Giro del Lazio
Rapport Tour
Winner stage 5
7th Tour of Flanders


  1. ^ Brown, Gregor (7 January 2013). "Max Sciandri proposed as new Italian national coach". Cycling Weekly. Retrieved 21 September 2013.  - Best friend with ex-danish rider Rolf Sørensen

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