Scott Thwaites

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Scott Thwaites
Quaregnon - Le Samyn, 4 mars 2015, départ (D009).JPG
Thwaites at the 2015 Le Samyn
Personal information
Born (1990-02-12) 12 February 1990 (age 28)
Burley in Wharfedale
Height178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight69 kg (152 lb)
Team information
Current teamTeam Dimension Data
DisciplineRoad, Cyclo-cross
Rider typeClassics specialist
Professional team(s)
2010–2012Endura Racing[1]
2017–Team Dimension Data
Thwaites at the 2014 Tour of Britain

Scott Thwaites (born 12 February 1990 in Burley in Wharfedale) is a British cyclist. He is a member of Team Dimension Data. He represented England in the 2014 Commonwealth Games road race and won the bronze medal. He was named in the startlist for the 2016 Vuelta a España.[2] In September 2016 Team Dimension Data confirmed that Thwaites would join them for 2017.[3] In June 2017, he was named in the startlist for the 2017 Tour de France.[4]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

3rd Road race, National Junior Road Championships
2nd Road race, National Junior Road Championships
2nd Road race, National Junior Road Championships
2nd National Junior Cyclo–cross Championships
1st MaillotReinoUnido.PNG National Under–23 Mountain Biking Championships
1st Cyclo–cross, British Universities and Colleges Sport Championships[5]
6th Overall Tour of the Reservoir
1st MaillotReinoUnido.PNG Road race, National Under–23 Road Championships
1st Otley Criterium[6]
1st Lincoln GP[7]
1st Round 5 - Stoke-on-Trent, Tour Series[7]
1st MaillotReinoUnido.PNG National Criterium Championships
1st Premier Calendar
1st Tour of the Reservoir
Tour Series
1st Round 1 - Kircaldy[8]
1st Round 3 - Oxford[9]
3rd Overall Tour Doon Hame
1st Stage 2
5th Grand Prix de la Ville de Lillers
9th Lincoln Grand Prix[10]
5th Handzame Classic
7th Le Samyn
8th Philadelphia International Championship
2nd Ronde van Drenthe
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Road race, Commonwealth Games
6th Nokere Koerse
3rd Nokere Koerse
5th Road race, National Road Championships
5th Ronde van Drenthe
5th Dwars door Drenthe
2nd Le Samyn
5th Road race, National Road Championships
7th Trofeo Pollenca-Port de Andratx
8th Dwars door Vlaanderen
10th Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne
10th Strade Bianche

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2016 2017
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia
A yellow jersey Tour de France 107
A red jersey Vuelta a España 116
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish


  1. ^ "Scott Thwaites » Team NetApp – Endura". Retrieved 15 July 2014.
  2. ^ "71st Vuelta a España". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 20 August 2016.
  3. ^ O'Shea, Sadhbh (29 September 2016). "King, Thwaites and Morton join Dimension Data for 2017". Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  4. ^ "2017: 104th Tour de France: Start List". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 28 June 2017.
  5. ^ O'Connor, Rachel (27 January 2010). "Universities and Colleges title goes to Thwaites". Retrieved 21 July 2014.
  6. ^ "Local lad Thwaites takes Otley Criterium". Cycling Weekly. 23 June 2011. Retrieved 21 July 2014.
  7. ^ a b "Scott Thwaites: Rider profile". Cycling Weekly. 24 June 2011. Retrieved 21 July 2014.
  8. ^ "Thwaites gives Endura win in Tour Series opener". Cycling Weekly. 16 May 2012. Retrieved 21 July 2014.
  9. ^ "Scott Thwaites strikes again in Halfords Tour Series". British Cycling. 22 May 2012. Retrieved 21 July 2014.
  10. ^ "Road: Downing wins Lincoln Grand Prix". British Cycling. 13 May 2012. Retrieved 4 August 2015.

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