Shane Archbold

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Shane Archbold
Isbergues - Grand Prix d'Isbergues, 20 septembre 2015 (B054).JPG
Shane Archbold at the 2015 Grand Prix d'Isbergues.
Personal information
Full name Shane William Archbold
Nickname Novie
The Flying Mullet[1]
Born (1989-02-02) 2 February 1989 (age 28)
Weight 95 kg (209 lb)
Team information
Current team Bora–Hansgrohe[2]
Discipline Track and road
Role Rider
Amateur team(s)
2007 Calder Stewart Pink Batts
2008 Peak Fuel
2008 Kelford – Reiker
2010–2011 Powernet
Professional team(s)
2012 Marco Polo Cycling–Donckers Koffie
2013–2014 An Post–Chain Reaction
2015– Bora–Argon 18

Shane William Archbold (born 2 February 1989) is a New Zealand professional racing cyclist. He was named in the start list for the 2016 Tour de France.[3] During the 2016 Tour de France Shane crashed early on in the 17th stage and broke his pelvis but he struggled on to finish the stage.[4]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

1st MaillotNuevaZelanda.PNG Time trial, National Novice Championships
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Team pursuit, UCI Junior Track World Championships
National Junior Track Championships
1st MaillotNuevaZelanda.PNG Individual pursuit
1st MaillotNuevaZelanda.PNG 25km Points race
Youth Olympic Festival
1st Points race
3rd Individual pursuit
1st Stage 4 Tour du Pays de Vaud
1st Stage 4 Tour de Vineyards
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Omnium, UCI Track World Championships
1st Stage 2 Rás Tailteann
Commonwealth Games
1st Gold medal blank.svg Scratch race
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Team pursuit
2nd Ominium, Fenioux Piste International[5]
9th Rutland–Melton International CiCLE Classic
2nd Classica Corsica
3rd Grand Prix d'Isbergues
5th Omloop van het Houtland
8th Rund um Köln

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

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


  1. ^ "Puncture deflates the 'flying mullet'". 5 August 2012. Retrieved 17 September 2013. 
  2. ^ Piddington, Stu (23 September 2014). "Shane Archbold opts for future on the road". Retrieved 1 March 2015. 
  3. ^ "2016 > 103rd Tour de France > Startlist". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 30 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Shane Archbold out of Tour de France after breaking his pelvis in crash". Retrieved 18 March 2017. 
  5. ^ "Fenioux Piste International: Vélodrome de Costebelle - Hyères - Côte d'Azur: Omnium Hommes Elite" (PDF). Fédération Française de Cyclisme. 11 July 2014. Retrieved 17 October 2014. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Shane Archbold at Wikimedia Commons