Riwal Platform Cycling Team

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Riwal Platform Cycling Team
Team information
UCI code RIW
Registered Himmerland, Denmark
Founded 2009 (2009)
Discipline Road
Status UCI Continental
Bicycles Trek
Key personnel
General manager Mogens Kristensen
Team manager(s) Michael Blaudzun[1]
Team name history
2009
2010–2012
2013
2014
2015–
Concordia–Vesthimmerland
Concordia Forsikring–Himmerland
Concordia Forsikring–Riwal
Riwal Cycling Team
Riwal Platform Cycling Team

Riwal Platform Cycling Team is a Danish professional cycling team based in Himmerland that competes on the UCI Continental Circuits.[2]

Riwal Platform participates in races in many countries around Europe. Most popular achievement in DK has been Post Denmark, Olympia tours in the Netherlands and Tour of Slovakia.

In Post Denmark the team won the hill jersey (Martin Mortensen). In Olympia tours the team gained a rank of top 10 (Kasper Klostegaard), and in tour of Slovakia the team won a stage (by Martin Mortensen) and the team competition.

The team has 13 full-time riders. Most of the team riders are Danish but also includes Swedish members. The team has one sports manager and several freelancers.

About 70 businesspartners support Riwal Cycling Team by small and large sponsorships. The end of season 2013 Nikola Aistrup conquered the points in the first days of the Tour of Denmark and later he took second place in the final Post Cup department: The rider, who for years has been one of the backbones at Concordia Forsikring–Riwal has recently signed with the new team, which from 2014 will run under Riwal name.

Team roster[edit]

Christofer Stevenson, who rode for the team in 2013.
Rider Date of birth
 Jonas Aaen Jørgensen (DNK) (1986-04-20) 20 April 1986 (age 30)
 Nicolai Brøchner (DNK) (1993-07-04) 4 July 1993 (age 23)
 Jesper Bundgaard Vinkel (DNK) (1996-02-07) 7 February 1996 (age 21)
 Patrick Clausen (DNK) (1990-07-02) 2 July 1990 (age 26)
 Stefan Djurhuus (DNK) (1990-04-07) 7 April 1990 (age 27)
 Jonas Gregaard Wilsly (DNK) (1996-07-30) 30 July 1996 (age 20)
 Andreas Lorentz Kron (DNK) (1998-06-01) 1 June 1998 (age 18)
 Tobias Mørch Kongstad (DNK) (1996-09-14) 14 September 1996 (age 20)
Rider Date of birth
 Jesper Mørkøv (DNK) (1988-03-11) 11 March 1988 (age 29)
 Rasmus Mygind (DNK) (1989-05-08) 8 May 1989 (age 27)
 Chris Anker Sørensen (DNK) (1984-09-05) 5 September 1984 (age 32)
 Andreas Stokbro (DNK) (1997-08-04) 4 August 1997 (age 19)
 Troels Vinther (DNK) (1987-02-24) 24 February 1987 (age 30)
 Mathias Westergaard (DNK) (1994-02-21) 21 February 1994 (age 23)
 Kasper Würtz Schmidt (DNK) (1995-08-25) 25 August 1995 (age 21)

Major results[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stab". Riwalcyclingteam.dk. Retrieved 30 July 2016. 
  2. ^ "Team Concordia Forsikring-Himmerland Website". Team Concordia Forsikring-Himmerland. Retrieved 15 July 2011. 
  3. ^ Upsala Cykelklubb - Skandis Bike Weekend "106th Scandinavian Race in Uppsala 1909-2014", 10 May 2014. Retrieved on 11 May 2014.

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