Tom Scully (cyclist)

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Tom Scully
Tom Scully.JPG
Scully in 2015
Personal information
Full nameThomas Scully
NicknameScud[1]
Born (1990-01-14) 14 January 1990 (age 29)
Invercargill, New Zealand[2]
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight85 kg (187 lb; 13 st 5 lb)
Team information
Current teamEF Education First
DisciplineRoad, track
RoleRider
Amateur team(s)
2012Garmin–Sharp stagiaire)
Professional team(s)
2011–2012Chipotle–Garmin Development Team[3]
2013Team Raleigh[4]
2014–2015Madison Genesis[5]
2016Drapac Professional Cycling
2017–Cannondale–Drapac

Thomas Scully (born 14 January 1990) is a New Zealand professional road racing cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam EF Education First.[6] He previously competed on the road and track. Scully won the silver medal in the Men's points race at the 2014 UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Cali, Colombia. He won the gold medal in the same event at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.[7]

In October 2015, Scully transitioned to the road by joining Drapac Professional Cycling's line-up for the 2016 season.[8]

Major results[edit]

2012
3rd Paris–Roubaix Espoirs
2013
7th Rutland–Melton International CiCLE Classic
10th Overall Tour de Normandie
1st Prologue
2014
1st Gold medal blank.svg Points race, Commonwealth Games
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Points race, UCI Track Cycling World Championships
2nd Rutland–Melton International CiCLE Classic
2015
3rd Overall Tour de Normandie
2016
1st Stage 3 Boucles de la Mayenne
2nd Time trial, National Road Championships
2017
1st Stage 4 Route du Sud
2019
3rd Road race, National Road Championships

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2017 2018
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia DNF
A yellow jersey Tour de France 129
A red jersey Vuelta a España 153
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish
IP In progress

References[edit]

  1. ^ Burdon, Nathan (27 October 2012). "Scully seeks tour tonic after letdown". Southland Times. Retrieved 27 July 2014.
  2. ^ "Thomas Scully". Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. Retrieved 27 July 2014.
  3. ^ "Team Chipotle Becomes Team Chipotle-First Solar As New Sponsor, Unveils 2012 Jersey and Roster". First Solar. 30 January 2012. Retrieved 27 July 2014.
  4. ^ "Tom Scully notches first win for Team Raleigh". Cycling Weekly. 20 March 2013. Retrieved 27 July 2014.
  5. ^ "Madison Genesis strengthen roster for 2014". Madison-Genesis. Retrieved 27 July 2014.
  6. ^ "EF Education First Pro Cycling". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. Archived from the original on 2 January 2019. Retrieved 3 January 2019.
  7. ^ "Points race gold for Scully, four more medals". stuff.co.nz. Retrieved 27 July 2014.
  8. ^ "Drapac finalises 2016 roster with signing of Tom Scully". cyclingnews.com. 13 October 2015. Retrieved 21 March 2016.

External links[edit]

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