Wesley Sulzberger

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Wesley Sulzberger
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Sulzberger at the 2009 Tour Down Under.
Personal information
Full name Wesley Sulzberger
Born (1986-10-26) 26 October 1986 (age 30)
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 65 kg (143 lb)
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Amateur team(s)
2006–2008 Southaustralia.com-AIS
Professional team(s)
2009–2011 Française des Jeux
2012–2013 GreenEDGE
2014 Drapac Professional Cycling
2015 Navitas Satalyst Racing team
2016 Kinan Cycling Team
Major wins
National Under-23 Road Race Championships (2007)

Wesley Sulzberger (born 26 October 1986) is an Australian cyclist. He was born in Launceston, Tasmania Australia and started cycling with the West Tamar Cycling Club. He began his career with the Australian Continental Team Southaustralia.com-AIS cycling team and later joined Française des Jeux. After three years with the team, Sulzberger moved to the GreenEDGE team for the 2012 season.[1] He remained with the team until the end of the 2013 season, when he joined Drapac Professional Cycling for the 2014 season; he joined his brother Bernard, on the squad.[2]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

2006
1st Overall Tour of Gippsland
1st Stage 7
Tour of Tasmania
1st Stages 6, 10 & 11
1st Stage 1 Tour de Hokkaido
2007
1st MaillotAustralia.PNG Under-23 National Road Race Championships
1st Stage 2 Herald Sun Tour
2nd Silver medal blank.svg World Under-23 Road Race Championships
2008
1st Stage 2 Tour of Japan
2009
1st Stage 2 Paris–Corrèze
5th Overall Tour Down Under
2010
1st Grand Prix de Plumelec-Morbihan
2011
8th Overall Tour of Turkey
8th Overall Bayern-Rundfahrt
2013
4th Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
2014
10th Overall Tour de Taiwan
2016
1st Stage 3 Le Tour de Filipinas
1st Mountain classification Tour de Kumano

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia
A yellow jersey Tour de France 151
A red jersey Vuelta a España 117 145 DNF
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wesley Sulzberger to link up with GreenEdge in 2012". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 13 September 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Wesley Sulzberger joins Drapac Pro Cycling". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. 11 November 2013. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Wesley Sulzberger at Wikimedia Commons