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Michael Albasini

Date of Birth: 20th December 1980
Place of birth: Mendrisio, Switzerland
Height: 172 cm
Weight: 65 Kg
Hometown: Lanterswil, Swizterland
Nationality: Suisse
Turned Pro: 2005
Joined ORICA-GreenEDGE: 2012

 

A punchy rider, Michael continues to put himself in a winning position, recording a number of victories in each of his three seasons at ORICA-GreenEDGE.

In 2014, the Suisse won three stages at the Tour of Romandie and Italian race Tre Valli Varesine late in the season.

 

Top 20 Results at ORICA-GreenEDGE:
 

2015:

-       1st Tour de Romandie - Stage 2

-       1st Tour de Romandie - Stage 3

-       2nd GP du canton d'Argovie

-       2nd Tour de Romandie - Stage 1 (TTT)

-       3rd La Fleche Wallonne

-       6th Tour de Suisse - Stage 8

-       8th Tour de Romandie - Stage 4

-       8th Tour de Suisse - Stage 7

-       16th Tour de Suisse - Stage 1 (ITT)

-       20th Tour de Suisse - Stage 2

 

2014:

-       1st Tre Valli Varesine

-       1st Tour de Romandie – Stage 4

-       1st Tour de Romandie – Stage 2

-       1st Tour de Romandie – Stage 1

-       2nd National Championships Switzerland – Road Race

-       2nd Tour de Suisse – Stage 3

-       4th Tour de France – Stage 12

-       5th GP du Canton d’Argovie

-       6th Il Lombardia

-       6th Tour de France – Stage 2

-       7th La Fleche Wallonne

-       7th Trofeo Platja de Muro

-       9th Tour de France – Stage 15

-       10th Tour de Romandie – Points Classification

-       10th Tour de France – Stage 10

-       11th Tour de Suisse – Points Classification

-       12th Tour de Romandie – Mountains Classification

-       12th Tour de France – Stage 4

-       15th Tour de France – Points Classification

-       15th Tour de Suisse – Mountains Classification

-       15th Tour de France – Stage 3

 

2013:

-       1st GP du Canton d’Argovie / GP Gippingen

-       1st Tour de France – Stage 4 (TTT)

-       1st Paris-Nice – Stage 4

-       2nd Tour de France – Stage 14

-       3rd Tour de Romandie – Stage 3

-       4th Tour du Poitou Charentes – Stage 2

-       4th Tour de Suisse – Stage 8

-       9th Tour de Romandie – Stage 2

-       13th National Championship Switzerland – Road Race

-       19th Tour de France – Stage 1

-       19th Paris-Nice – Stage 6

 

2012:

-       1st Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – General Classification

-       1st Tour de Suisse – Stage 7

-       1st Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – Stage 2

-       1st Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – Stage 1

-       2nd National Championships Switzerland – Road Race

-       2nd La Fleche Wallonne

-       3rd Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – Mountains Classification

-       3rd Tour de Suisse – Stage 3

-       4th GP du Canton d’Argovie / GP Gippingen

-       4th Tour Mediterraneen Cycliste Professionnel – Mountains Classification

-       4th Tour de Suisse – Stage 5

-       5th Tour de France – Stage 3

-       6th Tour de Suisse – Prologue

-       7th Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – Stage 5

-       16th Bayern-Rundfahrt – Stage 4

-       17th UCI Road Cycling World Championships – Road Race

-       17th Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – Stage 3

 

Other Results:

-       1st 2011 Vuelta a Espana – Stage 12

-       1st 2010 Tour of Britain – General Classification

-       1st 2010 Tour of Austria – General Classification

Rider's Talk

"This was the first time a team called me – showing confidence in me as a rider. Once I saw the people involved and the infrastructure in place, it was an easy decision."