Historic Overview Peter Velits

Rider

Overall Rank568
NamePeter VELITS
Country
  Slovakia
Date of birth21-Feb-1985 - Bratislava (Bratislava)
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Biography

Peter Velits

Peter Velits (born 21 February 1985 in Bratislava) is a retired Slovak professional road racing cyclist. His career highlights include third place overall and a stage win at the 2010 Vuelta a España, the 2007 World Under-23 Road Race Championships gold and the 2012 Tour of Oman overall victory. Velits is also known as strong time-trialist, winning three consecutive team time trials as a part of Omega Pharma–Quick-Step in 2012 and 2013 and riding on the BMC Racing Team in 2014 UCI Road World Championships. His twin brother, Martin Velits rides for Etixx–Quick-Step, having raced on the same teams every year until the end of the 2013 season.

After two seasons with the team, Velits left Omega Pharma–Quick-Step at the end of the 2013 season to join the BMC Racing Team.

Velits retired at the end of the 2016 season.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Grosser Preis des Kantons Aargau - Gippingen 2009
Vuelta a España - stages 2010 (1)
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Seasons

Peter Velits - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 2004 Dukla Trencin 3 1207
2. 2005 Team Konica Minolta 29 868
3. 2006 Team Konica Minolta 81 564
4. 2007 Team Wiesenhof Felt 236 251
5. 2008 Team Milram 516 112
6. 2009 Team Milram 830 56
7. 2010 Team HTC - Columbia 828 51
8. 2011 HTC - Highroad 541 116
9. 2012 Omega Pharma - Quickstep 919 47
10. 2013 Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team 1106 30
11. 2014 BMC Racing Team 947 53
12. 2015 BMC Racing Team 142 515
13. 2016 BMC Racing Team 179 442
Overall: 6357 568