Historic Overview Manabu Ishibashi
Manabu Ishibashi (石橋 学, Ishibashi Manabu, born 30 November 1992) is a Japanese professional racing cyclist. He won the Under-23 Japanese National Time Trial Championships in 2014. He joined Team Nippo–De Rosa starting in the 2013 season while he was still a student at the National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya. He stayed on with Nippo–Vini Fantini as it became a Professional Continental team starting in the 2015 season.
Ishibashi became the sixth Japanese cyclist to participate in the Giro d'Italia when he rode in the 2015 edition. He withdrew from the race on the 9th stage. He transferred to Bridgestone–Anchor for the 2017 season.