Historic Overview Jay Sweet

Rider

Overall Rank4821
NameJay SWEET
Country
  Australia
Date of birth11-Aug-1975 - Adelaide (South Australia)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Jay Sweet - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1996 Giant - A.I.S. 38 525
2. 1997 ZVVZ - Giant - AIS 115 338
3. 1998 BigMat - Auber 93 104 355
4. 1999 BigMat - Auber 93 - IBM 121 358
5. 2000 BigMat - Auber 93 45 621
6. 2001 BigMat - Auber 93 56 593
7. 2002 Saturn Cycling Team 13 990
8. 2003 MBK - Oktos - Saint Quentin 0 1313
Overall: 492 4821

Biography

Jay Sweet (born 11 August 1975) is an Australian former professional racing cyclist who won a gold medal at the 1998 Commonwealth Games.

He accepted a road cycling scholarship at the Australian Institute of Sport and in 1997 was a member of the ZVVZ - Giant - AIS team. Between 1998 and 2001, he was a member of BigMat - Auber '93 (France). He won the gold medal in the Men's Road Race at the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games. Sweet rode in the 1999 Tour de France and did not finish Stage 15 due to an ankle injury from an accident during Stage 3. He retired in 2003 and moved to New Zealand. Whilst in New Zealand he worked as a commercial fisherman and apprentice builder. In 2012, he returned to Adelaide and in 2015 was working as a stonemason. In 2015, he rode in the Tour of the Riverland in South Australia and finished 2nd in Stage 1.

source - Wikipedia