Ian McLeod (cyclist)

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Ian McLeod
Personal information
Full nameIan McLeod
Born (1980-10-03) 3 October 1980 (age 38)
Falkirk, United Kingdom
Height1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight66 kg (146 lb)
Team information
Current teamFedGroup ITEC
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Amateur team(s)
2011DCM
2013–FedGroup ITEC
Professional team(s)
2001–2004Team HSBC
2005–2007 Française des Jeux
2008–2010 Team MTN
2012Team Bonitas

Ian McLeod (born 3 October 1980 in Falkirk, United Kingdom) is a South African professional road bicycle racer for FedGroup ITEC. He has previously been a member of Team Bonitas, [1] as well as Française des Jeux and Team MTN. In 2008 he won the South African National Road Race Championships. [2]

Falkirk town in Scotland

Falkirk is a large town in the Central Lowlands of Scotland, historically within the county of Stirlingshire. It lies in the Forth Valley, 23.3 miles (37.5 km) north-west of Edinburgh and 20.5 miles (33.0 km) north-east of Glasgow.

United Kingdom Country in Europe

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign country located off the north-western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland is the only part of the United Kingdom that shares a land border with another sovereign state, the Republic of Ireland. Apart from this land border, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the south-west, giving it the 12th-longest coastline in the world. The Irish Sea lies between Great Britain and Ireland. The United Kingdom's 242,500 square kilometres (93,600 sq mi) were home to an estimated 66.0 million inhabitants in 2017.

South Africa Republic in the southernmost part of Africa

South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa. It is bounded to the south by 2,798 kilometres (1,739 mi) of coastline of Southern Africa stretching along the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans; to the north by the neighbouring countries of Namibia, Botswana, and Zimbabwe; and to the east and northeast by Mozambique and Eswatini (Swaziland); and it surrounds the enclaved country of Lesotho. South Africa is the largest country in Southern Africa and the 25th-largest country in the world by land area and, with over 57 million people, is the world's 24th-most populous nation. It is the southernmost country on the mainland of the Old World or the Eastern Hemisphere. About 80 percent of South Africans are of Bantu ancestry, divided among a variety of ethnic groups speaking different African languages, nine of which have official status. The remaining population consists of Africa's largest communities of European, Asian (Indian), and multiracial (Coloured) ancestry.

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Palmarès

2002
1st Liberty Ride for Sight
2003
1st Pick 'n Pay 94.7
2004
1st GP des Lys lez Lannoy
1st Hluhluwe Pineapple Festival
1st Stage 1 Tour de la Manche
2nd Hyper to Hyper
2007
3rd Anatomic Jock Race
3rd Pick 'n Pay 94.7
2008
1st Wilro 100
1st MaillotSudafrica.PNG National Road Race Championships
3rd Overall Tour du Maroc
2009
1st African Road Race Championships
2010
2nd Overall La Tropicale Amissa Bongo
2013
4th Overall Mzansi Tour

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  2. "National Championship, Road, Elite, South Africa (Men)". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 13 February 2016.