Thomas Ziegler (cyclist)

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Thomas Ziegler
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Personal information
Full nameThomas Ziegler
Born (1980-11-24) November 24, 1980 (age 42)
Arnstadt, East Germany
Team information
Current teamRetired
Rider typeAll-rounder
Amateur team
20002002TEAG Köstritzer
Professional teams

Thomas Ziegler (born November 24, 1980 in Arnstadt) is a German former professional road bicycle racer. In early 2008, at the age of 27, he announced that he retired from professional cycling to open a bike shop in Hannover, where he currently lives. [1]



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