Tiago Ferreira (cyclist)

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Tiago Ferreira
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Ferreira competing in the cross-country race at the 2016 Summer Olympics
Personal information
Full nameTiago Jorge de Oliveira Ferreira
Born (1988-12-07) 7 December 1988 (age 32)
Viseu, Portugal
Height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Team information
Current teamTeam Protek [1]
Discipline Cross-country
Major wins
MTB Marathon World Championships (2016)

Tiago Jorge de Oliveira Ferreira (born 7 December 1988) is a Portuguese mountain biker from Viseu, [2] who specialises in the cross-country discipline.

In June 2016, he won the cross-country marathon silver medal at the European Championships in Sigulda, Latvia. [3] Three weeks later, he won the gold medal at the 2016 UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships in Laissac, France, [4] becoming the second Portuguese cyclist to win a world championship title, after Rui Costa. [5]

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The 2016 in cycling results is given as follows:


  1. "Team Protek by Marconi Project's". MTBCrossCountry.com. Retrieved 26 June 2016.
  2. "Tiago Ferreira" (in Portuguese). Olympic Committee of Portugal . Retrieved 26 June 2016.
  3. "Tiago Ferreira vice-campeão europeu de maratonas" (in Portuguese). Portuguese Cycling Federation. 5 June 2016. Retrieved 26 June 2016.
  4. "ROC Laissagais Championnats du Monde Mountain Bike Marathon 2016" (PDF) (in French). Roc Laissagais. Retrieved 3 July 2016.
  5. "Tiago Ferreira campeão do Mundo de Maratonas" (in Portuguese). Portuguese Cycling Federation. 26 June 2016. Retrieved 26 June 2016.