Elia Viviani

Elia Viviani

Personal information
Born (1989-02-07) 7 February 1989
Isola della Scala, Italy
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 67 kg (148 lb)
Team information
Current team Team Sky
Discipline Road and track
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Amateur team(s)
2008–2010 Marchiol–Liquigas–Site
Professional team(s)
2010–2014 Liquigas–Doimo
2015– Team Sky
Major wins

Grand Tours

Giro d'Italia
1 individual stage (2015)

Elia Viviani (born 7 February 1989) is an Italian racing cyclist, who rides for Team Sky.[1] On 10 May 2015, Viviani grabbed his first Grand Tour stage victory at the Giro d'Italia, winning stage 2 in a bunch sprint before Moreno Hofland and André Greipel.[2][3]

In August 2016 Viviani won gold in the omnium at the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Career achievements

Major results

Viviani at the 2016 Rio Olympics omnium competition
1st UEC Junior European Scratch Championships
3rd UCI Junior World Madison Championships
UEC Junior European Championships
1st Points race
3rd Madison
National Junior Championships
1st Team pursuit
1st Team sprint
3rd Scratch
3rd UCI Junior World Team Pursuit Championships
UEC European Championships
1st Under-23 Scratch
3rd Omnium
3rd Under-23 Team pursuit
1st UEC Under-23 European Scratch Championships
1st National Omnium Championships
UEC Under-23 European Championships
1st Omnium
1st Points race
2nd Madison (with Davide Cimolai)
National Championships
1st Individual pursuit
1st Madison (with Davide Cimolai)
1st Points race
2nd Scratch
2nd Team pursuit
3rd 1 km time trial
2nd UCI World Scratch Championships
3rd UEC European Omnium Championships
UCI World Cup Classics
3rd Omnium, Astana
UEC European Championships
1st Points race
3rd Madison (with Angelo Ciccone)
3rd Team pursuit
UEC European Track Championships
1st Points race
1st Madison (with Liam Bertazzo)
National Championships
1st Madison (with Michele Scartezzini)
1st Points race
2nd Individual pursuit
2nd 1 km time trial
3rd Scratch
1st European Omnium Championships
National Championships
1st Omnium
2nd Individual pursuit
1st European Omnium Championships
1st Six Days of Fiorenzuola (with Alex Buttazzoni)
UCI World Championships
2nd Madison (with Liam Bertazzo)
3rd Omnium
1st Omnium, Olympic Games
1st Six Days of Fiorenzuola (with Michele Scartezzini)
4th ZLM Tour
7th La Côte Picarde
1st Memorial Marco Pantani
1st Binche–Tournai–Binche
1st Stage 7 Vuelta a Cuba
1st Stage 7 Tour of Turkey
3rd Gran Premio Città di Misano – Adriatico
7th Overall Circuit Franco-Belge
1st Gran Premio della Costa Etruschi
1st Tour de Mumbai I
1st Coppa Città di Stresa
USA Pro Cycling Challenge
1st Stages 4 & 5
Giro di Padania
1st Stage 2
1st Points classification
1st Sprints classification
1st Stage 4 Tour of Beijing
1st Stage 2 Tour of Slovenia
2nd Tour de Mumbai II
1st Overall Giro della Provincia di Reggio Calabria
1st Young rider classification
1st Stages 1 & 2
1st Gran Premio della Costa Etruschi
1st Stage 6 Tour de San Luis
1st Stage 2a Settimana Internazionale di Coppi e Bartali
1st Stage 1 Tour of Beijing
2nd Memorial Marco Pantani
1st Overall Tour of Elk Grove
1st Stages 2 & 3
1st Dutch Food Valley Classic
1st Stage 2 Critérium du Dauphiné
1st Stage 1 Tour of Britain
5th Vattenfall Cyclassics
7th GP Ouest-France
7th Grand Prix de Fourmies
1st Coppa Bernocchi
Tour of Turkey
1st Stages 5 & 7
1st Stage 3 Settimana Internazionale di Coppi e Bartali
1st Stage 4 Tour of Slovenia
1st Stage 4 USA Pro Challenge
2nd Brussels Cycling Classic
3rd Grand Prix de Fourmies
9th RideLondon–Surrey Classic
Giro d'Italia
Held after Stages 5 & 6
Giro d'Italia
1st Stage 2
Held after Stages 2–5, 7–9, 13–16
Tour of Britain
1st Stages 1, 3 & 8
Abu Dhabi Tour
1st Points classification
1st Stages 2 & 4
1st Stage 2 Dubai Tour
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Tour de Romandie
1st Stage 1 Eneco Tour
2nd Trofeo Santanyi-Ses Salines-Campos
3rd Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne
1st Stage 2 Dubai Tour
1st Stage 2 Three Days of De Panne

Grand Tour General Classification Results Timeline

Grand Tour 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Pink jersey Giro 119 145 125 WD
Yellow jersey Tour 162
red jersey Vuelta 128

WD = Withdrew; IP = In Progress


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