• Oakley's First Gold Medal

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Tess Weaver

    Oakley’s Samuel Sánchez of Spain stopped by the Oakley Safehouse today, after winning gold in the men’s road race on Saturday. The Oakley team cracked open a bottle of bubbly while Sanchez signed some Radars and showed off his prestigious bling.

Samuel Sanchez Gonzalez

Samuel Sanchez
Date of Birth:
February 5, 1978
Hometown:
Oviedo, Spain
Sponsors:
Oakley, Team Euskaltel-Euskadi

Career Highlights

    • 2006: 1st- Zuri-Metzgete
    • 2007: 3rd Overall and 3 Stage Wins - Vuelta a España
    • 2008: Gold, Men's Road Race, Beijing Olympics
    • 2009: 1st, GP Llodio
    • 2009: 3rd overall- Tour of the Basque Country
    • 2009: 4th, La Flèche Wallonne
    • 2010: 3rd Overall Tour de France
    • 2011: 1st, GP Miguel Indurain
    • 2011: Mountains Classification Winner, Tour de France
    • 2012: 2nd Overall, Volta a Catalunya