• Power of the Panzerwagen: Tony Martin Dominates Tour de France Stage 20 Time Trial

    Cycling: 101th Tour de France / Stage 20

    Posted 7 days ago by John Ohail

    The translation of German Tony Martin’s nickname, “Panzerwagen,” results in the English word, “tank.” Martin has been just that during his career time trial performances. He backed up his nickname in today’s Tour de France Stage 20 time trial, winning in a time of 1 hour, 6 minutes and 21 seconds. The reigning Time Trial World Champion put down an unmatched effort on the penultimate stage of the 2014 Tour, topping his closest competitor by a staggering 1 minute, 39 seconds.

  • Oakley Riders Dominant at 2012 UCI Road Cycling World Championships


    Posted almost 2 years ago by John Ohail

    The UCI Road and Time Trial World Championships were held over the past week in Holland and Oakley athletes topped the podiums of multiple events. Cyclists across both genders in team and individual competitions claimed the title of “World Champion” after some stunning performances.

Tony Martin

Date of Birth:
April 23, 1985
Cottbus, East Germany
Omega Pharma, Quick-Step, Q8, Specialized, Janom, Innergetic, Peugeot, Vermarc, Oakley

Career Highlights

    • 2010: German National Time Trial Champion
    • 2010: 1st Overall, Eneco Tour
    • 2010: 1st, Stage 7 - ITT Tour of California
    • 2010: 3rd, Time Trial UCI World Championships
    • 2010: 2nd, Prologue - Tour de France
    • 2011: World Time Trial Champion
    • 2011: 1st, Stage 20 - ITT Tour de France
    • 2011: 1st, Stage 10 - ITT Vuelta a España
    • 2011: 1st, Stage 3 - ITT Critérium du Dauphiné
    • 2011: 1st Overall, Volta ao Algarve
    • 2011: 1st Overall, Paris-Nice
    • 2011: 1st Overall Tour of Beijing
    • 2011: 1st, Stage 6 - ITT Tour of the Basque Country
    • 2011: 1st, Chrono des Nations
    • 2012: 2nd Overall, Volta ao Algarve
    • 2013: 1st - Tour of Belgium