Luka Mezgec

Date of Birth: 27th June 1988 (29)
Nationality: Slovenian
Place of birth:
Turned Pro: 2013
Joined ORICA-SCOTT: 2016
Twitter: @lukamezgec
Personal Website: N/A 

Mezgec joined ORICA-SCOTT in 2016 after three years with Giant-Alpecin and a wealth of experience leading out some of the best sprinters in the world including Marcel Kittel and John Degenkolb.

Luka will continue to work with the team's developing lead out train, particularly in support of young Australian sprinter Caleb Ewan.

Top 20 Results for ORICA-SCOTT:

2017

-       1st National Championships - Road Race
-       1st Tour of Slovenia - Stage 2
-       2nd Tour of Poland - Stage 5
-       2nd Tour of Slovenia - Points Classification
-       3rd Tour of Slovenia - Stage 1
-       5th European Championships - Road Race
-       5th Tirreno-Adriatico - Stage 3
-       5th Tirreno-Adriatico - Stage 1 (TTT)
-       7th Tour of Slovenia - Stage 4
-       8th Driedaagse De Panne-Koksijde - Stage 3a
-       10th Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana - Stage 1 (TTT)
-       15th Giro d'Italia - Stage 13
-       16th Giro d'Italia - Stage 12
-       16th Giro d'Italia - Stage 7
-       16th Milan-San Remo
-       17th Giro d'Italia - Stage 2

2016

-       2nd Tour de Pologne - Stage 4
-       3rd Tour de Pologne - Stage 3
-       5th Driedaagse De Panne-Koksijde - Stage 3
-       6th Vuelta a Burgos - Stage 2 (TTT)
-       7th Tour of Britain - Stage 4
-       7th Tour of Britain - Stage 7b
-       8th Vuelta a Burgos - Stage 3
-       9th Tirreno-Adriatico - Stage 1 (TTT)
-       9th Vuelta a Burgos - Stage 1
-       10th Tour of Britain - Stage 3
-       10th Eneco Tour - Stage 4
-       12th Gent-Wevelgem In Flanders Fields 
-       14th Driedaagse De Panne-Koksijde - Stage 2
-       14th Eneco Tour - Stage 5 (TTT)
-       15th Giro d'Italia - Stage 5

Other results:

-       2014 Giro d’Italia stage winner (stage 21)
-       Three-time stage winner at Volta Ciclista a Catalunya
-       Two-time stage winner at Tour of Beijing
-       Lead out rider for Marcel Kittel and John Degenkolb