Brent Bookwalter

Date of Birth: 16th February 1984 (35)
Nationality: North American
Place of birth: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Turned Pro: 2008
Joins Mitchelton-SCOTT: 2019

Bookwalter joined Mitchelton-SCOTT at the start of the 2019 season as the first male rider from the United States of America to join the Australian outfit. The 34-year-old boasts an Australian link of his own as part of the Cadel Evans’ Tour de France winning team in 2011. 

Coming from an 11-year career at BMC Racing Team, Bookwalter will play a similar role in the Australian team’s Grand Tour ambitions - supporting young general classification contenders Esteban Chaves, Simon and Adam Yates.

2019

-      1st Settimana Internazionale Coppi e Bartali - Stage 1 TTT
-      1st Tirreno Adriatico - Stage 1 - TTT
-      19th Tirreno Adriatico - Stage 2
-      20th Giro d'Italia - Stage 6

Top results:

1st 2017 Tour of Utah - Stage 2 
1st 2015 USA Pro Challenge - Stage 2 
1st 2013 Tour of Qatar - Stage 1 
2nd 2015 USA Pro Challenge – Overall
2nd 2013 Tour of Qatar – Overall
3rd 2016 Tour of California – Overall
4th 2017 Tour of California – Overall
Part of Cadel Evans’ Tour de France winning team in 2011