Date of Birth: 16th February 1984 (34)
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.
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