Date of Birth: 24thJune 1996 (23)
Place of Birth: Mantova
Joined Mitchelton-SCOTT: 2019
The Italian U23 road and time trial champion joined Mitchelton-SCOTT in 2019, making his step up to senior WorldTour level with the Australian squad from the Dutch development team SEG-Rcaing-Academy.
After enjoying a lot of sucess at Under 23 level which included results such as the European U23 TT title and victory in the prologue at the U23 Giro d’Italia, Affini lived upto his reputation, claiming two impressive professional victories in his first season with the team at WorldTour level.
- 1st Tour of Norway - Stage 4
- 1st OVO Energy Tour of Britain - Stage 6 ITT
- 1st Hammer Chase - Hammer Limburg
- 3rd European Championships - ITT
- 4th Tour of Norway - General Classification
- 5th Hammer Sprint - Hammer Limburg
- 10th Tour of Norway - Stage 6
- 13th GP Beghelli
- 14th Tour of Norway - Stage 1
- 14th Hammer Climb - Hammer Limburg