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Team Giant Vancouver

Team Giant Vancouver is a diverse mix of local riders and other talented and friendly racers from the Lower Mainland. This tight-knit team has a high profile at local, provincial, national, and international road, cyclocross, track, and mountain bike events. 

Now in it's third year, TGV features some of the best cycling ambassadors you’ll meet. Past incarnations have been home to Olympic Medalists, World Cup Champions, Canada Cup Champions, and winners of all sorts. The diverse team roster includes riders competing across a spectrum of disciplines, including Track, Cyclo-cross, Road, and Mountain Bike, in all age and ability categories. Team Giant Vancouver promises to be the most active and recognized team in BC and is dedicated to advocating for cycling in the province, mentoring young riders, and passionately representing its sponsors.

Team Giant Vancouver remains focused on promoting the benefits of cycling and growing the sport in BC. With a team of experienced veteran riders guiding some of the best young riders in the province, Team Giant Vancouver hopes to create a positive environment for all cyclist to learn the joy of riding and racing a bicycle.

GOALS

  • See our team on the podium at every race
  • Promote youth and women’s cycling to the mass public
  • Strengthen and grow our development riders through positive mentorship
  • Promote health and physical activity through cycling
Get the latest news from Team GIANT Vancouver on their Blog.
 

Riders

Paul Craig

Paul Craig

The Veteran and Team Manager

Steve Devantier

Steve Devantier

The Climber

Rich Machhein

Rich Machhein

The Sprinter

Ryan Newsome

Ryan Newsome

The Super Domestic

Brett Wakefield

Brett Wakefield

The Legit Fast Guy

Alex Schmidt

Alex Schmidt

The New Guy

Andrew Kerr

Andrew Kerr

The Ginger

Kelsey MacDonald

Kelsey MacDonald

The Kid

Ben Schmidt

Ben Schmidt

The Joker

Carsten Ivany

Carsten Ivany

The Mountain Biker

Ryan Jeans

Ryan Jeans

The Rock

Sue Weston

Sue Weston

The Smile

Pete Whalen

Pete Whalen

The Photographer

Sandra Walter

Sandra Walter

The Pro