|Full name||Primož Roglič|
29 October 1989|
|Current team||Team LottoNL–Jumbo|
|Rider type||Climber, Time-trialist|
Infobox last updated on|
15 May 2016
Primož Roglič (born 29 October 1989 in Trbovlje) is a Slovenian racing cyclist currently riding for the Team LottoNL–Jumbo cycling team. Roglič started his career as a ski jumper but then shifted to cycling.
Roglič is a former ski jumper who competed from 2003-2011, and was the Junior World Ski Jumping champion in 2007. He set his personal best at 183 metres (600 ft) at Heini-Klopfer-Skiflugschanze flying hill in Oberstdorf, Germany in 2011. He had a horrible crash in front of his home crowd in 2007 at the Letalnica bratov Gorišek ski flying hill in Planica, Slovenia.
Roglič started in the 2016 Giro d'Italia, where he surprised with a second place in the opening time trial in Apeldoorn, being only one hundredth of a second slower than winner Tom Dumoulin. He won the 9th stage, 40.5 km. individual time trial in Chianti.
- 1st Croatia–Slovenia
- 1st Stage 2 Tour d'Azerbaïdjan
- 3rd Overall Sibiu Cycling Tour
- 1st Mountains classification
- 1st Overall Tour d'Azerbaïdjan
- 1st Stage 2
- 1st Overall Tour of Slovenia
- 1st Stage 3
- 1st Mountains classification Settimana Coppi & Bartali
- 2nd Overall Tour of Croatia
- 4th Overall Tour of Qinghai Lake
- 1st Stage 5
- 1st National Time Trial Championships
- 1st Stage 9 (ITT) Giro d'Italia
- 4th Overall Tour du Poitou Charentes
- 5th Overall Volta ao Algarve
- 7th European Time Trial Championships
- 10th Time trial, Olympic Games
Grand Tour general classification results timeline
WD = Withdrew; IP = In Progress
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- "99th Giro d'Italia Startlist". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 6 May 2016.
- "Giro d'Italia: Tom Dumoulin wins Apeldoorn time trial". BBC News. Retrieved 10 May 2016.