Carter Jones

Carter Jones

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Personal information
Full name Carter Jones
Born (1989-02-27) February 27, 1989
Maplewood, NJ
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 67 kg (148 lb)
Team information
Current team Team Giant–Alpecin
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type All-rounder
Professional team(s)
2010 Jelly Belly–Kenda
2011 Trek–Livestrong
2012–2013 Bissell
2014 Optum–Kelly Benefit Strategies
2015–2016 Team Giant–Alpecin
Infobox last updated on
May 5, 2014

Carter Jones (born February 27, 1989) is an American former professional road racing cyclist, who as of 2015 rides for Team Giant–Alpecin.[1] During the season, Jones resides in Boulder, Colorado.[2]

Jones joined Optum–Kelly Benefit Strategies for the 2014 season, after his previous team Bissell – folded at the end of the 2013 season.[1]

On June 24, 2016, Jones announced the termination of his contract with Team Giant–Alpecin, and his retirement from professional cycling, citing injuries sustained in accidents during the 2015 and 2016 seasons.[3]

Major results


10th, National Under-23 Time Trial Championships
2nd, National Under-23 Time Trial Championships
4th, National Time Trial Championships
5th, Overall, Redlands Cycling Classic
3rd, Overall, Tour de Guadeloupe
1st, Young rider classification
4th, National Under-23 Time Trial Championships
9th, Overall, Cascade Cycling Classic
1st, Stage 5, Tour of Southland
2nd, Overall, Cascade Cycling Classic
1st, Young rider classification
1st, Mountains classification, Tour of California
8th, Overall, Tour of the Gila
8th, Overall, Tour of Utah
1st, Overall, Tour of the Gila


  1. 1 2 Malach, Pat (October 11, 2013). "Huff, Jones join Optum-Kelly Benefit Strategies in 2014". Future plc. Retrieved December 15, 2013.
  2. 1 2 "Carter Jones at Bissell". Bissell. September 29, 2012. Archived from the original on November 1, 2012. Retrieved January 17, 2013.
  3. "Carter Jones announces retirement from cycling |". Retrieved 2016-06-25.
  4. "Carter Jones at Cycling Base". Cycling Base. California: Cycling Base LLC. Retrieved January 6, 2013.
  5. "Carter Jones at Cycling Archives". Cycling Archives. California. December 28, 2012. Retrieved March 7, 2013.

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