Stefan Denifl

Stefan Denifl
Personal information
Full name Stefan Denifl
Born (1987-09-22) 22 September 1987
Fulpmes, Austria
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Weight 65 kg (143 lb; 10.2 st)
Team information
Current team IAM Cycling
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber/Time-Trialist
Amateur team(s)
2009 Cervélo TestTeam (stagiaire)
Professional team(s)
2006 Vorarlberger
2007–2009 Elk Haus–Simplon
2010 Cervélo TestTeam
2011 Leopard Trek
2012 Vacansoleil–DCM
2013– IAM Cycling
Major wins

One-Day Races and Classics

National Time Trial Championships (2008)
Infobox last updated on
16 March 2014

Stefan Denifl (born 22 September 1987 in Fulpmes, Austria) is a professional cyclist who is riding for the UCI Professional Continental team, IAM Cycling.[1] In 2012 he rode for a year with Vacansoleil–DCM.[2]

Denifl began the cycling in 2001 in the "Team Bike Denifl" as a mountain biker. In 2003, he moved to the street in the "Team ÖAMTC Recheis Lattella". From 2004 he focused on road cycling. In 2005, he was taken by Heiko Salzwedel in the T-Mobile Development Programme and included his first experience with the professional cyclists. In 2006 he signed with his first UCI Continental team Vorarlberger, and from 2007 to 2009 he was part of Elk Haus–Simplon. In 2009, he rode as a trainee for Cervélo TestTeam,[3] and rode with them as a full professional the next year.

Career achievements

Major results

2nd Overall Trofeo Karlsberg
9th Eschborn-Frankfurt City Loop
1st National Time Trial Championships
1st National Under-23 Time Trial Championships
1st Overall Thüringen Rundfahrt der U23
7th Overall Bayern Rundfahrt
8th Overall Tour of Austria
7th Overall Tour of Austria
7th Overall Bayern Rundfahrt
8th Overall Vuelta Castilla y Leon
5th Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal
9th Overall Grand Prix de Wallonie
5th Overall Tour du Limousin
1st Mountains classification Bayern-Rundfahrt
2nd National Road Race Championships
5th Overall Circuit de la Sarthe
7th Overall Paris–Nice
1st Mountains classification Tour de Suisse
10th Overall Tour of Austria
1st Best Austrian Rider classification

Grand Tour general classification results timeline

Grand Tour 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Pink jersey Giro 75 52
Yellow jersey Tour
red jersey Vuelta WD

WD = Withdrew; In Progress = IP


  1. "IAM Cycling announces 2013 roster". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 20 September 2012. Retrieved 24 September 2012.
  2. "Denifl and Mortensen to Vacansoleil". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 14 October 2011. Retrieved 4 January 2012.
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