SERGENT Jesse < Back  
Sport Cycling - Road, Cycling - Track
CGA New Zealand   
Gender Men
Born 08 Jul 1988 in Feilding, NZL
Height1.89 m
Weight 77 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Feilding, NZL
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He began the sport at age 10 in Fielding, New Zealand.
Why this sport? He came across a track cycling carnival at a local velodrome and made a few enquiries about how he could join.
Club / Team Radioshack-Nissan: Luxembourg
Name of coach Luca Guercilena [sports director]
Training Regime He trains six to seven days a week.
General Interest
Hobbies Hanging out with his friends, films, cars. (stuff.co.nz, 09 May 2008)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning a bronze medal in the Team Pursuit event at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. (treklivestrongu23.com, 07 Sep 2010)
Awards and honours He was named New Zealand male Road Rider of the Year in 2011. (stuff.co.nz, 07 Jan 2012)

In 2007 he was runner up for the Manawatu Junior Sportsperson of the Year award. (sportmanawatu.org.nz, 07 Sep 2010)
Ambitions To ride at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, England. (stuff.co.nz, 09 May 2008)