Yanto Barker Profile

 

 
 
 
 
Name: Yanto Barker
DOB: 6/01/1980
From: Carmarthen, Wales, UK
Lives: London, England, UK
Height: 1.82m
Weight: 69kg
Team: Team UK Youth
Company: Le Col
Twitter: @YBLECOL
Personal Website: yantobarker.blogspot.com
 
Yanto Barker is a Professional cyclist, business owner, commentator and presenter. Yanto has many reasons to be involved in the sport and industries of cycling, both competitive and recreational, a successful cycling clothing company and professional cycling career. Recently Yanto has also been working on commentating most notably on the 2011 TOB. “I love cycling, its given me so many opportunities, I’ve seen the world in my time racing. I have had the good fortune to be fit, healthy and motivated so as to be able to achieve my goals. I hope I can offer an interesting perspective on many of the contemporary topics in our sport today here on Cycling Shorts.” For the 2012 season Yanto has signed for Team UK Youth.
 
Palmares:

2005 – Team: Driving Force Logistics
3rd British National Road Race Championships
1st Surrey 5-day
2nd East Yorkshire Classic
2nd Havant GP (GB 1.2 UCI)
3rd Round of the Surrey League, ‘Eastway Classic’/’Taunton Criterium’
4th Stage 4, Circuit des Ardennes (Charleville-Mézières)
4th FBD Insurance Rás (IRE 2.2 UCI)
3rd Stage 7 FBD Insurance Rás (Rathdrum – Wicklow)
5th Stage 6, FBD Insurance Rás (Abbeyleix – Rathdrum)
6th Paris Troyes (FRA 1.2 UCI)
6th Rout Tourangelle (FRA 1.2 UCI)
8th Lincoln International Grand Prix
9th Tour of Britain
6th Stage 1, Tour of Britain (GB 2.1 UCI)
10th Hel Nan Het Mergelland (NED 1.1 UCI)

2004
1st Mavic Cup Series (DIV 1, FRA)
5th GP Rougy, Mavic Cup Series (FRA 1.6 UCI)
1st GP Carelleur
2nd Tour De Franch Compte (4 diwrnod)
4th G.C Nord Isaire (FRA 2.6 UCI)
8th Stage 1, Circuit Des Mines (FRA 2.5 UCI)
8th Stage 1, Tour of Britain (Manchester – Manchester)
9th Stage 5, Tour of Britain (Westminster – London)
13th Stage 3, Tour of Britain (Bakewell – Nottingham)

2003 Team: MBK – Oktos
1st Mavic Cup Series (DIV 1, FRA)
2nd Course La Ville, Mavic Cup Serie (DIV 1, FRA)
1st Stage 1, Circuit Des Mines (FRA 2.5)
2nd Stage 3, Circuit Des Mines (FRA 2.5 UCI)

2002
12th Road Race, U23 World Championships
13th Road Race Commonwealth Games

1998
1st British National Road Race Championships – Junior
2nd Welsh National Road Race Championships
11th Road Race, Junior World Championships
 
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