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Dominik Nerz (GER)

Turned pro

2009

Date of birth

August 25, 1989

Place of birth

Wangen, Germany

Country

Germany

Residence

Kreuzlingen, Switzerland

Height

5 ft 11 inch / 180 cm

Weight

149 lbs / 68 kg


Bio snapshot

Returned to action at Tour de Wallonie after a withdrawing on Stage 5 at Critérium du Dauphiné after a crash that required stitches to his left knee ... 2013: Member of team classification win at Tour of Beijing ... Scored season-best fourth-place result on mountain-top finish of Vuelta a España Stage 16 ... Helped Thor Hushovd win two stages and the overall at the Arctic Race of Norway ... Was among the 12 riders on the team's Tour de France "long roster" ... Part of the squad that won the team classification at the Tour de San Luis ... 2012: Runner-up at Rund um den Finanzplatz in his home country … joins Daniel Oss as Liquigas-Cannondale teammates who move to the BMC Racing Team for 2013 … Fifth at the GP Miguel Indurain … Past Under 23 national road champion (2009).

Specialties and Strengths

Stage races

Top 10 results 2014

Aug. 23

Vuelta a España, Stage 1 TT

9th

Aug. 9

Tour de Pologne, Final Overall Standings    

9th   

Career Highlights

2013

4th, Stage 16, Vuelta a España (ESP)
5th, Stage 2, Tour de Romandie (SUI)
6th, Stage 20, Vuelta a España (ESP)
8th, Stage 7 (TT), Tour de Pologne (POL)

2012

2nd, Rund um den Finanzplatz Eschborn-Frankfurt (GER)
5th overall, GP Miguel Indurain (ESP)
5th, Stage 2 (TTT), Eneco Tour (NED)

2011

2nd, Stage 1 (TTT), Vuelta a España (ESP)
3rd, Stage 19, Vuelta a España (ESP)