Yukiya Arashiro

  • Date of Birth 22nd September, 1984.
  • Place of Birth Ishigaki
  • Nationality Japan
  • Specialty ALL-ROUNDER
  • Weight 64 kg
  • Height 1.7 m
  • UCI Ranking 660
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Riding in Europe for more than ten years, the 2020 Olympics will be an end to his prominent career in cycling. He is renowned as an inspiration for cycling in Japan and across Asia, being the first Asian rider to finish a Grand Tour. During his time riding for Bahrain Merida, Arashiro won the General Classification of Tour de Taiwan in 2018. His most notable result last season was finishing 2nd in his National champions road race in Japan.

Top Results in Last Five Seasons
  • 1.

    Asian Cycling Championships - TTT - Stage 1 (TTT) 8th February, 2018,

  • 1.

    Tour de Taiwan 15th March, 2018,

  • 1.

    Tour of Japan - Stage 7 4th June, 2016,

  • 2.

    Asian Cycling Championships - Road Race 24th January, 2016,

  • 2.

    Tour de Taiwan - Stage 3 13th March, 2018,

  • 2.

    Asian Cycling Championships - TTT - Stage 1 (TTT) 25th February, 2017,

  • 2.

    National Championships Japan - Road Race 30th June, 2019,

  • 2.

    Tour de Taiwan - Points classification 15th March, 2018,

  • 3.

    Sun Hung Kai Properties Hong Kong Challenge 8th October, 2017,

  • 3.

    Tour de Taiwan - Stage 4 14th March, 2018,

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