Everyday Kid Phil Gaimon Rides Off the Couch into a Pro Contract

Boulder, CO, USA - May 6, 2014 - Professional cyclist Phil Gaimon has written a book telling the true story of his unlikely transformation from fat kid to professional bike racer. Pro Cycling on $10 a Day: From Fat Kid to Euro Pro, is now available in bookstores, bike shops, and online. Preview Gaimon's debut book at www.velopress.com/phil. Plump, grumpy, slumped on the couch, and going nowhere … [Read more...]

Phil Gaimon Wins Stage 1 Of Tour de San Luis

With the stage 1 win, Phil is now in the overall lead heading into today's stage 2. Phil wrote us via email about how it felt to win his first race with Garmin-Sharp “(team sport director) Chann thought it might be worth it to toss me into the break today, since the big teams don’t know who I am. That plan kinda worked like a charm. Never in my wildest dreams would I have thought I’d be … [Read more...]

Team Garmin-Sharp Signs Phil Gaimon For 2014 Season

Team Garmin-Sharp today announced it has signed American Phil Gaimon for 2014. Gaimon started racing in 2005 and said he has always had an eye on riding for Team Garmin-Sharp: “I started racing, then got my Cat 2 upgrade just in time to compete against guys like Ian McGregor at U23 nationals (Tyler Farrar was second). He was riding for the team when it was Team TIAA-CREF, and I remember … [Read more...]

BISSELL Pro Cycling Announces A Strong 2013 Roster

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Dec. 7, 2012 – The BISSELL Pro Cycling Team is again poised to dominate racing in North America with the announcement of the outstanding roster of twelve riders: Frank Pipp, Chris Baldwin, Jeremy Vennell, Jason McCartney, Patrick McCarty, Phil Gaimon, Patrick Bevin, Carter Jones, Julian Kyer, Tommy Nankervis, Andrew Dahlheim and Michael Torckler. As the winningest team … [Read more...]

Gaimon to BISSELL for 2013

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Aug. 29, 2012 – The BISSELL Pro Cycling Team is proud to announce a new signing for 2013, Phil Gaimon. The addition of Gaimon to the team brings a solid GC rider with climbing and time trial strength. His ranking as fifth in the NRC Individual standings reflects his impressive 2012 results which included the overall win at Redlands, time trial and KOM victories at San … [Read more...]

Gaimon and Guarnier Off To Fast Starts Atop The NRC

The USA Cycling National Racing Calendar (NRC) kicked off Thursday with the Redlands Bicycle Classic in California. The four-day race in southern California consisted of a time trial, two road races and a criterium. The overall winner of each of the men's and women's general classification opened with a win in the time trial on Thursday and clung to the yellow jersey throughout the … [Read more...]