Who is Marcel Kittel

The German sprinter Marcel Kittel is one of the biggest cycling talent in the world. Many cycling experts expect to be the largest rival Mark Cavendish in the future.Marcel Kittel was born on May 11, 1988 in the Eastern German city of Erfurt. His father used to be a successful amateur cyclist who rode for DDR choice. Together with father Marcel began as a teen regularly cycle. During these trips, he got a taste and Marcel, dreams of a brilliant career in cycling.


The age of thirteen he entered his first race as a mountain biker. Not much later, he switched to road cycling. Soon he seemed to have a lot of talent. In 2004, he won the German Championship on the road at the newcomers.

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In his youth, Marcel Kittel excelled especially in the trial time. He was both the 2005 and 2006 champion in juniors trial world.

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Also in the category of promise as he was one of the best time Trialists in the world. He won as a promise included the Italian time trial champion Memorial Davide Fardelli, German time trial Championship and EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP time trial. At the World Championship time trial in Geelong for promises he finished third. If the promise red Marcel Kittel four years before Thüringer Energie Team.


In 2011, he joined the Dutch pro team Skil-Shimano. During this first year as professional Bowl decided, on the advice of team management, more sprinting than in trial time to concentrate, because he physically extreme talent should have for sprinting. The special sprint training that he would do, soon paid off.
Cauldron took in January 2011, during the third stage of the Tour de Langkawi, his first professional victory in a group sprint. In may, he was extremely impressed during the four days of Dunkirk. German neo-pro won on this famous pro race less than four steps. Th

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