Amanuel
Ghebreigzabhier

Amanuel Ghebreigzabhier is new to the team for 2021, arriving after three years riding in the pro peloton with NTT Pro Cycling (formerly Dimension Data). The 26-year-old Eritrean is one of the top cyclists in Africa, winning the African Continental Championship road race and team time trial in 2018. He won the National Championships road title in 2014 and is the reigning Eritrean time trial champion. Amanuel is a strong climber and excels in multiday races. He has already competed in four Grand Tours – twice on the start lines of the Giro d’Italia and the Vuelta a Espana – where he’s been recognized support in mountain stages and taken opportunities in breakaways. Amanuel is thrilled to join Trek-Segafredo and ride in support of Vincenzo Nibali, which he knows will improve himself further as a cyclist.

Date of birth

17/08/1994

From
Eritrea

Questions /
Answers

Tell us about your greatest cycling achievement.

Winning the Eritrea National Championships road race in 2014.

If you could borrow one cycling aptitude from any of your Trek-Segafredo teammates what would it be and from whom?

Anything from Vincenzo Nibali! He has so much experience.