Ben Hill is an Australian Road Cyclist riding for the UCI Continental team, Attaque Team Gusto. His highly adaptive and aggressive riding style has helped him secure results around the world in a variety of races. The Canberra based rider has ridden throughout the US, Africa, Europe, Asia, New Zealand and Australia with success in each.
In 2017 alone he began the year by winning the KOM jersey at the UCI 2.1 Herald Sun Tour, as well as 4th and 6th on stages 3 and 4 respectively. Following this he headed to the UCI 2.2 Le Tour de Filipinas, where he finished 4th overall, 3rd in the points classification and 4th in the mountains classification including top 10 finishes in all stages throughout the tour. The success didn’t stop here, as he moved to the UCI 2.2 Tour de Tochigi where he took out the overall classification as well as both the points and mountains classification.
Prior to 2017, some of his most decorated results include:
Mountains Classification UCI 2.1 Herald Sun Tour
Points Classification UCI 2.2 Baltyk – Karkonosze Tour
1st Overall UCI 2.2 The Princess Maha Chackri Sirindhon’s Cup ‘Tour of Thailand’
5th UCI 1.2 Visegrad 4 Bicycle Race – GP Czech Republic
4th UCI 1.2 Belgrade Banjaluka II
5th UCI 1.2 Belgrade – Banjaluka I
We will be following Ben on his journey as he returns to racing in Asia and Europe later in 2017 following a broken collarbone sustained in the middle of the year.
Follow Ben on:
- Twitter: @benHill56