Matti Breschel

  • Date of Birth : 08/31/1984
  • Birthplace : Faxe, Denmark
  • Current Residence : Koege, Denmark
  • Languages Spoken : Danish, English, Italian

  • Height : 182cm
  • Weight : 71kg
  • Favorite Races : Paris-Roubaix, Gent-Wevelgem, Tour of Denmark

Matti Breschel's Bio

Matti Breschel is embarking on his 14th season as a professional cyclist. With 21 professional victories, eight grand tours and 30+ classics starts to his name, the 33-year-old is officially regarded as one of the sport’s elder statesmen.

Matti sported argyle in 2016 illness and injury hampered his campaign. He rode for Astana in 2017 and was welcomed back into the EF Education First–Drapac p/b Cannondale fold ahead of the 2018 season to help a strengthened classics squad reach its potential.

Fun facts: Matti spent his late teens as a professional model in New York City, Milano and Berlin. He plays guitar and write his own songs.


Nine stage wins at Tour of Denmark
2nd (2010), 3rd (2008), 4th (2014) in the Road World Championships

1st Tour of Luxembourg (2014)
1st Dwar door Vlaanderen (2010)
1st Tour de Suisse - stage 5 (2009)
1st Vuelta a España - stage 21 (2008)
1st Philadelphia Classic (2007)
3rd Gent-Wevelgem (2012)

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