Théry Schir

Name: Théry Schir

Born on: 18 February 1993

Place of birth: Lausanne

Residence: Prilly

Weight: 78 kg

Height: 1.87 m

Competing since: 2014

Swiss best performances: 2017: 2nd place in the Swiss team championships; 2014: Swiss record team pursuit, Swiss champion track cycling in Omnium, the Swiss Cup Tour du Jura and the Grand-Prix Sälipark in Olten, 2nd place in the time trials at the Grand Prix Amerigo Swiss Cycling in Gerlafingen and 3rd place in the Swiss Cup Stockental (Bern); 2012: Swiss champion at Madison.

International best performances: in 2017: 3rd place in the Flèche du Sud in Luxembourg - UCI 2.2 race; in 2014: 2nd place in the Track Cycling World Cup team pursuit in Guadalajara (Mexico), 15th place in the World Championships U23 - ITT in Ponferrada (Spain), gold medal at the U23 European Track Championships team pursuit in Anadia (Portugal), 6th place at the Track World Cup team pursuit in Cali (Colombia); in 2013, gold medal at the European Track Championships team pursuit, winner of the Tour de Nouvelle Calédonie; 2011-2012: three times European vice champion.

Coach: Kurt Bürgi

Sponsor: Banque Bonhôte & Cie SA

Favourite sports personality: Bradley Wiggins

Slogan: “The least you can do is your utmost”