Team Bahrain Victorious represents an exciting chapter in the team’s journey, which will expedite its vision to showcase the ambition and optimism of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the world. Bahrain Victorious is built on a performance first ethos to achieve success at the highest level on and off the bike.

The team’s strong connection to the Kingdom of Bahrain is represented by the proud support of the Bahrain Economic Development Board, Bapco, Batelco, National Bank of Bahrain, Al Salam Bank and Alba, amongst many others.

The Kingdom of Bahrain has been involved in UCI WorldTour cycling since 2017 with the support of MERIDA BIKES, who will continue to be an integral partner of the team, supplying race-winning bikes and continuous innovation.

Quick Profile

  • Based: Bahrain
  • Established: 2016
  • Bikes: Merida  
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  • Other notable wins: Milano Sanremo GC 2022, Giro D’italia 3rd place 2022, Paris Roubaix 2nd place 2021

At the Santos Tour Down Under 

  • Debut: 2017
  • Starts: 29
  • Best GC result: 5th 2019
  • Stage wins: 2
  • Bahrain Victorious was the only team to win more than one stage at the 2023 Santos Tour Down Under with victorious from both Phil Bauhaus and Pello Bilbao  

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