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Jim Ochowicz

Jim Ochowicz

American racing cyclist and team manager
Jim Ochowicz
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Intro American racing cyclist and team manager
A.K.A. James Lionel Ochowicz
Is Athlete Sport cyclist
From United States of America
Type Sports
Gender male
Birth 23 December 1951, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, U.S.A.
Age 69 years
Spouse: Sheila Young
Children: Elli Ochowicz
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Jim Ochowicz (born December 23, 1951) is a former bicyclist and manager of the BMC Racing Team. He was inducted into the United States Bicycling Hall of Fame in 1997 as a contributor to the sport of cycling.

Ochowicz participated in the 1972 Summer Olympics in the 4 km team pursuit cycling event. He served as president of the USA Cycling Board of Directors from 2002–2006.

Team manager

In 1981, Ochowicz founded the successful 7-Eleven squad, which he managed through 1995. In 2007 he began the BMC Racing Team, which first competed on the international professional cycling circuit in 2010.

Personal life

Jim Ochowicz is the husband of former track cyclist and Olympic speed skater Sheila Grace Young-Ochowicz and the father of Olympic speed skater Elli Ochowicz.

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