Garmin Sharp

Garmin - Barracuda Sharp (official name according to UCI Regulations Garmin Sharp, formerly Garmin - Barracuda, Garmin - Cervélo, Garmin -Transitions, Garmin - Slipstream, Garmin -Slipstream, Slipstream - Chipotle, TIAA -CREF and 5280/Subaru ) is a American cycling team based in Boulder.


TIAA -CREF since 2005 was initially a Continental team, which participated mainly on the UCI America Tour. For the 2007 season the team was renamed the Slipstream Chipotle and ran a license as a Professional Continental team. Shortly before the start of the Tour de France in June 2008, was presented with the U.S. manufacturer of GPS receivers Garmin, a new sponsor. From there the team under the name of Garmin - Slipstream presented by H3O started. As of the 2009 season, the team went with a ProTeam license at the start. For the 2011 season the former Garmin - Transitions team with the Cervélo TestTeam merged for Team Garmin - Cervélo. In 2012, the team is called after adding Kicking IT security firm Barracuda Networks as a new title sponsor Garmin - Barracuda. The previous title sponsor Cervélo will continue to provide the team with wheels.

The team is operated by the U.S. company Slipstream Sports. In addition to the ProTeam operation Slipstream Sports in 2011 and 2012 as the " farm team " the Chipotle Development Team with the status as UCI Continental Team and in 2011 a UCI Women 's Team, which also " Garmin - Cervélo " was and in 2012 with the Dutch team AA drink- was merged.

The team is a member of the Mouvement Pour un Cyclisme Credible (short MPCC; German movement for a credible cycling ).

2014 season

Successes in the UCI World Tour

Success in America Tour

Successes in the UCI Oceania Tour

Departures - Arrivals


Placings in UCI rankings

UCI America Tour

UCI Europe Tour

UCI Oceania Tour

UCI World Calendar

UCI World Tour