Africa Daniel Teklehaimanot : The biography

Daniel Teklehaymanot Girmazion was born the 10 November 1988 in Dbarwa, the captal town of the Dbarwa District, (Eritrea).

Daniel Teklehaymanot Girmazion is a professional road racing cyclist from Eritrea. One of the best cyclists in Africa, member of the team Orica Green EDGE. He finished 146th at his first biggest race : The Vuelta (Spain tour).

Career :
2007 :   1st in Stage 6 Tour of Eritrea, Keren (ERI)

2008 :  1st in National Championship, Road, Elite, Eritrea (ERI)

2009  :   1st in Stage 1 Tour of Eritrea, Mendefera (ERI)
2009 :    1st in Stage 3 Tour of Eritrea, Massawa (ERI)

2010 :     1st in Stage 2 Coupe des nations Ville Saguenay, U23, La Baie (CAN)
2010 :    1st in African Championship, Road, ITT, Elite
2010  :   1st in African Championship, Road
2010  :   1st in Stage 2 Tour de Rwanda, Byumba (RWA)
2010  :   1º in General Classification Tour de Rwanda (RWA)

2011  :   1st in Stage 4 La Tropicale Amissa Bongo, Lambaréne (GAB)
2011    : 1st in National Championship, Road, ITT, Elite, Eritrea, Asmara (ERI)
2011  :   1st in Stage 1 Kwita Izina, Kinigi (RWA)
2011   :  1st in Stage 2 Kwita Izina, Gisenyi (RWA)
2011  :   1st in Stage 3 Kwita Izina, Kigali (RWA)
2011   :  1st in General Classification Kwita Izina (RWA)
2011   :  1st in Stage 5 Tour of Algeria, Chrea (ALG)
2011   :  1st in African Championship, Road, TTT, Asmara  + Natnael Teweldemedhin Berhane, Fregalsi Abrha Debesay,Jani Tewelde Weldegaber,
2011  :   1st in African Championship, Road, ITT, Elite, Asmara

2012  :   1º in National Championship, Road, ITT, Elite, Eritrea, Asmara (ERI)





Daniel Teklehaimanot is nomated at the best African sports man of the year for the Africa Top Sports Awards.

If you think that he deserves to win, vote here :


  1. Reply Post By thomas

    we love daniel , first african rider we support him

  2. Reply Post By merih solomon

    i proud by daniel is the hero and well performanced rider …..i wish all the best for dani viva zedi erie

  3. Reply Post By Samson Ghilai

    Daniel is the best

  4. Reply Post By mussie

    Daniel is the best cyclist that Africa has ever produced! I hope he could be the winner of the next tour de France!

  5. Reply Post By Daniel

    I choose daniel

  6. Reply Post By Misgun Goitom (Aka Sawa1994)

    Eritreas is Blessed by its citizens as well its recourses, Daniel Tecklehaimanot is one of the bright future of Eritrean sons who made history. Daniel & Eritrea deserves the award!! Keep up !! leading the world cycling & We Eritreans are beside you


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