Date of Birth: 16/10/1986
Place of Birth: Gunma, Japan
2013 Team: Wiggle Honda Pro Cycling
Disciplines: Road Cycling
Mayuko Hagiwara was born on the 16th October 1986 in Gunma, Japan. After graduating from the National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya, Mayuko joined the Cycle Base Asahi Racing team sponsored by leading Japanese bicycle store Cycle Base Asahi. She has won the Japanese National Road Race Championships an impressive three years in a row and has claimed victory at the Japanese Time Trial Championships for the past five consecutive years. She has also represented Japan at the 2012 Summer Olympics and multiple times at the World Championships.
Over the past two season Mayuko had her ups and downs but after she adapted to the European way of racing Hagiwara claimed a double victory at the 2014 Japanese National Championship. Her 9th and 10th National title in her career thus far.
Mayuko’s climbing abilities and determination will make a valuable an indispensable member of the Wiggle Honda Pro Cycling team in 2015.
2008-2012 National Champion ITT
2010-2012 National Champion RR
2013 Championnat de Wallonie – Dinant
2014 National Champion RR
2014 National Champion ITT