Jaramillo Diaz shines recent North American road races

Daniel Alexander Jaramillo Diaz has raced only a handful of days in the US during his brief career, but the 23-year-old Colombian has already grabbed headlines for his Jamis-Hagens Berman squad by winning the mountains jersey at the Redlands Bicycle Classic and taking two stage wins last week at the UCI 2.2 Tour of the Gila in New Mexico.

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Growing up in Missoula, Montana, Pat competed in his first bike race in 1985 at Flathead Lake. He studied English and journalism at the University of Oregon and has covered North American cycling extensively since 2009, as well as racing and teams in Europe and South America. Pat currently lives in the US outside of Portland, Oregon, with his imaginary dog Rusty.