|Full name||Damien Monier|
August 27, 1982 |
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||71 kg (157 lb)|
|Current team||Bridgestone Anchor|
|1 Stage Giro d'Italia|
|Infobox last updated on
11 August 2013
Damien Monier (born August 27, 1982 in Clermont-Ferrand) is a French professional road bicycle racer for UCI Continental team Bridgestone Anchor. He became a professional rider in 2004, and after seven years with the Cofidis team, he won his first race, the 17th stage of the 2010 Giro d'Italia from Bruneck to Peio. In January 2012, he was hit by a car while training in France, knocking him unconscious and fracturing his skull. In November 2012, he signed to ride the 2013 season with the Japanese team Bridgestone Anchor.
- 1st Pursuit, French National Track Championships – U23
- 3rd, French National Track Championships
- 1st Pursuit, French National Track Championships
- 1st Stage 17 Giro d'Italia
- 1st Tsugaike Kogen
- 2nd Overall Tour de Hokkaido
- 3rd Overall Tour of Japan
- 4th Overall Azerbaijan International Cycling Tour
- 6th Overall Tour de Guadeloupe
- 9th Overall Tour de Kumano
- Kogoy, Peter (27 May 2010). "Frenchman Damien Monier claims first stage win in Giro d'Italia". The Australian (News Limited). Retrieved 21 January 2012.
- "Cofidis rider Monier struck by car while training". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 21 January 2012. Retrieved 21 January 2012.
- "Damien Monier signe chez Bridgestone-Anchor". VeloRacingNews. Retrieved 2 February 2013.
- Damien Monier profile at Cycling Archives
- VeloNews.com: Monier scores another win for France at the Giro d'Italia
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