Pierrick Fédrigo

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Pierrick Fédrigo
Pierrick Fédrigo 4JDD2011.JPG
Fédrigo at the 2011 Four Days of Dunkirk
Personal information
Full name Pierrick Fédrigo
Nickname Le nez de Marmande
Born (1978-11-30) 30 November 1978 (age 35)
Marmande, France
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight 66 kg (146 lb)
Team information
Current team FDJ.fr
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
2002–2004
2005–2010
2011–
Crédit Agricole
Bouygues Télécom
FDJ
Major wins
Tour de France, 4 stages
Four Days of Dunkirk (2005)
Tour du Limousin (2004, 2007)
Critérium International (2010)
National Road Race Championships (2005)
Infobox last updated on
24 March 2014

Pierrick Fédrigo (born 30 November 1978) is a French racing cyclist who rides for FDJ.fr.[1] He was the French national road race champion in 2005, and has won four stages at the Tour de France.

Career[edit]

Fédrigo won 4 stages of the Tour de France: Stage 14 at Gap in 2006, Stage 9 at Tarbes in 2009, and two stages in Pau: Stage 16 of the 2010 race, and Stage 15 of the 2012 edition. In the 2010 edition, he was part of a select group that conquered two Hors Catégorie climbs and two Category one climbs. He battled it out with his seven breakaway companions in the final sprint, which included Lance Armstrong, and prevailed.[2] Fédrigo has also won races including the Four Days of Dunkirk in 2005 and the Criterium International in 2010. His nickname is "le nez de Marmande" (The nose of Marmande) due to his remarkable nose.

Palmarès[edit]

2002
1st Stage 4 Tour du Limousin
1st Stage 3 Paris–Corrèze
2003
1st Stage 6 Tour de l'Avenir
2004
1st Overall Tour du Limousin
1st Stage 2
2005
1st National Road Race Championships
1st Overall Four Days of Dunkirk
1st Cholet-Pays de Loire
2006
1st Stage 14 Tour de France
2nd Overall Tour du Limousin
1st Stage 1
2007
1st Overall Tour du Limousin
2008
1st Stage 4 Four Days of Dunkirk
1st Stage 3 Volta a Catalunya
2009
1st Stage 5 Four Days of Dunkirk
1st Stage 6 Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré
1st Stage 9 Tour de France[3]
2010
1st Stage 16 Tour de France
1st Overall Critérium International
1st Stage 1
1st Points classification
2011
2nd Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal
2nd GP de Plumelec-Morbihan
4th Overall Circuit de la Sarthe
2012
1st Stage 15 Tour de France
2nd Overall Critérium International
1st Stage 3
6th Overall Four Days of Dunkirk
2013
1st Paris–Camembert
4th Overall Tour du Haut Var
6th Overall Étoile de Bessèges
7th Overall Tour du Limousin
8th Overall Critérium International
9th Overall Circuit de la Sarthe
2014
4th Cholet-Pays de Loire
10th La Drôme Classic

Grand Tour general classification results timeline

Grand Tour 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Pink jersey Giro
Yellow jersey Tour WD 76 46 29 84 32 56 57 48 59
red jersey Vuelta WD WD

WD = Withdrew; In Progress = IP

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FDJ.fr (FDJ) — FRA". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 2 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Fedrigo holds off Lance to win Stage 16". FOXSports (FOXSports.com). Associated Press. 22 July 2010. Retrieved 28 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "Fedrigo triumphs on ninth stage". BBC Sport. 2009-07-12. Retrieved 2009-07-13. 

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