Thierry Marie

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Thierry Marie
Thierry MARIE..jpg
Marie at the 1993 Tour de France
Personal information
Full name Thierry Marie
Nickname The Viking
Born (1963-06-25) June 25, 1963 (age 51)
Bénouville, France
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Time trialist
Professional team(s)
1985
1986-1989
1990-1992
1993
1994-1995
1996
Renault-Elf
Système U
Castorama
Festina-Lotus
Castorama
Agrigel-La Creuse
Major wins

Grand Tours

Tour de France
6 individual stages

Thierry Marie (born June 25, 1963) is a former French cyclist. Marie had a very good prologue: he won the Tour de France prologue three times in his career, and because of that he wore the yellow jersey in those three years, for seven days in total.

Major victories[edit]

1985
Duo Normand (with Charly Mottet)
1987
Duo Normand (with Gérard Rué)
1988
Final classment Ronde van Nederland
Duo Normand (with Philippe Bouvatier)
1989
Stage 2B Ronde van Nederland
Prologue Paris–Nice
Prologue Tour of Belgium
Trofeo Baracchi (with Laurent Fignon)
1990
5th stage Ronde van Nederland
Paris–Camembert
1991
1st stage Paris–Nice
1992
Stage 2B Driedaagse van De Panne

Tour de France[edit]

  • 1985 - 67th
  • 1986 - 108th; winner prologue
  • 1987 - 87th
  • 1988 - 98th; winner 19th stage
  • 1989 - 72nd
  • 1990 - 121st; winner prologue
  • 1991 - 111th; winner prologue and 6th stage
  • 1992 - 114th; winner 18th stage
  • 1994 - 53rd
  • 1995 - 94th

External links[edit]

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