Arnold Jeannesson

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Arnold Jeannesson
Arnold Jeannesson - Critérium du Dauphiné 2012 - Prologue (cropped).jpg
Personal information
Full name Arnold Jeannesson
Born (1986-01-15) 15 January 1986 (age 31)
Challans, France
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 65 kg (143 lb; 10.2 st)
Team information
Current team Fortuneo–Vital Concept
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber
Amateur team(s)
2006–2007 Auber 93
Professional team(s)
2008 Auber 93
2009–2010 Caisse d'Epargne
2011–2015 FDJ
2016 Cofidis
2017– Fortuneo–Vital Concept

Arnold Jeannesson (born 15 January 1986 in Paris) is a French professional road bicycle racer for UCI ProTeam Fortuneo–Vital Concept.[1] He previously specialised in cyclo-cross and mountain biking. Jeannesson wore the white jersey of the highest placed rider under the age of 26 for two days in the 2011 Tour de France.[2] In October 2015 Cofidis announced that Jeannesson would be part of their squad for 2016.[3]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

1st Stage 4 Tour de la Manche
1st Stage 3b Tour de la Manche
3rd Overall Tour de l'Avenir
1st Stage 8
3rd Tro-Bro Léon
Tour de France
Held Jersey white.svg after Stages 12–13
5th Overall Tour of Oman
6th Overall Paris–Nice
5th Tour du Finistère
10th Clásica de San Sebastián
4th Overall Critérium International
9th Overall Tour du Haut-Var

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 57 DNF DNF
A yellow jersey Tour de France 15 29 30 87
A red jersey Vuelta a España 64
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish


External links[edit]

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