Christophe Le Mével

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Christophe Le Mével
Christophe Le Mével, Japan Cup 2012 (cropped).jpg
Le Mével at the 2012 Japan Cup
Personal information
Full name Christophe Le Mével
Born (1980-09-11) 11 September 1980 (age 36)
Lannion, France
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 61 kg (134 lb; 9.6 st)
Team information
Current team Cofidis
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type All-rounder
Professional team(s)
2002–2008 Crédit Agricole
2009–2010 Française des Jeux
2011–2012 Garmin–Cervélo
2013–2014 Cofidis
Major wins
Giro d'Italia, 1 stage

Christophe Le Mével (born 11 September 1980 in Lannion) is a French former road racing cyclist who rides for UCI Professional Continental Team Cofidis.[1] He had previously been a member of the Garmin–Sharp squad, having signed with them for the 2011 season, after they sought to add a leading French rider to their roster.[2]

Le Mével left Garmin–Sharp at the end of the 2012 season, and joined Cofidis on a two-year contract from the 2013 season onwards.[1] He retired in November 2014.[3]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

1st, Stage 16, Giro d'Italia
2nd, Overall, Paris–Corrèze
9th Overall Tour de France
1st, Overall, Tour du Haut Var
1st, Stage 2
14th Overall Vuelta a España
9th La Flèche Wallonne
15th Overall Giro d'Italia
4th Clásica de San Sebastián
8th Tour du Finistère
6th Grand Prix de la Ville de Lillers

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 26 15
A yellow jersey Tour de France 76 DNF 40 9 42 DNF
A red jersey Vuelta a España 66 14 40 31 22
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish


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