Damien Nazon

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Damien Nazon
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Nazon in 1997
Personal information
Full name Damien Nazon
Born (1974-06-26) 26 June 1974 (age 43)
Épinal, France
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter[1]
Amateur team(s)
1995 Castorama (stagiaire)
2006 Pédale de L'Est Haguenau[2]
Professional team(s)
1996 Banesto
1997-1999 Française des Jeux
2000-2003 Bonjour
2004-2005 Crédit Agricole

Damien Nazon (born 26 June 1974) is a former French racing cyclist.[2] He finished in last place in the 1998 Tour de France.[3] Nazon took a total of 33 victories during his career, including stage wins in the Dauphiné Libéré, the Grand Prix du Midi Libre, the Critérium International and the Tour of Belgium. Nazon rode for the Castorama team as a stagiaire in the autumn of 1995,[2] before turning professional with Banesto in 1996. He then rode for Française des Jeux for three years, Bonjour for four and ended his professional career in 2005 after two years with Crédit Agricole.[1][4]

He is the brother of former racing cyclist Jean-Patrick Nazon.[5]


  1. ^ a b "Nazon the elder retires". cyclingnews.com. 20 April 2009. Retrieved 2 March 2017. 
  2. ^ a b c "Damien Nazon". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 24 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Damien Nazon". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 24 April 2014. 
  4. ^ "Damien Nazon". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 2 March 2017. 
  5. ^ Sandoz, Thierry (16 July 2009). "« Il faut semer le bordel »" ["It is necessary to sow chaos"]. L'Est Républicain (in French). Retrieved 2 March 2017. 

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