La Tropicale Amissa Bongo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
La Tropicale Amissa Bongo
Race details
DateEnd-January
RegionGabon
DisciplineRoad
CompetitionUCI Africa Tour
Type2.1
History
First edition2006 (2006)
Editions13 (as of 2018)
First winner Jussi Veikkanen (FIN)
Most wins Anthony Charteau (FRA) (3 wins)
Most recent Joseph Areruya (RWA)

La Tropicale Amissa Bongo is a road cycling race held in Gabon and is part of the UCI Africa Tour. The race consists of only a men's competition, a race run over seven stages (as of the 2019 edition). The race is named in honor of Albertine Amissa Bongo [1]

Past winners[edit]

Rider Team
2006 Finland Jussi Veikkanen (FIN) Française des Jeux
2007 France Frédéric Guesdon (FRA) Française des Jeux
2008 France Lilian Jégou (FRA) Française des Jeux
2009 France Matthieu Ladagnous (FRA) Française des Jeux
2010 France Anthony Charteau (FRA) Bbox Bouygues Telecom
2011 France Anthony Charteau (FRA) Team Europcar
2012 France Anthony Charteau (FRA) Team Europcar
2013 France Yohann Gène (FRA) Team Europcar
2014 Eritrea Natnael Berhane (ERI) Team Europcar
2015 Tunisia Rafaâ Chtioui (TUN) Skydive Dubai Pro Cycling Team–Al Ahli Club
2016 France Adrien Petit (FRA) Direct Énergie
2017 France Yohann Gène (FRA) Direct Énergie
2018 Rwanda Joseph Areruya (RWA) Rwanda (national team)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bongo, Tropicale Amissa. "La Gazette - Tropicale Amissa Bongo". www.tropicaleamissabongo.com (in French). Retrieved 2019-01-22.