Maxime Monfort

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Maxime Monfort
Maxime Monfort TDPB 2013 (Cropping).jpg
Monfort in 2013.
Personal information
Full nameMaxime Monfort
Born (1983-01-14) 14 January 1983 (age 36)
Bastogne, Wallonia, Belgium
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight66 kg (146 lb; 10.4 st)
Team information
Current teamLotto–Soudal
Rider typeAll-rounder
Professional team(s)
2009–2010Team Columbia–High Road
2011–2013Leopard Trek
Major wins
Grand Tours
Vuelta a España
1 TTT stage (2011)

Stage races

Tour de Luxembourg (2004)
Bayern-Rundfahrt (2010)

One-day races and Classics

National Time Trial Championships (2009)

Maxime Monfort (born 14 January 1983) is a Belgian professional road racing cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Lotto–Soudal.[2] Previously riding for UCI ProTour teams Leopard Trek (and succeeding iterations RadioShack–Nissan[3] and RadioShack–Leopard; 2011–2013), Team Columbia–High Road (2009–2010), Cofidis (2006–2008), and Landbouwkrediet–Colnago (2004–2005), Monfort has won a variety of races including the Tour of Luxembourg in 2004, the Bayern-Rundfahrt in 2010, and the Belgian National Time Trial Championships in 2009. Monfort has also had top grand tour finishes including a 6th-place finish in the 2011 Vuelta a España, and a 16th-place finish in the 2012 Tour de France. He finished 14th in the 2013 Tour de France, marking his highest finish in the Tour.

Monfort left RadioShack–Leopard at the end of the 2013 season and joined Lotto–Belisol for the 2014 season.[1]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Tour de Luxembourg
1st Jersey white.svg Young rider classification
1st Stage 3
1st Jersey white.svg Young rider classification Ronde van Nederland
1st Jersey white.svg Young rider classification Étoile de Bessèges
7th Overall Deutschland Tour
4th Overall Critérium International
5th Overall Tour of the Basque Country
9th Overall Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré
1st MaillotBélgica.PNG Time trial, National Road Championships
4th Overall Critérium International
5th Overall Eneco Tour
10th Overall Tour de Suisse
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Bayern–Rundfahrt
1st Stage 4 (ITT)
5th Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal
8th Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec
4th Overall Tour de Luxembourg
6th Overall Vuelta a España
1st Stage 1 (TTT)
7th Gran Premio Bruno Beghelli
10th Overall Paris–Nice
10th Overall Tour de Suisse
6th Overall Critérium International
7th Overall Paris–Nice
8th Overall Tour de Luxembourg
9th Overall Vuelta a Andalucía
4th Overall Tour Méditerranéen
10th Overall Eneco Tour
8th Overall Étoile de Bessèges
8th Overall Étoile de Bessèges
9th Overall Tour de l'Ain
9th Binche–Chimay–Binche

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 33 14 11 15 13
A yellow jersey Tour de France 23 28 55 28 16 14
A red jersey Vuelta a España 11 6 16 16 27 16 DNF 42
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

; IN = In progress; DSQ = Disqualified


  1. ^ a b "Monfort joins Lotto Belisol from RadioShack". Future plc. 5 September 2013. Retrieved 8 September 2013.
  2. ^ "Lotto-Soudal". Directvelo (in French). Association Le Peloton. Retrieved 3 January 2019.
  3. ^ "RadioShack-Nissan-Trek announces lineup for 2012". VeloNews. Competitor Group, Inc. 5 December 2011. Retrieved 17 January 2012.

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