Romain Sicard

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Romain Sicard
Romain Sicard Ronde Isard 2009 Portrait.jpg
Sicard at the 2009 Ronde de l'Isard
Personal information
Full name Romain Sicard
Born (1988-01-01) 1 January 1988 (age 29)
Bayonne, France
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 64.5 kg (142 lb; 10.16 st)
Team information
Current team Direct Énergie
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber/Puncheur
Amateur team(s)
2007–2008 GSC Blagnac
Professional team(s)
2008–2009 Orbea-Oreka SDA
2010–2013 Euskaltel–Euskadi
2014– Team Europcar

Romain Sicard (born 1 January 1988 in Bayonne) is a French professional racing cyclist, for Direct Énergie.[1] In 2009 he won the under 23 World Championship Road Race.[2] In 2010, he joined UCI ProTour team Euskaltel–Euskadi as only the second non-Spanish rider at the time – the other being Venezuelan Unai Etxebarria – to ever ride for the team.

Sicard joined Team Europcar for the 2014 season, after his previous team – Euskaltel–Euskadi[3] – folded at the end of the 2013 season.[1]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

2008
9th Overall Ronde de l'Isard
2009
1st Jersey rainbow.svg Road race, UCI Road World Under–23 Championships
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Tour de l'Avenir
1st Stage 8
1st Subida al Naranco
1st Stage 2 Ronde de l'Isard
3rd Overall Tour du Haut-Anjou
4th Cinturó de l'Empordà
9th Overall Tour du Loir-et-Cher
10th Vuelta a La Rioja
2010
9th Vuelta a La Rioja
10th Overall Bayern-Rundfahrt
2014
7th Overall Tour de l'Ain
2015
5th Time trial, National Road Championships
6th Overall Vuelta a Castilla y León
2016
8th Overall Critérium International

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 51
A yellow jersey Tour de France 122 33 81
A red jersey Vuelta a España 44 13 15 55
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Romain Sicard at Wikimedia Commons