Simon Carr (cyclist)

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Simon Carr
Personal information
Full nameSimon Francis Carr
Born (1998-08-29) 29 August 1998 (age 23)
Hereford, England, UK
Height1.82 m (5 ft 11+12 in)
Weight63 kg (139 lb; 9 st 13 lb)
Team information
Current teamEF Education–EasyPost
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber
Amateur teams
2013–2016AJCHVA–Limoux Junior[1]
2017–2018Occitane Cyclisme Formation[1]
2019–2020AVC Aix-en-Provence[2]
2019Delko–Marseille Provence (stagiaire)
Professional teams
2020Nippo–Delko–One Provence[3]
2021–EF Education–Nippo

Simon Francis Carr (born 29 August 1998) is a British professional road racing cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam EF Education–EasyPost.[4] Although born in Hereford, England, he was brought up in the foothills of the Pyrenees and is bilingual in English and French. He currently races under the British flag with a French licence.[5]

Major results[edit]

2019
1st Stage 1 Tour du Beaujolais
1st Stage 4 Vuelta a Navarra
2nd Overall Vuelta al Bidasoa
1st Stage 4
10th Overall Tour de Savoie Mont Blanc
2020
1st Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
1st Jersey white.svg Young rider classification Volta a Portugal
2021
8th Mont Ventoux Dénivelé Challenge
9th Overall Route d'Occitanie
1st Jersey white.svg Young rider classification

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2021
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 66
A yellow jersey Tour de France
A red jersey Vuelta a España DNF
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ruscitto, Jean-Michel (20 January 2017). "Un Britannique à l'Occitane CF" [A Briton at Occitane CF]. Directvelo (in French). Association Le Peloton. Retrieved 12 October 2020.
  2. ^ Gachet, Nicolas (12 November 2018). "AVC Aix-en-Provence : L'effectif 2019" [AVC Aix-en-Provence: The 2019 roster]. Directvelo (in French). Association Le Peloton. Retrieved 12 October 2020.
  3. ^ "Simon Carr rejoindra le Team en août 2020 !" [Simon Carr will join the Team in August 2020!]. Nippo–Delko–One Provence (in French). Vélo-Club La Pomme Marseille. 18 December 2019. Retrieved 12 October 2020.
  4. ^ "Simon Carr joins the team". EF Pro Cycling. Slipstream Sports. 23 December 2020. Retrieved 23 December 2020.
  5. ^ "Le Grimpeur de Hereford: Simon Carr interview". thebritishcontinental.co.uk. Retrieved 12 October 2020.

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