2016 AG2R La Mondiale season

The 2016 season for the AG2R La Mondiale cycling team began in January at the Tour de San Luis. As a UCI WorldTeam, they were automatically invited and obligated to send a squad to every event in the UCI World Tour.

AG2R La Mondiale
2016 season
UCI codeALM
StatusUCI ProTeam
ManagerVincent Lavenu
Main sponsor(s)AG2R Group & La Mondiale Group
BasedFrance
BicyclesFocus Bikes
GroupsetSRAM
Season victories
One-day races5
Stage race overall0
Stage race stages3
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Team rosterEdit

Rider Date of birth
  Gediminas Bagdonas (LTU) (1985-12-26)26 December 1985 (aged 30)
  Jan Bakelants (BEL) (1986-02-14)14 February 1986 (aged 29)
  Romain Bardet (FRA) (1990-11-09)9 November 1990 (aged 25)
  Julien Bérard (FRA) (1987-07-02)2 July 1987 (aged 28)
  François Bidard (FRA) (1992-03-12)12 March 1992 (aged 23)
  Guillaume Bonnafond (FRA) (1987-06-23)23 June 1987 (aged 28)
  Mickaël Cherel (FRA) (1986-03-17)17 March 1986 (aged 29)
  Benoît Cosnefroy[N 1] (FRA) (1995-10-17)17 October 1995 (aged 20)
  Maxime Daniel (FRA) (1991-06-05)5 June 1991 (aged 24)
  Nico Denz (GER) (1994-02-15)15 February 1994 (aged 21)
  Axel Domont (FRA) (1990-08-07)7 August 1990 (aged 25)
  Samuel Dumoulin (FRA) (1980-08-20)20 August 1980 (aged 35)
  Hubert Dupont (FRA) (1980-11-13)13 November 1980 (aged 35)
  Étienne Fabre[N 2] (FRA) (1996-08-05)5 August 1996 (aged 19)
  Ben Gastauer (LUX) (1987-11-14)14 November 1987 (aged 28)
  Damien Gaudin (FRA) (1986-08-20)20 August 1986 (aged 29)
  Cyril Gautier (FRA) (1987-09-26)26 September 1987 (aged 28)
Rider Date of birth
  Alexis Gougeard (FRA) (1993-03-05)5 March 1993 (aged 22)
  Patrick Gretsch (GER) (1987-04-07)7 April 1987 (aged 28)
  Hugo Houle (CAN) (1990-09-27)27 September 1990 (aged 25)
  Quentin Jaurégui (FRA) (1994-04-22)22 April 1994 (aged 21)
  Blel Kadri (FRA) (1986-09-03)3 September 1986 (aged 29)
  Pierre-Roger Latour (FRA) (1993-10-12)12 October 1993 (aged 22)
  Sébastien Minard (FRA) (1982-06-12)12 June 1982 (aged 33)
  Matteo Montaguti (ITA) (1984-01-06)6 January 1984 (aged 32)
  Jean-Christophe Péraud (FRA) (1977-05-22)22 May 1977 (aged 38)
  Domenico Pozzovivo (ITA) (1982-11-30)30 November 1982 (aged 33)
  Christophe Riblon (FRA) (1981-01-17)17 January 1981 (aged 34)
  Rémy Rochas[N 3] (FRA) (1996-05-18)18 May 1996 (aged 19)
  Jesse Sergent[N 4] (NZL) (1988-07-08)8 July 1988 (aged 27)
  Sébastien Turgot (FRA) (1984-04-11)11 April 1984 (aged 31)
  Johan Vansummeren[N 5] (BEL) (1981-02-04)4 February 1981 (aged 34)
  Alexis Vuillermoz (FRA) (1988-06-01)1 June 1988 (aged 27)
  1. ^ Cosnefroy joined the team on 1 August as a stagiaire, from Chambéry CF.
  2. ^ Fabre joined the team on 1 August as a stagiaire, from Chambéry CF.
  3. ^ Rochas joined the team on 1 August as a stagiaire, from Chambéry CF.
  4. ^ Sergent retired from cycling on July 22.
  5. ^ Vansummeren retired from cycling on June 29.

Season victoriesEdit

Date Race Competition Rider Country Location
7 February Étoile de Bessèges, Young rider classification UCI Europe Tour   Pierre Latour (FRA)   France
14 February La Méditerranéenne, Stage 4 UCI Europe Tour   Jan Bakelants (BEL)   France Bordighera
14 February La Méditerranéenne, Points classification UCI Europe Tour   Jan Bakelants (BEL)   France
14 February La Méditerranéenne, Mountains classification UCI Europe Tour   Cyril Gautier (FRA)   France
14 February La Méditerranéenne, Teams classification UCI Europe Tour [N 1]   France
21 February Tour du Haut Var, Mountains classification UCI Europe Tour   Ben Gastauer (LUX)   France
27 March Critérium International, Young rider classification UCI Europe Tour   Pierre Latour (FRA)   France
3 April Paris–Camembert UCI Europe Tour   Cyril Gautier (FRA)   France Vimoutiers
22 April Giro del Trentino, Teams classification UCI Europe Tour [N 2]   Italy
24 April La Roue Tourangelle UCI Europe Tour   Samuel Dumoulin (FRA)   France Tours
1 May Tour de Romandie, Young rider classification UCI World Tour   Pierre Latour (FRA)    Switzerland
28 May Grand Prix de Plumelec-Morbihan UCI Europe Tour   Samuel Dumoulin (FRA)   France Plumelec
29 May Boucles de l'Aulne UCI Europe Tour   Samuel Dumoulin (FRA)   France Chateaulin
19 June Route du Sud, Mountains classification UCI Europe Tour   Quentin Jaurégui (FRA)   France
22 July Tour de France, Stage 19 UCI World Tour   Romain Bardet (FRA)   France Saint-Gervais-les-Bains
10 September Vuelta a España, Stage 20 UCI World Tour   Pierre Latour (FRA)   Spain Aitana
11 September Tour du Doubs UCI Europe Tour   Samuel Dumoulin (FRA)   France Pontarlier

FootnotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Gautier to AG2R-La Mondiale for three years". cyclingnews.com. 22 August 2015. Retrieved 9 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Jesse Sergent signs for AG2R La Mondiale". cyclingnews.com. 26 October 2015. Retrieved 9 January 2016.
  3. ^ "Betancur signs two-year deal with Movistar". cyclingnews.com. 18 October 2015. Retrieved 9 January 2016.
  4. ^ "Mondory returns adverse analytical finding for EPO". Cyclingnews.com. 11 March 2015. Retrieved 9 January 2016.