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Christophe Le Mével (born 11 September 1980 in Lannion) is a French former road racing cyclist, who competed professionally between 2002 and 2014 for the Crédit Agricole, Française des Jeux, Garmin–Sharp and Cofidis teams.

Christophe Le Mével
Christophe Le Mével, Japan Cup 2012 (cropped).jpg
Le Mével at the 2012 Japan Cup
Personal information
Full nameChristophe Le Mével
Born (1980-09-11) 11 September 1980 (age 38)
Lannion, France
Height1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight61 kg (134 lb; 9.6 st)
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeAll-rounder
Amateur team(s)
2000Jean Floc'h
2001Crédit Agricole Espoirs
Professional team(s)
2002–2008Crédit Agricole
2009–2010Française des Jeux
2011–2012Garmin–Cervélo[1]
2013–2014Cofidis[2]
Major wins
Giro d'Italia, 1 stage

Le Mével left Garmin–Sharp at the end of the 2012 season, and joined Cofidis on a two-year contract from the 2013 season onwards.[2] He retired in November 2014.[3]

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Career achievementsEdit

Major resultsEdit

2005
1st, Stage 16, Giro d'Italia
2nd, Overall, Paris–Corrèze
2009
9th Overall Tour de France
2010
1st, Overall, Tour du Haut Var
1st, Stage 2
2011
9th La Flèche Wallonne
2012
4th Clásica de San Sebastián
2013
8th Tour du Finistère
2014
6th Grand Prix de la Ville de Lillers

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
  Giro d'Italia 26 15
  Tour de France 76 DNF 40 9 42 DNF
  Vuelta a España 66 14 40 31 22
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/le-mevel-lands-garmin-transitions-place
  2. ^ a b "Le Mével signs for Cofidis". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 18 August 2012. Retrieved 20 August 2012.
  3. ^ http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/le-mevel-announces-retirement

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