Julien El Fares

Julien El Fares (born 1 June 1985) is a French former professional road racing cyclist,[7] who rode professionally between 2008 and 2021 for the Cofidis, Team Type 1–Sanofi, Sojasun, Nippo–Delko–One Provence and EF Education–Nippo teams. During his career, he took three professional wins: the first stage of the 2009 Tirreno–Adriatico, the general classification at the 2009 Tour de Wallonie and the fourth stage of the 2010 Tour Méditerranéen.

Julien El Fares
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Personal information
Full nameJulien El Fares
Born (1985-06-01) 1 June 1985 (age 37)
Manosque, France
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight63 kg (139 lb; 9.9 st)
Team information
Current teamRetired
Rider typeClimber
Amateur teams
2005Vélo-Club La Pomme Marseille
2006–2007AVC Aix-en-Provence
2006Cofidis (stagiaire)
2007Cofidis (stagiaire)
Professional teams
2012Team Type 1–Sanofi[1]
2014–2020Team La Pomme Marseille 13[2][3][4]
2021EF Education–Nippo[5][6]

Major resultsEdit

5th Overall Ronde de l'Isard
8th Overall Tour des Pyrénées
1st Stage 1
6th Liège–Bastogne–Liège U23
7th Overall La Tropicale Amissa Bongo Ondimbo
9th Overall Grand Prix du Portugal
7th Overall GP CTT Correios de Portugal
1st Overall Tour de Wallonie
1st Stage 1 Tirreno–Adriatico
4th Overall Circuit de la Sarthe
5th Polynormande
3rd Overall Tour du Haut Var
10th Overall Tour Méditerranéen
1st Stage 4
10th Gran Premio dell'Insubria-Lugano
2nd Polynormande
8th Overall Tour de Luxembourg
9th Boucles de l'Aulne
10th Grand Prix d'Ouverture La Marseillaise
10th Grand Prix de Plumelec-Morbihan
2nd Overall Tour du Haut Var
7th Route Adélie
8th Boucles de l'Aulne
4th Overall Four Days of Dunkirk
6th Classic Loire Atlantique
7th Overall Tour de Luxembourg
7th La Roue Tourangelle
8th Klasika Primavera
8th Paris–Camembert
5th Overall Tour of Hainan
2nd Paris–Troyes
3rd Overall Tour of Hainan
1st   Mountains classification
5th Classic Loire Atlantique
6th Overall Boucles de la Mayenne
7th Overall Tour du Haut Var
7th Overall Tour of Yancheng Coastal Wetlands
7th Boucles de l'Aulne
10th Overall Tour du Limousin
4th Grand Prix d'Ouverture La Marseillaise
6th Overall Tour La Provence
6th Boucles de l'Aulne
10th Overall Tour du Haut Var
3rd Overall Tour of Hainan
3rd Boucles de l'Aulne
4th Mont Ventoux Dénivelé Challenge
5th Paris–Camembert
7th Overall Tour du Haut Var
7th Overall Tour de Luxembourg
8th Grand Prix de Plumelec-Morbihan
10th Overall Tour of Fuzhou
8th Overall Tour des Alpes-Maritimes et du Var
9th Grand Prix La Marseillaise


  1. ^ Weislo, Laura (21 August 2011). "Team Type 1-Sanofi adds El Fares, Antomarchi". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. Retrieved 10 January 2012.
  2. ^ "Delko Marseille-Provence KTM". DirectVelo (in French). Association Le Peloton. Retrieved 10 January 2018.
  3. ^ Ballue, Quentin (10 December 2018). "Route - Delko Marseille avec 19 coureurs la saison prochaine" [Road - Delko Marseille with 19 riders next season]. Cyclism'Actu (in French). Swar Agency. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Nippo Delko Provence". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 8 January 2020. Retrieved 8 January 2020.
  5. ^ "EF Education - Nippo". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 1 January 2021. Retrieved 1 January 2021.
  6. ^ "Julien El Fares Joins the Roster". EF Pro Cycling. Slipstream Sports, Inc. 14 December 2020. Retrieved 14 December 2020.
  7. ^ "Cyclisme : le Manosquin Julien El Fares stoppe sa carrière" [Cycling: Manosquin Julien El Fares ends his career]. La Provence (in French). Hachette Filipacchi Médias. 10 January 2022. Retrieved 8 May 2022.

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