Kilian Frankiny

Kilian Frankiny (born 26 January 1994 in Reckingen) is a Swiss cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Groupama–FDJ.[2] He was named in the startlist for the 2017 Vuelta a España.[3] In May 2018, he was named in the startlist for the 2018 Giro d'Italia.[4]

Kilian Frankiny
Isbergues - Grand Prix d'Isbergues, 20 septembre 2015 (B164).JPG
Frankiny in 2015.
Personal information
Full nameKilian Frankiny
NicknameKili
Born (1994-01-26) 26 January 1994 (age 26)
Reckingen, Switzerland
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight68 kg (150 lb)
Team information
Current teamGroupama–FDJ
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber
Amateur team
2013–2016BMC Development Team
Professional teams
2015BMC Racing Team (stagiaire)
2017–2018BMC Racing Team
2019–Groupama–FDJ[1]
Major wins
Grand Tours
Vuelta a España
1 TTT stage (2017)

Major resultsEdit

2015
4th Overall Giro della Valle d'Aosta
2016
1st   Overall Giro della Valle d'Aosta
1st Stages 1 (TTT) & 4
3rd Overall Peace Race U23
7th Overall Tour de l'Ain
2017
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Vuelta a España
1st Stage 2 (TTT) Volta a Catalunya
3rd Road race, National Road Championships
2018
9th Overall Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1st   Young rider classification
1st Stage 3 (TTT)
2019
6th Overall Tour du Haut Var
7th Trofeo Laigueglia

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2017 2018 2019 2020
  Giro d'Italia 43 77
  Tour de France
  Vuelta a España DNF 21
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Groupama-FDJ confirm 28 riders for 2019". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 15 November 2018. Retrieved 3 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Groupama - FDJ". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 2 January 2020. Retrieved 2 January 2020.
  3. ^ "2017 > 72nd Vuelta a España > Startlist". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 17 August 2017.
  4. ^ "2018: 101st Giro d'Italia: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 3 May 2018.

External linksEdit