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Kilian Frankiny (born 26 January 1994 in Reckingen) is a Swiss cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Groupama–FDJ.[1] He was named in the startlist for the 2017 Vuelta a España.[2] In May 2018, he was named in the startlist for the 2018 Giro d'Italia.[3]

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 25)
Reckingen, Switzerland
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight68 kg (150 lb)
Team information
Current teamGroupama–FDJ
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber
Amateur team(s)
2013–2016BMC Development Team
Professional team(s)
2015BMC Racing Team (stagiaire)
2017–2018BMC Racing Team
2019–Groupama–FDJ
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
  Giro d'Italia 43
  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. ^ "2017 > 72nd Vuelta a España > Startlist". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 17 August 2017.
  3. ^ "2018: 101st Giro d'Italia: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 3 May 2018.

External linksEdit