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Patrice Halgand (born 2 March 1974, in St-Nazaire) is a former[1] French professional road racing cyclist, who is not currently signed to any team. He was one of only three Festina team riders who were named as clean during the Festina doping scandal during the 1998 Tour de France.

Patrice Halgand
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Halgand on the Port de Pailhères in 2005
Personal information
Full namePatrice Halgand
Born (1974-03-02) 2 March 1974 (age 45)
St-Nazaire, France
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight67 kg (148 lb)
Team information
Current teamnone
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber
Professional team(s)
1995–1999Festina
2000–2003Jean Delatour
2004–2008Crédit Agricole
Major wins
Tour de France (1 stage, 2002)
Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré (1 stage, 2002)
Tour du Limousin, 1st overall (2002)

Halgand indicated on 28 December 2008 that he is considering retirement.[2]

Major resultsEdit

1997
Étoile de Bessèges
Vuelta Ciclista de Chile
2002
Tour du Limousin
Four Days of Dunkirk stage 1
Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré stage 4
Tour de France stage 10
Tour du Limousin stage 1
2005
Route du Sud stage 4
2006
Route du Sud stage 4
Tour de l'Ain stage 4

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