Rémi Cavagna

Rémi Cavagna (born 10 August 1995) is a French cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Deceuninck–Quick-Step.[2]

Rémi Cavagna
Rémi Cavagna - Vuelta a España 2019.jpg
Personal information
Full nameRémi Cavagna
NicknameTGV de Clermont-Ferrand (Clermont-Ferrand TGV)[1]
Born (1995-08-10) 10 August 1995 (age 25)
Clermont-Ferrand, France
Height1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight78 kg (172 lb)
Team information
Current teamDeceuninck–Quick-Step
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeTime trialist/ Rouleur
Amateur teams
2012–2013VC Cournon d'Auvergne Junior
2014–2015Pro Immo Nicolas Roux
Professional teams
2016Klein Constantia
2017–Quick-Step Floors
Major wins
Grand Tours
Vuelta a España
1 individual stage (2019)

One-day races and Classics

National Time Trial Championships (2020)
Classic Sud-Ardèche (2020)

CareerEdit

On 19 July 2016, UCI World Tour team Quick-Step Floors announced the signing of Cavagna for the 2017 season.[3] In May 2018, he was named in the startlist for the 2018 Giro d'Italia.[4] In August 2019, he was named in the startlist for the 2019 Vuelta a España.[5] In August 2020, he was named in the startlist for the 2020 Tour de France.[6]

Major resultsEdit

2013
3rd Overall Trophée Centre Morbihan
1st Stage 2
3rd Time trial, UEC European Junior Road Championships
5th Chrono Champenois Juniors
2014
1st   Time trial, National University Championships
2nd Time trial, National Under–23 Road Championships
2nd Chrono des Nations Espoirs
2015
1st   Time trial, National Under–23 Road Championships
8th Time trial, UEC European Under-23 Road Championships
2016
1st   Time trial, National Under–23 Road Championships
1st   Overall Tour de Berlin
1st Stage 3a
1st Stage 5 Volta ao Alentejo
1st Stage 1 Circuit des Ardennes
2nd Overall Paris-Arras Tour
1st   Young rider classification
1st Stage 3
2017
2nd Overall Tour of Belgium
6th Binche–Chimay–Binche
2018
1st Dwars door West–Vlaanderen
4th Overall Tour of Guangxi
10th Overall Vuelta a San Juan
2019
Vuelta a España
1st Stage 19
  Combativity award Stage 19
1st Stage 3 Tour of California
5th Time trial, National Road Championships
2020
1st   Time trial, National Road Championships
1st Classic Sud-Ardèche
2nd   Time trial, UEC European Road Championships
7th Time trial, UCI Road World Championships
  Combativity award Stage 19 Tour de France

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2018 2019 2020
  Giro d'Italia 115
  Tour de France 113
  Vuelta a España 52 IP
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cyclisme : le "TGV de Clermont-Ferrand" Rémi Cavagna s'impose sur la Classic de l'Ardèche" [Cycling: the "Clermont-Ferrand TGV" Rémi Cavagna wins the Classic de l'Ardèche]. France 3 (in French). 11 June 2020. Retrieved 9 September 2020.
  2. ^ Ryan, Barry (31 December 2019). "2020 Team Preview: Deceuninck-QuickStep". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. Retrieved 2 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Three neo-pros join Etixx–Quick-Step for 2017". etixx-quickstep.com. 19 July 2016. Retrieved 19 July 2016.
  4. ^ "2018: 101st Giro d'Italia: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 3 May 2018.
  5. ^ "2019: 74th La Vuelta ciclista a España". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 23 August 2019.
  6. ^ "107th Tour de France: Startlist". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 27 August 2020.

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