Thierry Hupond

Thierry Hupond (born 10 November 1984) is a French former road bicycle racer,[2] who competed professionally between 2008 and 2017 for the Team Giant–Alpecin and Delko–Marseille Provence KTM teams.

Thierry Hupond
Leuven - Brabantse Pijl, 15 april 2015, vertrek (B170).JPG
Hupond at the 2015 Brabantse Pijl.
Personal information
Full nameThierry Hupond
Born (1984-11-10) 10 November 1984 (age 35)
Décines-Charpieu, Rhône, France
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight62 kg (137 lb)
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeAll-rounder
Amateur teams
2005–2007Vélo-Club La Pomme Marseille
2007Skil–Shimano (stagiaire)
Professional teams
2008–2015Skil–Shimano[1]
2016–2017Delko–Marseille Provence KTM

Born in Décines-Charpieu, Rhône, Hupond became professional with Skil-Shimano in 2008, having been a stagiaire with the team in late 2007. In the 2008 Paris–Nice, he wore the mountains classification jersey for one day on stage three, having broken away from the field during stage two, building up a lead of fifteen minutes at one point. As a result, he claimed all the mountain points available.[3]

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Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2015 2016
  Giro d'Italia
  Tour de France
  Vuelta a España 142
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Argos-Shimano completed by Parisien". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 26 October 2012. Retrieved 2 January 2013.
  2. ^ Cotté, Florent (14 November 2017). "Hupond : « Content de passer à autre chose »" [Hupond: "Happy to move on"]. Le Dauphiné libéré (in French). Groupe EBRA. Retrieved 10 January 2018.
  3. ^ Quénet, Jean-François (11 March 2008). "Steegmans does the double". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. Retrieved 2 January 2013.

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