Valentin Madouas

Valentin Madouas (born 12 July 1996) is a French cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Groupama–FDJ.[3] In May 2019, he was named in the startlist for the 2019 Giro d'Italia.[4] In August 2020, he was named in the startlist for the 2020 Tour de France.[5]

Valentin Madouas
Valentin Madouas (2016-04-09) - Oudenaarde - Ronde van Vlaanderen Beloften.jpg
Madouas at the 2016 Ronde van Vlaanderen U23
Personal information
Born (1996-07-12) 12 July 1996 (age 26)
Brest, France
Team information
Current teamGroupama–FDJ
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typePuncheur
Amateur teams
2012–2014BIC 2000 Junior
2015–2016BIC 2000
2015Bretagne–Séché Environnement (stagiaire)
2017Team UC Nantes Atlantique
2017FDJ (stagiaire)
Professional team
2018–FDJ[1][2]

Personal lifeEdit

His father is Laurent Madouas who was also a professional cyclist, riding from 1989 until 2001.[6]

Major resultsEdit

2016
1st Stage 2 Kreiz Breizh Elites
7th Overall ZLM Tour
2017
8th Overall Ronde de l'Isard
2018
1st Paris–Bourges
2nd Paris–Camembert
4th Overall Tour du Haut Var
5th Paris–Tours
6th Grand Prix d'Isbergues
7th Overall Four Days of Dunkirk
7th Grand Prix d'Ouverture La Marseillaise
8th Overall Route d'Occitanie
1st   Young rider classification
8th Bretagne Classic
2019
2nd Classic Sud-Ardèche
2nd La Drôme Classic
5th Road race, National Road Championships
8th Overall Étoile de Bessèges
1st   Young rider classification
8th Amstel Gold Race
2020
2nd Grand Prix La Marseillaise
4th Paris–Tours
10th Mont Ventoux Dénivelé Challenge
2021
1st Polynormande
2nd Boucles de l'Aulne
2nd Classic Loire Atlantique
3rd Tour du Jura
5th Tour du Doubs
7th Overall Tour des Alpes-Maritimes et du Var
8th Bretagne Classic
2022
1st Tour du Doubs
1st   Mountains classification, Paris–Nice
3rd Overall Tour de Luxembourg
1st Stages 1 & 5
3rd Tour of Flanders
4th Overall Tour du Limousin
1st   Mountains classification
4th Overall Tour des Alpes-Maritimes et du Var
7th E3 Saxo Bank Classic
10th Overall Tour de France

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2019 2020 2021 2022
  Giro d'Italia 13
  Tour de France 27 42 10
  Vuelta a España

Classics results timelineEdit

Monument 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Milan–San Remo
Tour of Flanders 14 39 3
Paris–Roubaix NH 34
Liège–Bastogne–Liège 129 31 25 83 34
Giro di Lombardia 97
Classic 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Strade Bianche 20 21
E3 Saxo Bank Classic NH 7
Brabantse Pijl 14
Amstel Gold Race 64 8 NH 27 14
La Flèche Wallonne DNF 40 11 86
Bretagne Classic 8 24 8 15
Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec 49 24 Not held
Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal 12 48
Paris–Tours 5 4 22
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish
NH Not held

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. ^ "Groupama - FDJ". Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 1 January 2021. Retrieved 1 January 2021.
  4. ^ "2019: 102nd Giro d'Italia: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  5. ^ "107th Tour de France: Startlist". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 27 August 2020.
  6. ^ https://www.ouest-france.fr/bretagne/valentin-madouas-plus-fort-que-son-pere-1999969[bare URL]

External linksEdit