Anthony Charteau

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Anthony Charteau
Charteau at the 2011 Tour de Romandie
Personal information
Full nameAnthony Charteau
Born (1979-06-04) June 4, 1979 (age 40)
Nantes, France
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight67 kg (148 lb)
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeBreak away specialists/Climber
Professional team(s)
2001–2005
2006–2007
2008–2009
2010–2013
Bonjour
Crédit Agricole
Caisse d'Epargne
Bbox Bouygues Telecom
Major wins
Tour de Langkawi (2007)
King of the Mountains, Tour de France[1]

Anthony Charteau (born June 4, 1979[2] in Nantes) is a French retired professional cyclist. He raced as a professional between 2001 and 2013.[3] His biggest win was the polka dot jersey for the best climber in the Tour de France in 2010. He also won the Tropicale Amissa Bongo race in Gabon for three years in a row from 2010 to 2012.[4]

Charteau retired at the end of the 2013 season.[3]

Palmares[change | change source]

2005
1st, Stage 6, Volta a Catalunya
2006
1st, Polynormand
2007
1st Overall, Tour de Langkawi
1st, Stage 3
2nd, Paris–Camembert
3rd, Tour du Limousin
2010
1st Overall, La Tropicale Amissa Bongo
1st, Stage 4
1st Jersey polkadot.svg King of the Mountains, Tour de France[1]
2011
1st Overall, La Tropicale Amissa Bongo
1st, Stage 2, Route du Sud
3rd, Boucles de l'Aulne
2012
1st Overall, La Tropicale Amissa Bongo
2013
1st Stage 4, Tour de Normandie
9th Overall, Rhône-Alpes Isère Tour


References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Charteau seals Tour mountains title". colnago.cyclingnews.com. Future Publishing Limited. 23 July 2010.
  2. "Anthony Charteau". Cycling News.com. Retrieved 17 August 2014.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Anthony Charteau to retire three years after winning Tour de France polka dot jersey". Sky Sports. BSkyB. 6 August 2013. Retrieved 10 August 2013.
  4. http://www.starafrica.com/en/more-sports/detail-news/view/cycling-tropicale-amissa-bongo-two-a-230368.html

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