Benoît Cosnefroy

French – Puncher
Date and place of birth: October 17th, 1995 in Cherbourg (Manche / France)
Height: 1m79 / Weight: 65kg
Turned pro in August 2017
In the AG2R CITROËN TEAM since August 2017
Professional wins : 12

 

 

Q&A

  • Your nickname or your motto: Beubeu
  • Your favorite race : la Polynormande
  • Your best memory on bike: U23 World championship with a great French national team !
  • Your worst memory on bike: my crash on the Tour des Pays de Savoie 2015
  • The club where you started cycling: UC Bricquebec
  • Your hobbies: nature sports
  • Music you like: all kinds of music
  • If you were a movie: Pearl Harbor
  • If you were a dish: la tartiflette
  • If you were a celebrity: Tony Parker
  • If you were not a cyclist, what could be your job: carpenter, what I was dreaming when I was a child
  • Your qualities: patient
  • Your defaults: my long reaction time with administrative services

 

HIGHLIGHTS

2022 (AG2R CITROËN TEAM)

  • 2nd Amstel Gold Race
  • 2nd overall, Circuit cycliste Sarthe Pays de la Loire / 2nd on a stage
  • 2nd Flèche Brabançonne
  • 2nd overall, Boucles de la Mayenne / 2nd on a stage
  • 3rd Drôme Classic
  • 5th G.P. La Marseillaise

2021 (AG2R CITROËN TEAM)

  • Winner Bretagne Classic
  • Winner Tour du Finistère
  • Winner Tour du Jura cycliste
  • 2nd la Polynormande
  • 2nd and 5th on stages, Skoda-Tour de Luxembourg
  • 4th Tre Valli Varesine
  • 4th and 7th on stages, Tour du Limousin – Nouvelle Aquitaine
  • 8th la Flèche Brabançonne

2020 (AG2R LA MONDIALE)

  • Winner G.P. La Marseillaise
  • Overall winner, Etoile de Bessèges / 2nd and 5th on stages
  • Stage winner, Route d’Occitanie – La Dépêche du midi
  • 2nd la Flèche Wallonne
  • 2nd Paris-Tours
  • 3rd la Flèche Brabançonne
  • 5th Royal Bernard Drôme Classic
  • 8th on a stage, Critérium du Dauphiné
  • Wore the polka dot jersey on the Tour de France

2019 (AG2R LA MONDIALE)

  • Winner G.P. Plumelec – Morbihan
  • Winner Paris-Camembert
  • Winner la Polynormande
  • Overall and stage winner, Tour du Limousin – Nouvelle Aquitaine
  • 4th Tour de Vendée
  • 7th Bretagne Classic
  • 9th Criterium F1 Melbourne
  • 9th on a stage, Critérium du Dauphiné
  • 10th G.P. Cycliste de Québec

2018 (AG2R LA MONDIALE)

  • 2th on a stage, Boucles de la Mayenne
  • 3rd Paris-Tours
  • 8th on a stage, Tour du Limousin
  • 9th la Roue Tourangelle Région Centre-Val de Loire
  • 9th Bretagne Classic
  • 9th Coppa Sabatini
  • 10th Cholet Pays de la Loire

2017 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation – AG2R LA MONDIALE from 1st august)

  • U23 road race world champion
  • Winner G.P. d’Isbergues
  • Stage winner, Rhône-Alpes Isère Tour
  • Overall winner, Tour du Pays Roannais / 2nd and 5th on stages
  • 2nd U23 European road race championship
  • 2nd U23 French national road race championship
  • 4th on the Prologue, G.P. Priessnitz Spa

2016 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation)

  • Stage winner, Boucles de l’Artois
  • Winner Annemasse-Bellegarde
  • 2nd U23 French national championships
  • 2nd Amateur French national championships

2015 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation)

  • Winner Prix de Varennes Saint-Sauveur
  • 2nd on a stage, Ronde de l’Isard
  • 3rd overall, Tour d’Eure-et-Loir / 2nd and 4th on stages