Benoît Cosnefroy

In brief

Puncher
Born on 17.10.1995 at Cherbourg (Manche / France)
Height : 1m79 / Weight : 65kg
Professional since August 2017
In the AG2R CITROËN team since August 2017
Number of pro wins : 13

Questions and answers

  • Your nickname : Beubeu
  • Your favorite race: the Polynormande
  • Your best memory on the bike: the 2017 Espoirs World Championships with an incredible French team
  • Your worst memory on the bike: my crash on the Tour des Pays de Savoie 2015
  • The club of your beginnings : U.C. Bricquebec
  • Your interests outside of cycling: nature sports
  • Your favorite style of music and singer/group: I listen to everything
  • If you were a movie: Pearl Harbor
  • If you were a dish: tartiflette
  • If you were a famous person: Tony Parker
  • If you had to do another job, what would it be? Carpenter, which I dreamed of when I was a child
  • Your qualities : patient
  • Your faults: my reaction time with the administration!

Victories

2022 (AG2R CITROËN TEAM)

  • Winner of the Quebec City Cycling G.P.

2021 (AG2R CITROËN TEAM)

  • Winner of the Bretagne Classic
  • Winner of the Tour du Jura cycling race
  • Winner of the Tour du Finistère

2020 (AG2R LA MONDIALE)

  • Winner of the G.P. La Marseillaise
  • Winner of the general classification of the Etoile de Bessèges
  • Winner of a stage of the Route d'Occitanie

2019 (AG2R LA MONDIALE)

  • Winner of the G.P. Plumelec - Morbihan
  • Winner of Paris-Camembert
  • Winner of the Polynormande
  • Winner of a stage and of the general classification of the Tour du Limousin - Nouvelle Aquitaine

2017 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation - AG2R LA MONDIALE (August 1st))

  • Espoirs World Champion in Road Race
  • Winner of the G.P. of Isbergues - Pas-de-Calais

Career highlights

2023 (AG2R CITROËN TEAM)

  • 2nd Tour du Limousin - Périgord - Nouvelle Aquitaine / 2nd, 3rd and 4th stages
  • 3rd of the Flèche Brabançonne
  • 3rd stage of the 4 Jours de Dunkerque - G.P. des Hauts de France
  • 3rd stage in the Boucles de la Mayenne / 8th overall
  • 3rd of a stage of the Etoile de Bessèges

2022 (AG2R CITROËN TEAM)

  • Winner of the Quebec City Cycling G.P.
  • 2nd in the Amstel Gold Race
  • 2nd of the general classification of the Circuit cycliste Sarthe Pays de la Loire / 2nd of a stage
  • 2nd of the Flèche Brabançonne
  • 2nd of the general classification of the Boucles de la Mayenne / 2nd of a stage
  • 3rd in the Drôme Classic
  • 5th of the G.P. La Marseillaise
  • 5th of the Tre Valli Varesine

2021 (AG2R CITROËN TEAM)

  • Winner of the Bretagne Classic
  • Winner of the Tour du Jura cycling race
  • Winner of the Tour du Finistère
  • 2nd of the Polynormande
  • 2nd and 5th stage of the Skoda-Tour de Luxembourg
  • 4th and 7th stages of the Tour du Limousin - Nouvelle Aquitaine
  • 4th of Tre Valli Varesine
  • 8th of the Flèche Brabançonne

2020 (AG2R LA MONDIALE)

  • Winner of the G.P. La Marseillaise
  • Winner of the general classification of the Etoile de Bessèges / 2nd and 5th of stages
  • Winner of a stage of the Route d'Occitanie
  • 2nd in the Flèche Wallonne
  • 2nd in Paris-Tours
  • 3rd of the Flèche Brabançonne
  • 5th in the Royal Bernard Drôme Classic
  • Wearing the best climber jersey in the Tour de France

2019 (AG2R LA MONDIALE)

  • Winner of the G.P. Plumelec - Morbihan
  • Winner of Paris-Camembert
  • Winner of the Polynormande
  • Winner of a stage and of the general classification of the Tour du Limousin - Nouvelle Aquitaine
  • 4th in the Tour de Vendée
  • 7th in the Bretagne Classic
  • 9th of the F1 Criterium in Melbourne
  • 9th of a stage of the Critérium du Dauphiné
  • 10th of the G.P. Cycliste de Québec

2018 (AG2R LA MONDIALE)

  • 2nd of a stage of the Boucles de la Mayenne
  • 3rd in Paris-Tours
  • 8th of a stage of the Tour du Limousin
  • 9th in the Bretagne Classic
  • 9th of the Coppa Sabatini
  • 9th Roue Tourangelle - Centre-Val de Loire Region
  • 10th of Cholet-Pays de la Loire

2017 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation - AG2R LA MONDIALE (August 1st))

  • Espoirs World Champion in Road Race
  • Winner of the G.P. of Isbergues - Pas-de-Calais
  • Winner of a stage of the Rhône-Alpes Isère Tour
  • Winner of the general classification of the Tour du Pays Roannais / 2nd and 5th of stages
  • Vice-champion of the European U23 road race
  • Vice-champion of France Espoirs in road race
  • 2nd of the Circuit des communes de la Vallée du Bédat
  • 4th of the prologue of the G.P. Priessnitz spa

2016 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation)

  • Winner of a stage of the Boucles de l'Artois
  • Winner of Annemasse-Bellegarde
  • Vice-champion of France Espoirs in road race
  • Vice-champion of France in the amateur race

2015 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation)

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

Latest news from Benoît

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July 17, 2023

Benoît Cosnefroy and Nans Peters extend their contract with the AG2R CITROËN team until 2025

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April 13, 2023

Amstel Gold Race (April 16)

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April 12, 2023

De Brabantse Pijl - La Flèche Brabançonne : Dorian Godon wins, Benoît Cosnefroy 3rd

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