Jaakko Hänninen

In brief

Born on 16.04.1997 at Ruokolahti (Finland)
Height : 1m77 / Weight : 59kg
Professional since August 1st, 2019
In the AG2R CITROËN team since August 1st, 2019

Questions and answers

  • Your nickname: Jaska
  • Your favorite race: the Tour de France. I hope to run this race one day.
  • Your best memory on the bike: winning the Tour du Gévaudan
  • Your worst memory on the bike: the races on which I crashed
  • How did you start cycling: in Finland when I competed in an individual mountain bike CLM at the age of 8
  • Your interests: scouting, fishing and various outdoor activities
  • Your music style: all types of music
  • If you were a dish: pancakes
  • If you were a movie: Million dollar baby
  • If you had to do another job, what would it be? Bicycle mechanic
  • What is most precious to you: my family
  • Your qualities: calm, organized
  • Your faults : too stressed

Major results


  • 4th of the general classification of the Tour de l'Ain / 5th and 8th of stages
  • 8th in the Finnish road race championship


  • 10th Mercan'Tour Classic Alpes-Maritimes


  • 14th of the Tour de l'Ain


  • 4th in the Tour du Doubs

Amateur prize list

2018 (EC Saint-Eienne Loire)

  • Winner of the Tour du Gévaudan
  • Winner of the general classification of the Tour du Chablais / 2nd and 4th of stages
  • Winner of the general classification of the Tour de Tarentaise / 2nd, 3rd and 4th of stages
  • 2nd overall in the Tour du Beaujolais / 4th and 6th in stages
  • 2nd in the Prix des deux ponts
  • 2nd of the G.P. of Puyloubier
  • 2nd of the G.P. des Foires d'Orval
  • 2nd and 4th stages of the Estivale Bretonne
  • 2nd of the Tour de l'agglo de Bourg-en-Bresse
  • 3rd in the U23 World Championship in Road Race
  • 3rd in the Jean-Patrick Dubuisson Classic
  • 4th in the Tour du Charollais
  • 4th of the G.P. of Villapourçon
  • 5th Prize for new wines in Vesdun
  • 6th of Annemasse-Bellegarde
  • 8th of the Scandinavian Race

2017 (AC Bisontine)

  • Finnish U23 Road Race Champion
  • Finnish Champion in individual CLM U23
  • Winner of the G.P. Christian Fenioux
  • Finnish Elite Road Race Vice-Champion
  • 2nd of the Prix de Jura Nord
  • 3rd overall in the Tour du Chablais / 4th in a stage
  • 4th of a stage of the Baltic Chain Tour
  • 7th of a stage of the Tour de Moselle
  • 10th of the Valentin Prize

Latest news from Jaakko

NewsJaakko Hänninen
October 5, 2020

Jaakko Hänninen extends his contract until 2024.

Jaakko Hänninen: "Peace of mind" "I'm delighted to extend my contract until 2024. The team is showing its confidence in me over the long term, and that's great recognition. I...