Nans Peters

French – All-rounder
Date and place of birth: March 12th, 1994 in Grenoble (Isère / France)
Height: 1m77 / Weight: 71kg
Turned pro in 2017
In the AG2R CITROËN TEAM since 2017
Professional wins: 2




  • Your nickname : the penguin
  • Your favorite race : the grands tours
  • Your best memory on bike: my stage win in the Tour de France 2020
  • Your worst memory on bike: my femur fracture on the Tour de l’Avenir 2015
  • The Club where you started cycling: US Jarrie Champ Cyclisme
  • Your hobbies: mechanics, do-it-yourself and cross-country skiing
  • Music you like: Electro Dance Music
  • If you were a movie: Prison Break
  • I you were a dish : chocolate fudge
  • If you had to practise another job, which one? bike developer or mechanics
  • Your qualities: hard worker, “bon vivant”, optimistic, realist, persevering, easy to get on with
  • Your defaults: sometimes a little bit too stubborn




  • 7th French national ITT championship
  • 8th Tour du Jura cycliste


  • Stage winner, Tour de France
  • 2nd on a stage, Tour Cycliste International du Var et des Alpes Maritimes
  • 4th on a stage, Vuelta a España
  • 9th Faun Ardèche Classic


  • Stage winner, Giro d’Italia / Wore the jersey of best young rider overall classification
  • 3rd Pre-Olympic Event in Tokyo
  • 3rd Paris-Chauny
  • 3rd Gran Piemonte
  • 5th Trofeo Laigueglia
  • 9th overall, Route d’Occitanie – La Dépêche du midi
  • 9th G.P. Cycliste de Montréal
  • 10th on a stage, Tour du Haut Var


  • 2nd and 8th on stages, Tour de l’Ain / 5th overall
  • 4th on a stage, Vuelta a España
  • 13th overall, Vuelta a Andalucia – Ruta del Sol


  • 16th Tour du Doubs

2016 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation)

  • Winner La Durtorccha
  • Stage winner, Tour de l’Ardèche Méridionale
  • Winner in Chamoux-sur-Gelon
  • 2nd overall, Boucles de l’Artois / 2nd on a stage
  • 2nd on a stage, ZLM Roompot Tour
  • 3rd overall, Tour du Jura / 2nd and 3rd on stages
  • 3rd l’Etoile d’or

2015 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation)

  • Winner of two stages, Tour de l’Ardèche Méridionale
  • Winner Transversale des As de l’Ain
  • 2nd on a stage, Triptyque des Monts et Châteaux
  • 2nd G.P. du Pays d’Aix
  • 3rd Amateur French national road race championship
  • 3rd U23 French national ITT championship
  • 4th overall, Tour de l’Ain
  • 4th Ronde van Vlaanderen U23

2014 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation)

  • Winner Prix de Coligny
  • 2nd Circuit du Viaduc – Le Ponthou
  • 3rd U23 French national ITT championship
  • 4th Piccolo Giro di Lombardia

2013 (Chambéry Cyclisme Formation)

  • Stage winner, Tour du Beaujolais
  • Winner Tour d’Issoire et ses Côteaux
  • Winner Prix de Corveissiat