Historic Overview Jean Fontenay

Rider

Overall Rank1649
NameJean FONTENAY
Country
  France
Date of birth23-Jul-1911 - Hirel (Bretagne)
Date of death21-May-1975 - Saint Malo (Bretagne)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Jean Fontenay (Hirel, 23 July 1911 - Saint-Malo, 21 May 1975) was a French professional road bicycle racer between 1934 and 1939, and after World War II in 1947. In his career, he won three races, but he is remembered for wearing the yellow jersey in the 1939 Tour de France for two days.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Paris - Nice - stages 1936 (1)
Tour de l'Ouest - stages 1935 (1)
More results

Seasons

Jean Fontenay - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1930 Individual 6 593
2. 1931 Individual 8 547
3. 1932 Individual 9 553
4. 1933 Individual 18 464
5. 1934 Henri Nogues 52 339
6. 1935 Helyett - Hutchinson 819 38
7. 1936 Helyett - Hutchinson 390 105
8. 1937 Helyett - Splendor - Hutchinson 28 427
9. 1938 Helyett - Hutchinson 843 51
10. 1939 Helyett - Hutchinson 604 67
11. 1947 Arliguie - Hutchinson 0 944
12. 1952 Individual 1 975
Overall: 2778 1649