Historic Overview Jean Fontenay

Rider

Overall Rank1667
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 6 600
2. 1931 Individual 8 556
3. 1932 Individual 9 563
4. 1933 Individual 18 470
5. 1934 Henri Nogues 57 325
6. 1935 Helyett - Hutchinson 820 39
7. 1936 Helyett - Hutchinson 409 101
8. 1937 Helyett - Splendor - Hutchinson 28 432
9. 1938 Helyett - Hutchinson 852 53
10. 1939 Helyett - Hutchinson 606 68
11. 1947 Arliguie - Hutchinson 0 951
12. 1952 Individual 1 981
Overall: 2814 1667