Historic Overview Jean Fontenay

Rider

Overall Rank1622
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 6 624
2. 1931 Individual 15 510
3. 1932 Individual 16 496
4. 1933 Individual 31 377
5. 1934 Henri Nogues 90 256
6. 1935 Helyett - Hutchinson 851 39
7. 1936 Helyett - Hutchinson 435 99
8. 1937 Helyett - Splendor - Hutchinson 37 409
9. 1938 Helyett - Hutchinson 879 52
10. 1939 Helyett - Hutchinson 620 69
11. 1947 Arliguie - Hutchinson 0 959
12. 1952 Individual 1 992
Overall: 2981 1622