Historic Overview Jean Fontenay

Rider

Overall Rank1643
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 6 612
2. 1931 Individual 14 501
3. 1932 Individual 16 490
4. 1933 Individual 30 374
5. 1934 Henri Nogues 64 315
6. 1935 Helyett - Hutchinson 820 39
7. 1936 Helyett - Hutchinson 423 100
8. 1937 Helyett - Splendor - Hutchinson 28 443
9. 1938 Helyett - Hutchinson 879 52
10. 1939 Helyett - Hutchinson 620 69
11. 1947 Arliguie - Hutchinson 0 957
12. 1952 Individual 1 981
Overall: 2901 1643