FDJ-BigMat Cycling Team

FDJ?? Bigmat is a French cycling team sponsored by the Française des Jeux and Big Food. After the team during the 2011 season had arrived at the ProContinentale level, the UCI again received an invitation to the 2012 cycling season to come out in the UCI World Tour.

History

Française des Jeux have as main sponsor since 1997 worked in the peloton. From the time the French team continually released top level cycling until the hearing before the start of the 2011 season of the UCI was that it had to take a step back. Team BMC Racing Team and Team Leopard?? Drag was preferred over the creation of Marc Madiot, who received a wild card for the most important French races.A year later, FDJ?? Bigmat, however, already preparing to drive to all the major international competitions.
The most successful cyclist who has ever run for Française des Jeux is without a doubt Philippe Gilbert. The Belgians really started to win major competitions after their relocation to Omega Pharma?? Lotto, but his breakthrough he experienced still at FDJ. He won in 2008, his last season in the French service, including people circulation and Paris? Tours.
Thanks to the good results of the FDJ French rates in 2011 season earned the team a World Tour ticket for the 2012 season. With experienced riders Sandy Casar, Pierrick Fedrigo, Frédéric Guesdon and Benoît Vaugrenard and talented cyclists who Arnold Joan’s son, Yoann Offredo, Thibaut Pinot and Anthony Roux team is an interesting mix between experience and talent.

Leadership Team 2012

The two-time winner of Paris? Roubaix Marc Madiot is head of the FDJ?? Bigmat in season 2012. He has been involved since the founding of the French cycling team, and is inextricably linked with the FDJ.He is assisted by team captains Yvion Madiot, Martial Gayant, Franck Pineau and Thierry Bricaud.

Riders in 2012

Transfers in 2012

Incoming transfers: Arnaud Demaré, Kenny Elissonde
Outbound transfers: Olivier Bonnaire, Gianni Meersman, Wesley Sulzberger.

Gallery

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Etixx

Etixx

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Jérémy Roy

Jérémy Roy

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Movistar Team (2013)

Movistar Team (2013)

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Etixx

Etixx

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Movistar Team (2013)

Movistar Team (2013)

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Movistar Team (2015)

Movistar Team (2015)

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Arnaud Démare

Arnaud Démare

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Tour Down Under 2012, stage six: race details

Tour Down Under 2012, stage six: race details

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Orica – GreenEDGE (2014) / Orica

Orica - GreenEDGE (2014) / Orica

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Tour de France 2012

Tour de France 2012

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AG2R La Mondiale (2015)

AG2R La Mondiale (2015)

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2012 Tour de France

2012 Tour de France

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AG2R La Mondiale (2015)

AG2R La Mondiale (2015)

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Cyclisme : Mickaël Delage retenu par Jalabert pour le …

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