Fournier wins opening stage of Circuit de la Sarthe

French cycling has found one more super talent in Marc Fournier, 21, who impressed with a solo victory in the inaugural stage of the Circuit cycliste Sarthe-Pays de la Loire the same way Thomas Löfkvist, also with FDJ and aged 20 at the time, did it to clinch the overall classification in 2004 through the last stage in Le Mans.

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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marc Fournier (Fra) FDJ4:41:13
2Bryan Coquard (Fra) Direct Energie0:02:15
3Sondre Holst Enger (Nor) IAM CyclingRow 2 - Cell 2
4Juan Jose Lobato (Spa) Movistar TeamRow 3 - Cell 2
5Daniele Ratto (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 4 - Cell 2
6Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 5 - Cell 2
7Clément Venturini (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 6 - Cell 2
8Otto Vergaerde (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 7 - Cell 2
9Huub Duijn (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 8 - Cell 2
10Samuel Dumoulin (Fra) AG2R La MondialeRow 9 - Cell 2
11Benoit Jarrier (Fra) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 10 - Cell 2
12Leonardo Duque (Col) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 11 - Cell 2
13Lorenzo Manzin (Fra) FDJRow 12 - Cell 2
14Eliot Lietaer (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 13 - Cell 2
15Fabian Wegmann (Ger) Stölting Service GroupRow 14 - Cell 2
16Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La MondialeRow 15 - Cell 2
17Laurent Pichon (Fra) FDJRow 16 - Cell 2
18Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 17 - Cell 2
19Julien El Fares (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 18 - Cell 2
20Floris De Tier (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 19 - Cell 2
21Mathias Frank (Swi) IAM CyclingRow 20 - Cell 2
22Lasse Norman Hansen (Den) Stölting Service GroupRow 21 - Cell 2
23Tiago Machado (Por) Team KatushaRow 22 - Cell 2
24Romain Sicard (Fra) Direct EnergieRow 23 - Cell 2
25Jerome Coppel (Fra) IAM CyclingRow 24 - Cell 2
26Gert Joeaar (Est) Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 25 - Cell 2
27Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 26 - Cell 2
28Javier Moreno (Spa) Movistar TeamRow 27 - Cell 2
29Angelo Tulik (Fra) Direct EnergieRow 28 - Cell 2
30Pierrick Fedrigo (Fra) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 29 - Cell 2
31Carlos Betancur (Col) Movistar TeamRow 30 - Cell 2
32Arnaud Gerard (Fra) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 31 - Cell 2
33Francis Mourey (Fra) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 32 - Cell 2
34Kévin Reza (Fra) FDJRow 33 - Cell 2
35Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 34 - Cell 2
36Fabrice Jeandesboz (Fra) Direct EnergieRow 35 - Cell 2
37Gaetan Bille (Bel) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 36 - Cell 2
38Thomas Scully (NZl) Drapac Professional CyclingRow 37 - Cell 2
39Antonio Pedrero (Spa) Movistar TeamRow 38 - Cell 2
40Julien Berard (Fra) AG2R La MondialeRow 39 - Cell 2
41Benoît Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJRow 40 - Cell 2
42Thomas Voeckler (Fra) Direct EnergieRow 41 - Cell 2
43Loïc Chetout (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:02:25
44Patrick Gretsch (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale0:03:13
45Martin Kohler (Swi) Team Roth0:03:18
46Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 45 - Cell 2
47Rémy Di Gregorio (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 46 - Cell 2
48Dmitrii Kozonchuk (Rus) Team KatushaRow 47 - Cell 2
49Brenton Jones (Aus) Drapac Professional CyclingRow 48 - Cell 2
50Danilo Napolitano (Ita) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 49 - Cell 2
51Anthony Perez (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 50 - Cell 2
52Daniel Diaz (Arg) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 51 - Cell 2
53Sébastien Chavanel (Fra) FDJ0:03:55
54Vicente Reynes (Spa) IAM Cycling0:06:36
55Linus Gerdemann (Ger) Stölting Service GroupRow 54 - Cell 2
56Christian Mager (Ger) Stölting Service GroupRow 55 - Cell 2
57Travis Meyer (Aus) Drapac Professional CyclingRow 56 - Cell 2
58Tony Hurel (Fra) Direct EnergieRow 57 - Cell 2
59Anton Vorobyev (Rus) Team Katusha0:06:55
60Gerald Ciolek (Ger) Stölting Service Group0:07:42
61Matvey Mamykin (Rus) Team Katusha0:08:11
62Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:10:24
63Dylan Page (Swi) Team RothRow 62 - Cell 2
64Guillaume Martin (Fra) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 63 - Cell 2
65Grischa Janorschke (Ger) Team RothRow 64 - Cell 2
66Luca Pacioni (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 65 - Cell 2
67Romain Lemarchand (Fra) Stölting Service GroupRow 66 - Cell 2
68Vladimir Isaychev (Rus) Team KatushaRow 67 - Cell 2
69Yauheni Hutarovich (Blr) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 68 - Cell 2
70François Bidard (Fra) AG2R La MondialeRow 69 - Cell 2
71Frank Pasche (Swi) Team RothRow 70 - Cell 2
72Dries Van Gestel (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 71 - Cell 2
73Jef Van Meirhaeghe (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 72 - Cell 2
74Nick Van Der Lijke (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 73 - Cell 2
75Raymond Kreder (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 74 - Cell 2
76Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 75 - Cell 2
77Jens Mouris (Ned) Drapac Professional Cycling0:11:43
78Marc De Maar (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 77 - Cell 2
79Benjamin Giraud (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 78 - Cell 2
80Jordan Kerby (Aus) Drapac Professional CyclingRow 79 - Cell 2
81Francesco Chicchi (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 80 - Cell 2
82Mark Mcnally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 81 - Cell 2
83Boris Dron (Bel) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 82 - Cell 2
84Peter Koning (Ned) Drapac Professional CyclingRow 83 - Cell 2
85Nicolas Baldo (Fra) Team RothRow 84 - Cell 2
86Giacomo Tomio (Ita) Team RothRow 85 - Cell 2
87Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM CyclingRow 86 - Cell 2
88Jens Wallays (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 87 - Cell 2
89Delio Fernandez Cruz (Spa) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 88 - Cell 2
90Dayer Quintana (Col) Movistar TeamRow 89 - Cell 2
91Jorge Arcas Pena (Spa) Movistar TeamRow 90 - Cell 2
92Marco Benfatto (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 91 - Cell 2
OTLSerghei Tvetcov (Rom) Androni Giocattoli - Sidermec0:12:19
OTLMatteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling0:25:25
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General classification after stage 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marc Fournier (Fra) FDJ4:40:56
2Bryan Coquard (Fra) Direct Energie0:02:26
3Sondre Holst Enger (Nor) IAM Cycling0:02:28
4Leonardo Duque (Col) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:02:31
5Tiago Machado (Por) Team KatushaRow 4 - Cell 2
6Juan Jose Lobato (Spa) Movistar Team0:02:32
7Daniele Ratto (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 6 - Cell 2
8Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 7 - Cell 2
9Clément Venturini (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 8 - Cell 2
10Otto Vergaerde (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 9 - Cell 2
11Huub Duijn (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 10 - Cell 2
12Samuel Dumoulin (Fra) AG2R La MondialeRow 11 - Cell 2
13Benoit Jarrier (Fra) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 12 - Cell 2
14Lorenzo Manzin (Fra) FDJRow 13 - Cell 2
15Eliot Lietaer (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 14 - Cell 2
16Fabian Wegmann (Ger) Stölting Service GroupRow 15 - Cell 2
17Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La MondialeRow 16 - Cell 2
18Laurent Pichon (Fra) FDJRow 17 - Cell 2
19Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 18 - Cell 2
20Julien El Fares (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 19 - Cell 2
21Floris De Tier (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 20 - Cell 2
22Mathias Frank (Swi) IAM CyclingRow 21 - Cell 2
23Lasse Norman Hansen (Den) Stölting Service GroupRow 22 - Cell 2
24Romain Sicard (Fra) Direct EnergieRow 23 - Cell 2
25Jerome Coppel (Fra) IAM CyclingRow 24 - Cell 2
26Gert Joeaar (Est) Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 25 - Cell 2
27Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 26 - Cell 2
28Javier Moreno (Spa) Movistar TeamRow 27 - Cell 2
29Angelo Tulik (Fra) Direct EnergieRow 28 - Cell 2
30Pierrick Fedrigo (Fra) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 29 - Cell 2
31Carlos Betancur (Col) Movistar TeamRow 30 - Cell 2
32Arnaud Gerard (Fra) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 31 - Cell 2
33Francis Mourey (Fra) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 32 - Cell 2
34Kévin Reza (Fra) FDJRow 33 - Cell 2
35Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 34 - Cell 2
36Fabrice Jeandesboz (Fra) Direct EnergieRow 35 - Cell 2
37Gaetan Bille (Bel) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 36 - Cell 2
38Thomas Scully (NZl) Drapac Professional CyclingRow 37 - Cell 2
39Antonio Pedrero (Spa) Movistar TeamRow 38 - Cell 2
40Julien Berard (Fra) AG2R La MondialeRow 39 - Cell 2
41Benoît Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJRow 40 - Cell 2
42Thomas Voeckler (Fra) Direct EnergieRow 41 - Cell 2
43Loïc Chetout (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:02:42
44Patrick Gretsch (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale0:03:30
45Martin Kohler (Swi) Team Roth0:03:35
46Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 45 - Cell 2
47Rémy Di Gregorio (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 46 - Cell 2
48Dmitrii Kozonchuk (Rus) Team KatushaRow 47 - Cell 2
49Brenton Jones (Aus) Drapac Professional CyclingRow 48 - Cell 2
50Danilo Napolitano (Ita) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 49 - Cell 2
51Anthony Perez (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 50 - Cell 2
52Daniel Diaz (Arg) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 51 - Cell 2
53Sébastien Chavanel (Fra) FDJ0:04:12
54Vicente Reynes (Spa) IAM Cycling0:06:53
55Linus Gerdemann (Ger) Stölting Service GroupRow 54 - Cell 2
56Christian Mager (Ger) Stölting Service GroupRow 55 - Cell 2
57Travis Meyer (Aus) Drapac Professional CyclingRow 56 - Cell 2
58Tony Hurel (Fra) Direct EnergieRow 57 - Cell 2
59Anton Vorobyev (Rus) Team Katusha0:07:12
60Gerald Ciolek (Ger) Stölting Service Group0:07:59
61Matvey Mamykin (Rus) Team Katusha0:08:28
62Grischa Janorschke (Ger) Team Roth0:10:33
63Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:10:40
64Dylan Page (Swi) Team Roth0:10:41
65Guillaume Martin (Fra) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 64 - Cell 2
66Luca Pacioni (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 65 - Cell 2
67Romain Lemarchand (Fra) Stölting Service GroupRow 66 - Cell 2
68Vladimir Isaychev (Rus) Team KatushaRow 67 - Cell 2
69Yauheni Hutarovich (Blr) Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 68 - Cell 2
70François Bidard (Fra) AG2R La MondialeRow 69 - Cell 2
71Frank Pasche (Swi) Team RothRow 70 - Cell 2
72Dries Van Gestel (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 71 - Cell 2
73Jef Van Meirhaeghe (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 72 - Cell 2
74Nick Van Der Lijke (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 73 - Cell 2
75Raymond Kreder (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 74 - Cell 2
76Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 75 - Cell 2
77Jens Mouris (Ned) Drapac Professional Cycling0:12:00
78Marc De Maar (Ned) Roompot - Oranje PelotonRow 77 - Cell 2
79Benjamin Giraud (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 78 - Cell 2
80Jordan Kerby (Aus) Drapac Professional CyclingRow 79 - Cell 2
81Francesco Chicchi (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 80 - Cell 2
82Mark Mcnally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 81 - Cell 2
83Boris Dron (Bel) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 82 - Cell 2
84Peter Koning (Ned) Drapac Professional CyclingRow 83 - Cell 2
85Nicolas Baldo (Fra) Team RothRow 84 - Cell 2
86Giacomo Tomio (Ita) Team RothRow 85 - Cell 2
87Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM CyclingRow 86 - Cell 2
88Jens Wallays (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 87 - Cell 2
89Delio Fernandez Cruz (Spa) Delko Marseille Provence KTMRow 88 - Cell 2
90Dayer Quintana (Col) Movistar TeamRow 89 - Cell 2
91Jorge Arcas Pena (Spa) Movistar TeamRow 90 - Cell 2
92Marco Benfatto (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 91 - Cell 2
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Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResultHeader Cell - Column 3
1Marc Fournier (Fra) FDJ36pts
2Bryan Coquard (Fra) Direct Energie20Row 1 - Cell 3
3Sondre Holst Enger (Nor) IAM Cycling16Row 2 - Cell 3
4Juan Jose Lobato (Spa) Movistar Team14Row 3 - Cell 3
5Grischa Janorschke (Ger) Team Roth13Row 4 - Cell 3
6Daniele Ratto (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - Sidermec12Row 5 - Cell 3
7Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton10Row 6 - Cell 3
8Clément Venturini (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits9Row 7 - Cell 3
9Otto Vergaerde (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise8Row 8 - Cell 3
10Huub Duijn (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton7Row 9 - Cell 3
11Samuel Dumoulin (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale6Row 10 - Cell 3
12Leonardo Duque (Col) Delko Marseille Provence KTM5Row 11 - Cell 3
13Benoit Jarrier (Fra) Fortuneo - Vital Concept5Row 12 - Cell 3
14Lorenzo Manzin (Fra) FDJ3Row 13 - Cell 3
15Eliot Lietaer (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise2Row 14 - Cell 3
16Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha1Row 15 - Cell 3
17Fabian Wegmann (Ger) Stölting Service Group1Row 16 - Cell 3
18Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1Row 17 - Cell 3
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Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResultHeader Cell - Column 3
1Marc Fournier (Fra) FDJ26pts
2Grischa Janorschke (Ger) Team Roth20Row 1 - Cell 3
3Floris De Tier (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise14Row 2 - Cell 3
4Martin Kohler (Swi) Team Roth8Row 3 - Cell 3
5Tony Hurel (Fra) Direct Energie2Row 4 - Cell 3
6Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Fortuneo - Vital Concept2Row 5 - Cell 3
7Dayer Quintana (Col) Movistar Team1Row 6 - Cell 3
8Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling1Row 7 - Cell 3
9Daniel Diaz (Arg) Delko Marseille Provence KTM1Row 8 - Cell 3
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Young rider classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marc Fournier (Fra) FDJ4:40:56
2Sondre Holst Enger (Nor) IAM Cycling0:02:28
3Clément Venturini (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:02:32
4Otto Vergaerde (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 3 - Cell 2
5Lorenzo Manzin (Fra) FDJRow 4 - Cell 2
6Matvey Mamykin (Rus) Team Katusha0:08:28
7Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:10:40
8Dylan Page (Swi) Team Roth0:10:41
9Guillaume Martin (Fra) Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 8 - Cell 2
10Luca Pacioni (Ita) Androni Giocattoli - SidermecRow 9 - Cell 2
11Frank Pasche (Swi) Team RothRow 10 - Cell 2
12Dries Van Gestel (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - BaloiseRow 11 - Cell 2
13Giacomo Tomio (Ita) Team Roth0:12:00
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Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1FDJ14:08:09
2Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:02:15
3IAM CyclingRow 2 - Cell 2
4Cofidis, Solutions CreditsRow 3 - Cell 2
5Direct EnergieRow 4 - Cell 2
6Movistar TeamRow 5 - Cell 2
7AG2R La MondialeRow 6 - Cell 2
8Fortuneo - Vital ConceptRow 7 - Cell 2
9Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:03:18
10Stölting Service Group0:06:36
11Drapac Professional Cycling0:07:39
12Team Katusha0:07:58
13Roompot - Oranje Peloton0:10:24
14Androni Giocattoli - Sidermec0:11:27
15Wanty - Groupe GobertRow 14 - Cell 2
16Team Roth0:19:36

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