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Benjamin Thomas
Thomas at the 2015 UEC European Track Championships
Personal information
Born 12 September 1995 (1995-09-12) (age 26)
Lavaur, Tarn, France
Height 1.79 m
Weight 68 kg
Team information
Current team FDJ
Discipline
  • Road
  • Track
Role Rider
Major wins
One-day races and Classics
National Time Trial Championships (2019, 2021)

Benjamin Thomas (born 12 September 1995) is a French professional road and track cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam FDJ. He rode at the 2015 UCI Track Cycling World Championships. In August 2018, he was named in the startlist for the 2018 Vuelta a España. In October 2020, he was named in the startlist for the 2020 Giro d'Italia.

Major results

2016
UEC European Track Championships
1st EuropeanChampionJersey(2016).png Team pursuit
2nd Silver medal europe.svg Madison (with Morgan Kneisky)
3rd Bronze medal europe.svg Omnium
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Madison (with Morgan Kneisky), UCI Track World Championships
2017
UCI Track World Championships
1st Jersey rainbow.svg Madison (with Morgan Kneisky)
1st Jersey rainbow.svg Omnium
UEC European Track Championships
1st EuropeanChampionJersey(2016).png Madison (with Florian Maitre)
1st EuropeanChampionJersey(2016).png Team pursuit
3rd Bronze medal europe.svg Omnium
UCI Track World Cup
1st Gold medal blank.svg Omnium – Manchester
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Madison – Manchester
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Team pursuit – Manchester
1st Stage 3 Four Days of Dunkirk
1st Six Days of Fiorenzuola (with Morgan Kneisky)
2nd Six Days of Ghent (with Morgan Kneisky)
3rd Overall Tour de Wallonie
1st Jersey red.svg Young rider classification
1st Stage 1
4th Overall Tour du Poitou-Charentes
4th Grand Prix Pino Cerami
4th Ronde van Limburg
9th Boucles de l'Aulne
2018
1st Six Days of Fiorenzuola (with Morgan Kneisky)
1st Jersey white.svg Young rider classification Étoile de Bessèges
3rd Time trial, National Road Championships
2019
1st EuropeanChampionJersey(2016).png Omnium, UEC European Track Championships
1st MaillotFra.PNG Time trial, National Road Championships
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Omnium, UCI Track World Championships
6th Tour du Finistère
2020
1st Jersey rainbow.svg Omnium, UCI Track World Championships
2nd Time trial, National Road Championships
6th Overall Tour Poitou-Charentes en Nouvelle-Aquitaine
2021
1st MaillotFra.PNG Time trial, National Road Championships
3rd Bronze medal olympic.svg Madison (with Donavan Grondin), Olympic Games

Grand Tour general classification results timeline

Grand Tour 2018 2019 2020
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia DNF
A yellow jersey Tour de France
A red jersey Vuelta a España 121 DNF
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish
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