ALEXIS GOUGEARD


Nationality: FRA
Birth date: 05-03-1993

Team History


2018: AG2R LA MONDIALE
2017: AG2R LA MONDIALE
2016: AG2R LA MONDIALE
2015: AG2R LA MONDIALE

News

Mikel Landa: I'd like to be at the Ardennes and learn next to Alejandro Valverde

Mikel Landa is ready to make his debut with Movistar at the Vuelta a Andalucia. The rider will kick off a season in which he plans to go back to the Ardennes Classics. Read more...

Alexis Gougeard starts in Vuelta a Andalucia looking at Spring Classics

AG2R La Mondiale is ready to go to the Vuelta a Andalucia/Ruta del Sol with a versatile roster that includes Alexis Gougeard, Silvan Dillier and Oliver Naesen. Read more...

Dayer Quintana takes stage, Egan Bernal tops GC at Colombia Oro y Paz

Dayer Quintana (Movistar) has won the last stage of Colombia Oro y Paz. Team Sky's Egan Bernal was second on the day and took the overall victory at the race. Read more...

Tomasz Marczynski misses Ruta del Sol after being hit by a car in Spain

Tomasz Marczynski has been hit by a car during a training ride at the south of Spain. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde to ride Tour de France and Vuelta a España in 2018

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar will ride both the Tour de France and the Vuelta a España this year, according to the Twitter account of La Vuelta. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde and Jurgen Roelandts celebrate in Valencia

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde has won the 2018 edition of the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana. Jurgen Roelandts of BMC Racing Team won the final stage on the streets of Valencia. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde victorious at queen stage of Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar has won the fourth stage of the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana and has as such extended his lead in the overall classification. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins and leads in Valencia

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar is the new leader of the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana after winning the second stage of the Spanish race. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde returns to stage racing in Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana

Alejandro Valverde is ready to be the leader of Movistar at the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana. Read more...

Valverde, Quintana and Soler to lead Movistar at Volta a Catalunya

Alejandro Valverde, Nairo Quintana and Marc Soler will be the main men for Movistar at the Volta a Catalunya. Read more...

Israel Cycling Academy releases Turkish rider Ahmet Orken

Israel Cycling Academy announced on Thursday that it has released its Turkish rider Ahmet Orken, who was under political pressure following recent events in the Middle East. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde to return to action at Mallorca Challenge

Spanish cyclist Alejandro Valverde is set to make his return to the peloton at the Mallorca Challenge in January. Read more...

Brian Cookson: Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky's reputation must be 'reinstated'

Former UCI president Brian Cookson has stated that the reputation of Sir Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky should be 'reinstated' after the episode of the mysterious package of 2011. Read more...

Funding of British Cycling at risk if there are new episodes like the Bradley Wiggins' case

British Cycling could be stripped of any public funding if a situation like the one of the Bradley Wiggins package in 2011 would happen again. Read more...

Bradley Wiggins breaks silence and considers legal actions

Former rider Bradley Wiggins has decided to break his silence about the episode of the suspicious package of Team Sky during the 2011 Criterium du Dauphine. Read more...

Eusebio Unzue about Tour de France cobbles stage: We have to pray to the gods

Movistar Team boss Eusebio Unzue believes that the 2018 Tour de France will start not once but twice, as result of the much feared cobbled stage near Roubaix. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: The Tour can be more fun with the three of us

Alejandro Valverde is set to be completely recovered by the start of 2018 and already has big plans for the season. Read more...

Dayer Quintana and Gloria Rodriguez close Movistar's signings for 2018

Movistar team has confirmed Dayer Quintana and Gloria Rodriguez as the last signings for the 2018 season. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: I will ride Giro, Vuelta and World Championships

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) already has an idea of his calendar for the 2018 season. The Spaniard has clear objectives ahead of his 16th season as a professional. Read more...

Giovanni Visconti victorious at Giro dell'Emilia

Giovanni Visconti (Bahrain-Merida) has won the Giro dell'Emilia. The Italian crossed the finish line on his own after an attack in the last 15 kilometres of the race. Read more...

Tomasz Marczynski extends with Lotto Soudal

Polish rider Tomasz Marczynski will spend another three seasons at his current team Lotto Soudal, the WorldTour formation confirmed on Wednesday. Read more...

Michael Albasini victorious in Coppa Agostoni

Swiss rider Michael Albasini has won the 2017 edition of the Coppa Agostoni. Riding for his national team, he finished ahead of Italians Marco Canola and Francesco Gavazzi. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Tomasz Marczynski: I always dreamed of a solo victory

Lotto-Soudal's Tomasz Marczynski got his second stage win at this year's Vuelta a España, finishing solo after forming part of the breakaway. Read more...

Tomasz Marczynski repeats victory at Vuelta a España, Froome keeps Red despite crash

Tomasz Marczynski (Lotto-Soudal) has won the 12th stage of the Vuelta a España. The Polish rider was the strongest in the last kilometres and crossed the finish line on his own. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Tomasz Marczynski about stage win: A super nice day for me

Polish rider Tomasz Marczynski described the day of his stage victory in the Vuelta a España as a 'super nice day' and aims to take more chances as the race continues. Read more...

Tomasz Marczynsky victorious in Vuelta a España

Lotto-Soudal's Tomasz Marczynski has won the sixth stage of the Vuelta a España. The Polish rider beat his compatriot Pawel Poljanski and Spaniard Enric Mas in the final sprint. Read more...

Dan Martin and Rory Sutherland join UAE Team Emirates

UAE Team Emirates has unveiled the signings of both Daniel Martin and Rory Sutherland. The riders make a move from Quick-Step Floors and Movistar, respectively. Read more...

Orica-Scott extends contract with Sam Bewley

New Zealander Sam Bewley has signed a new contract with Orica-Scott. The rider has chosen to remain after six seasons in the Australian squad. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: I thought my career was over

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde feared that his cycling career was over after his crash at the Tour de France's opening Time Trial. Now the rider looks forward to his recovery. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde recovers from surgery

Alejandro Valverde underwent surgery in the injuries that he sustained during the first stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Movistar boss Eusebio Unzue: A motorcycle incident caused Valverde's crash

Movistar boss Eusebio Unzue believes that an earlier crash of a motorbike was the cause of Alejandro Valverde's heavy crash in the Tour de France, as well several other crashes. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde breaks kneecap and talus bone in horrifying crash

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) suffered a crash during the first stage of the Tour de France and fractured his kneecap as a result. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: I will go to the Tour to help Quintana, nothing else

Alejandro Valverde is going to the Tour de France with the objective of helping Nairo Quintana. The rider of Movistar will not be riding for a position in the GC, he says. Read more...

Nairo Quintana and Alejandro Valverde to lead Movistar at Tour de France

Movistar team has announced its pre-selection for the Tour de France's squad. Colombian Nairo Quintana and Spaniard Alejandro Valverde will be leading the team in the French race. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins Liege-Bastogne-Liege for fourth time

Alejandro Valverde has won Liege-Bastogne Liege. The rider of Movistar showed to have the better legs in the last kilometer, leaving Dan Martin and Michal Kwiatowski behind. Read more...

Another victory for Alejandro Valverde in La Fleche Wallonne

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde has taken the victory at La Fleche Wallonne. The Spaniard got his fifth win at the Belgian race ahead of Dan Martin and Dylan Teuns. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: Even I am surprised by this season

Alejandro Valverde says that even he is surprised by the way his season is currently developing, having won several top level races including the Vuelta al Pais Vasco. Read more...

Primoz Roglic and Alejandro Valverde celebrate in Pais Vasco

Primoz Roglic of LottoNL-Jumbo has won the closing time trial of the Vuelta al Pais Vasco. The overall victory went to Alejandro Valverde of Movistar Team. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins and leads in Pais Vasco

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar is the new leader of the Vuelta al Pais vasco after winning the fifth stage ahead of Romain Bardet and Rigoberto Uran. Read more...

Michael Albasini sprints to win in Vuelta al Pais Vasco

Michael Albasini of Orica-Scott has won the second stage of the Vuelta al Pais Vasco. Michael Matthews remains in the overall lead. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins stage and overall at Volta a Catalunya

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar Team has won the final stage of the Volta a Catalunya and as such confirmed his victory in the overall classification. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde unstoppable in Volta a Catalunya queen stage

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar Team has won the queen stage of the Volta a Catalunya. The Spaniard also takes the lead in the general classification. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde sprints to victory in Volta a Catalunya

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar Team has won the third stage of the Volta a Catalunya. The Spaniard beat Quick-Step's Dan Martin in the final sprint. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde to skip Paris-Nice

Alejandro Valverde won't start in Paris-Nice. The Movistar rider is suffering from fever and hasn't recovered in time to take part in the French race. Read more...

Owain Doull to UCI after disc break incident: Sort it out!

Sky's Owain Doull has increased the pressure on world governing body UCI to take action after having Marcel Kittel's disc break slide through his shoe in an Abu Dhabi Tour crash. Read more...

Tim Wellens wins rainy last stage in Ruta del Sol, overall for Valverde

The last stage of the Ruta del Sol has been won by Tim Wellens of Lotto-Soudal. Alejandro Valverde of Movistar secured the overall victory. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde takes lead as Victor Campenaerts wins Ruta del Sol time trial

Victor Campenaerts of LottoNL-Jumbo has won the third stage of the Ruta del Sol, an individual time trial in Lucena. Alejandro Valverde is the new overall leader. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins first stage at Ruta del Sol

Alejandro Valverde has taken the victory at the first stage of the Ruta del Sol. The Movistar rider crossed the finish line ahead of Wout Poels and Sebastien Reichenbach. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: This was my most beautiful victory in Murcia

Alejandro Valverde believes that his solo victory in Murcia on Saturday is the most beautiful of the five wins he has achieved in the Spanish race. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins 2017 Vuelta a Murcia

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar Team has won the 37th edition of the Vuelta a Murcia. The Spaniard finished solo, several minutes ahead of the peloton. Read more...