CHRISTOPHER FROOME


Nationality: GBR
Birth date: 20-05-1985

Team History


2017: TEAM SKY
2016: TEAM SKY
2015: TEAM SKY

News

Chris Froome to headline strong line-up for Sky at Bergen Team Time Trial

Team Sky has announced its final selection for the Team Time Trial at the upcoming World Championships in Bergen, Norway. Read more...

Chris Froome to take part in World Championships Individual Time Trial

Chris Froome has confirmed his participation in the Individual Time Trial at the upcoming World Championships in Bergen, Norway. Read more...

Chris Froome may go for Giro d'Italia title

The current champion of the Tour de France and the Vuelta a España, Chris Froome, doesn't rule out going for Giro d'Italia title as well. Read more...

Review: The final week of the Vuelta a España

The 2017 edition of the Vuelta a España has come to an end with Chris Froome securing his grand tour double. CyclingPub's Marcelo Hernández reviews the final week. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: It is amazing to stand on the top step of the podium

Chris Froome finished safely in the peloton to secure his first overall victory in the Vuelta a España, taking enough points in the process to win the points classification as well Read more...

Matteo Trentin wins last stage, Chris Froome secures overall victory

Matteo Trentin (Quick-Step Floors) has won the last stage of the Vuelta a España. Chris Froome (Team Sky) finished 11th on the day and secured both the Red and the Green Jersey. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: What a way to finish three weeks of racing!

Team Sky's Chris Froome has all but secured his first overall victory in the Vuelta a España. In the last mountain stage, the Briton gained time on most of his direct rivals. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: Tomorrow we could see fireworks from the start

Team Sky leader Chris Froome was relieved to have survived another say without too much trouble, at just two stages from the end of the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: It's good to bounce back again

Vuelta a España leader Chris Froome of Team Sky had every reason to be happy after stage 18, having gained some valuable seconds on his key rival Vincenzo Nibali. Read more...

Sander Armee wins 18th stage at Vuelta a España, Chris Froome keeps GC lead

Sander Armee (Lotto-Soudal) has taken the victory at the 18th stage of the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: I'm confident we can get the job done

Chris Froome experienced one of his most difficult days in the Vuelta a España, losing 42 seconds to his direct rivals on the final climb of the 17th stage. Read more...

Stefan Denifl wins stage, Chris Froome suffers but keeps Red

Aqua Blue Sport's Stefan Denifl has won the 17th stage of the Vuelta a España. The Austrian was the strongest on the last climb of the day, crossing the finish line on his own. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: I was a bit worried half-way through

Team Sky leader Chris Froome was delighted with his time trial victory on the 16th day of racing at the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Chris Froome wins time trial at Vuelta a España

Chris Froome (Team Sky) has won the individual time trial for the 16 stage of the Vuelta a España. The rider completed the circuit 28 seconds faster than runner-up Wilco Kelderman. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome confident ahead of time trial

Team Sky leader Chris Froome is feeling confident ahead of the final week of action in the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: I can't thank my teammates enough

Chris Froome of Team Sky thanked his teammates for their hard work during the 15th stage of the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Second stage victory for Miguel Angel Lopez, Chris Froome maintains lead

Miguel Angel Lopez (Astana) has taken the victory at the 15th stage of the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: I was very much in control with Wout Poels

Chris Froome (Team Sky) finished fourth on the first of two days of heavy climbing at the Vuelta a España. The rider remained on top of the General Classification. Read more...

Rafal Majka takes stage win, Chris Froome remains in Red

Rafal Majka (Bora-hansgrohe) has won the 14th stage of the Vuelta a España. The Pole attacked on the last climb and that was enough to give him his first stage win in the race. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: I wanted to avoid time splits

Chris Froome survived another day in the Red Jersey, finishing the 13th stage of the Vuelta a España near the front of the pack to secure his leading position for another day. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: I'm grateful that I'm not injured

Chris Froome did not suffer any major consequences from his crash in the 12th stage of the Vuelta a España, losing only 20 seconds on most of his GC rivals. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: I couldn't ask for much more than that

Team Sky leader Chris Froome was pleased with his second place in the 11th stage of the Vuelta a España, having gained time on most of his rivals for the overall victory. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: I wasn't prepared to take any risks today

Vuelta a España leader Chris Froome was not willing to take too many risks in Tuesday's stage as the rain converted the already tricky roads in a particularly dangerous challenge. Read more...

Feature: Chris Froome thrilled with first week at Vuelta a España

Chris Froome went into the rest day of the Vuelta having earned a strong stage victory a day earlier, and took a moment to talk to journalists including CyclingPub.com. Read more...

Vuelta a España: Chris Froome victorious on Cumbre del Sol

Chris Froome has won the ninth stage of the 2017 Vuelta a España, delivering a strong performance to beat Esteban Chaves and Michael Woods on the Cumbre del Sol. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: Alberto Contador isn't just here to ride around Spain

Chris Froome survived yet another day in the Red Jersey and even had energy left to attack on the last climb of the day to pick up some more seconds on most of his GC rivals. Read more...

Julian Alaphilippe wins stage 8 in Vuelta a España, Chris Froome keeps Red

Julian Alaphilippe of Quick-Step Floors has won the eighth stage of the Vuelta a España. The Frenchman beat Jan Polanc of UAE and Bora-hansgrohe's Rafal Majka for the win. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Mikel Nieve: Chris Froome is looking strong

Mikel Nieve believes that Team Sky, including its leader Chris Froome, is looking strong as it aims to secure the Briton's first overall victory in the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: They were happy letting us do the work today

Chris Froome virtually lost his Red Jersey for some time during the seventh stage of the Vuelta a España, but had everything under control with the help of his Sky teammates. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: Alberto Contador forced us to go deep

Chris Froome survived another day in the Red Jersey but needed to give it his all to avoid trouble in the sixth stage of the Vuelta a España. 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...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: I am glad to be back in the shape I hoped to be

Chris Froome remains at the top of the overall standings after the fifth day of the Vuelta a España, after having gained seconds on some of his key rivals. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alexey Lutsenko takes stage victory, Chris Froome keeps Red

Astana's Alexey Lutsenko has won the fifth stage of the Vuelta a España. The Kazakh was the strongest at the first uphill finish of the race. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome taking it one day at a time

Vuelta a España leader Chris Froome survived his first day in the Red Jersey, making his way through the tough last kilometers without any problems. Read more...

Vuelta a España: Chris Froome delighted to be back in Red

Chris Froome moved into the lead of the Vuelta a España after finishing third in the first mountain stage of this year's edition of the Spanish race. Read more...

Vincenzo Nibali conquers first mountain test, Chris Froome leads GC

Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain-Merida) has won the third stage of the Vuelta a España. The rider was the fastest in the final sprint against the other race favourites. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome satisfied with stage result ahead of first mountain test

Chris Froome (Team Sky) is now ninth in the overall classification of the Vuelta a España after a stage in which wind was the star. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Chris Froome: We can be happy with how that’s turned out

Team Sky finished in fourth place at the Team Time Trial of the first stage at the Vuelta a España. This results puts Chris Froome at only nine seconds from the BMC riders. Read more...

Team Sky unveils strong line-up to support Chris Froome at Vuelta a España

Team Sky will be led by Chris Froome at the upcoming Vuelta a España. The rider goes to the Spanish Grand tour to finish some "unfinished business" he has with the race. Read more...

Greg Van Avermaet and Chris Froome victorious at criteriums

BMC's Greg Van Avermaet has won the Criterium of Sint-Niklaas while Tour de France champion Chris Froome took the victory in the Acht van Chaam. Read more...

Grand Tour winners take victories at Surhuisterveen and Roeselare

The two winners of the 2017 Grand Tours so far were the stars at the post-Tour de France criteria of Surhuisterveen and Roeselare. Read more...

Chris Froome: To win the Tour and the Vuelta in one year would be incredible

Chris Froome (Team Sky) still hasn't woken up from the dream of winning his fourth Tour de France, but that doesn't stop him from thinking about what is to come. Read more...

Tour de France - Chris Froome: An amazing feeling, the Champs-Elysees never disappoints

Chris Froome of Team Sky has confirmed his fourth overall victory in the Tour de France after safely finishing the last stage in Paris. Read more...

Tour de France - Dylan Groenewegen wins at the Champs-Elysees, Chris Froome takes overall victory

LottoNL-Jumbo's Dylan Groenewegen has taken the victory at the Champs-Elysees. The Dutchman launched a strong sprint and crossed the finish line first at the final stage. Read more...

Chris Froome to ride La Vuelta a España

Chris Froome has virtually won the 2017 Tour de France and he is already thinking of the next challenge. Read more...

Tour de France - Chris Froome: I didn't expect it to come right down to the line of this TT

Chris Froome has all but secured his fourth Tour de France victory by delivering a good performance in Saturday's time trial in Marseille. Read more...

Maciej Bodnar wins Time Trial, Chris Froome retains Yellow

Maciej Bodnar (Bora-hansgrohe) has won the second time trial of the Tour de France. The Polish rider completed the course in 28 minutes and 15 seconds. Read more...

Tour de France - Chris Froome: It's my race to lose now

Chris Froome survived a relatively easy day on flat terrain and is looking forward to Saturday's time trial, in which he may well secure his fourth Tour de France victory. Read more...

Chris Froome: I fancy my chances in the time trial but anything can happen

Tour de France leader Chris Froome survived the final mountain stage without suffering any damage, although the gap with Romain Bardet was reduced by four seconds. Read more...

Second stage win for Warren Barguil at Tour de France, Chris Froome remains in Yellow

Warren Barguil (Sunweb) has won the last Alpine stage at the Tour de France. The rider crossed the finish line solo and took his second victory in the 2017 edition of the race. Read more...