- Category : 1975-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Four Ways 1
French road racing cyclist, who rode with the French team Cofidis for his entire professional career (1997-2012). A climber, he won his first professional race in a mountain stage of Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré. He has won Mountains Classification in Vuelta a España four times, one short of the record of five held by José Luis Laguía.