|Birth Day||January 4, 1977|
|Age||43 YEARS OLD|
He was offered a contract from five teams after he joined a racing club at Saint-Quentin.
He was part of a doping scandal in 2004 which resulted in him being banned from the sport for two years.
He had a son named Archibald in 2011 and a second son, Harvey, in 2013.
He was teammates with Bradley Wiggins during the London Olympics in 2012.