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Julien Absalon is a French cross-country mountain biker who has won two Olympic gold medals and four world championships. He was born on 16 August, 1980 in Remiremont, France. Absalon began mountain biking at the age of 14 and quickly rose to the top of the sport. He won his first world championship in 2004 and went on to win three more in 2005, 2007, and 2008. In 2004 and 2008, he also won gold medals at the Olympic Games in Athens and Beijing, respectively. Absalon is considered one of the greatest mountain bikers of all time. He has won numerous other titles, including the French National Championship in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2008, and the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2008. Absalon is currently sponsored by Scott Sports and is a member of the French National Team. He is married to fellow mountain biker, Cécile Ravanel, and they have two children. As of 2021, Julien Absalon's net worth is estimated to be approximately $2 million.

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Age 43 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born 16 August, 1980
Birthday 16 August
Birthplace Remiremont, France
Nationality France

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Julien Absalon Height, Weight & Measurements

At 43 years old, Julien Absalon height is 1.80m and Weight 70 kg.

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Height 1.80m
Weight 70 kg
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Who Is Julien Absalon's Wife?

His wife is Emilie Absalon (m. 2004)

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Wife Emilie Absalon (m. 2004)
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Children Tom Absalon

Julien Absalon Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Julien Absalon worth at the age of 43 years old? Julien Absalon’s income source is mostly from being a successful . He is from France. We have estimated Julien Absalon's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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2016: Finishes the Rio Olympic Games in 8th place.

He has been overall winner of the World Cup mountain bike cross-country series seven times (2003, 2006–2009, 2014, 2016) and has won a record 33 World Cup cross-country races as of September 4, 2016. He won five cross-country Mountain Bike World Championships (2004–2007, 2014). He has also won all fourteen French cross-country championships between 2003 and 2016, and five European Championships (2006, 2013–2016). He currently rides for the BMC Racing Team. He previously rode for Bianchi (2001–2006) and Orbea (2007–2012). He lives with the cycling champion Pauline Ferrand-Prévot.


2015: Absalon wins the European Championships, French Championships, and finished second overall in the World Championships. Completed the season ranked world number 1.


2014: Wins 5th World Championship title, French and European Championships. His season was cut short when, that November, he suffered a broken collarbone during a cyclocross race.


2012: At the 2012 Summer Olympics cross-country race, he suffered a tyre puncture in the opening lap. After changing tyre and noticing that he was trailing the leader by 55 seconds, he decided to abandon the race, seeing that his chances of winning a medal had disappeared.


2011: 3rd at the World Championships and World Cup


2009: Number 1 World Ranking for all but 5 days of the year. Winner of UCI MTB World Cup for the 5th time, silver at the World Championships


2008: Won 2nd Gold Medal at the Beijing Olympic Games, World Cup Champion


2006: Winner at the World Championships, European Championships, French Championships and the overall World Cup.


2004: Gold at World Champions and the Athens Olympic Games.


2003: Absalon won his first UCI Mountain Bike World Cup.


Julien Absalon (born 16 August 1980) is a French cross-country mountain biker.