The nephew of the team’s sporting director, Alain Gallopin, Tony proved again in 2012 to be strong on all terrains, taking a podium spot uphill in Oman, playing a key role in the finale of the Tour of Flanders and animating the first week of the Tour de France. In 2011 Tony Gallopin was fêted as Coupe de France Champion following in the footsteps of some famous winners of the season-long competition, including Thor Hushovd and Philippe Gilbert.
The son of former Tour de France rider Joël Gallopin focuses on the classics but is a good time trial rider as well.
In 2008 he won the U23 French Time Trial Championships in addition to Paris-Tours. As a junior he won the bronze medal at the World Time Trial as well as Road Championships. In the European Championships he obtained the silver medal.