Louison Bobet

Louison Bobet

Grand Tours

Tour de France
General Classification (1953, 1954, 1955)
Mountains classification (1950)
11 Stages
Giro d'Italia
Mountains classification (1951)
1 Stage

Stage Races

Paris–Nice
General classification (1952)
Criterium du Dauphiné Libéré
General classification (1955)
Tour de Luxembourg
General classification (1955)

Single-Day Races and Classics

Road Race World Championships (1954)
French National Road Race Championship (1950, 1951)
Milan – San Remo (1951)
Ronde van Vlaanderen (1955)
Paris–Roubaix (1956)
Bordeaux–Paris (1959)
Giro di Lombardia (1951)
Critérium International (1951 & 1952)
Grand Prix des Nations (1952)
Medal record
Competitor for France
Road bicycle racing
World Championships
Gold 1954 Solingen Road race
Silver 1957 Waregem Road race
Silver 1958 Reims Road race
Infobox last updated on
November, 2008

Louis 'Louison' Bobet (12 March 1925 - 13 March 1983) was a French professional road racing cyclist. He was the first great French rider of the post-war period and the first rider to win the Tour de France in three successive years, from 1953 to 1955. His career included the national road championship (1950 and 1951), Milan – San Remo (1951), Giro di Lombardia (1951), Critérium International (1951 & 52), Paris–Nice (1952), Grand Prix des Nations (1952), world road championship (1954), Ronde van Vlaanderen (1955), Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré (1955), Tour de Luxembourg (1955), Paris–Roubaix (1956) and Bordeaux–Paris (1959).

Read more about Louison Bobet:  Origins, Racing Career, Personality, Raymond Le Bert, Bobet and Britain, Retirement and Death, Major Results

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