World Championships Road Race 1972

39th edition

Gap - Gap 272.5 km

6 August 1972

Rider Team Time
1.
Marino BASSO
Salvarani 7h05'59"
2.
Franco BITOSSI
Filotex
3.
Cyrille GUIMARD
GAN - Mercier - Hutchinson
4.
Eddy MERCKX
Molteni
5.
Joop ZOETEMELK
Beaulieu - Flandria
6.
Michele DANCELLI
Scic
7.
Leif MORTENSEN
Bic
8.
Frans VERBEECK
Watney - Avia
9.
Jean Pierre DANGUILLAUME
Peugeot - BP - Michelin 1'07"
10.
Felice GIMONDI
Salvarani
11.
Wladimiro PANIZZA
Zonca 1'09"
12.
Roger DE VLAEMINCK
Dreher 1'14"
13.
Karl Heinz MUDDEMANN
Rokado 2'04"
14.
Domingo "Txomin" PERURENA
Kas - Kaskol 4'43"
15.
Santiago LAZCANO
Kas - Kaskol 4'45"
16.
Wilfried PEFFGEN
Rokado 10'01"
17.
Raymond RIOTTE
Sonolor - Lejeune
18.
Barry HOBAN
GAN - Mercier - Hutchinson
19.
Michel PÉRIN
GAN - Mercier - Hutchinson
20.
Johny SCHLECK
Bic
21.
Wim PRINSEN
Goudsmit - Hoff
22.
Sid BARRAS
Bantel
23.
Rini WAGTMANS
Goudsmit - Hoff
24.
Agustín TAMAMES
Werner
25.
Colin LEWIS
Holdsworth - Campagnolo
26.
Vicente LÓPEZ CARRIL
Kas - Kaskol
27.
Louis PFENNINGER
Rokado
28.
Kurt RUB
Möbel Marki - Bonanza - Ramona - De Gribaldy
29.
Roland BERLAND
Bic
30.
Giancarlo POLIDORI
Scic
31.
Antonio MARTOS AGUILAR
Werner
32.
Yves HÉZARD
Sonolor - Lejeune
33.
Raymond POULIDOR
GAN - Mercier - Hutchinson
34.
Gianni MOTTA
Ferretti
35.
Raymond DELISLE
Peugeot - BP - Michelin
36.
Gösta PETTERSSON
Ferretti
37.
Davide BOIFAVA
Zonca
38.
Lucien VAN IMPE
Sonolor - Lejeune
39.
Bernard THÉVENET
Peugeot - BP - Michelin
40.
Giovanni CAVALCANTI
Filotex
41.
Francisco GALDÓS
Kas - Kaskol
42.
Joaquim AGOSTINHO
Van Cauter - Magniflex - De Gribaldy

Race information

Start, finish: Gap - Gap

Distance: 272.5 km

Date: 6 August 1972