Historic Overview Louison Bobet

Rider

Overall Rank18
NameLouison BOBET
Country
  France
Date of birth12-Mar-1925 - Saint Méen le Grand (Bretagne)
Date of death13-Mar-1983 - Biarritz (Aquitaine)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Louison Bobet - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1946 Stella 19 505
2. 1947 Stella 277 150
3. 1948 Stella 1603 9
4. 1949 Stella 479 86
5. 1950 Stella 1898 5
6. 1951 Stella 2973 4
7. 1952 Stella 1696 10
8. 1953 Stella 2795 1
9. 1954 Stella 3166 1
10. 1955 L. Bobet 3226 1
11. 1956 L. Bobet 1234 22
12. 1957 L. Bobet 1770 10
13. 1958 L. Bobet 1809 9
14. 1959 L. Bobet 1179 19
15. 1960 L. Bobet 304 135
16. 1961 Ignis 546 76
17. 1962 Margnat 0 767
Overall: 24974 18

Biography

Louis "Louison" Bobet (pronounced [lwi.zɔ̃ bɔ.be]; 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), Tour of Flanders (1955), Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré (1955), Tour de Luxembourg (1955), Paris–Roubaix (1956) and Bordeaux–Paris (1959).

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