Historic Overview Louison Bobet

Rider

Overall Rank20
NameLouison BOBET
Country
  France
Date of birth12-Mar-1925 - Saint Méen le Grand (Bretagne)
Date of death13-Mar-1983 - Biarritz (Aquitaine)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Louison Bobet

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).

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Tour de France 1953, 1954, 1955
Ronde van Vlaanderen 1955
Giro di Lombardia 1951
Milano - Sanremo 1951
Bordeaux - Paris 1959
Paris - Nice 1952
World Championships Road Race 1954
Challenge "Desgrange-Colombo" 1951
Paris - Roubaix 1956
Corsa XX Settembre (Roma-Napoli-Roma) 1959, 1960
Tour de l'Ouest 1949
Genova - Nizza 1957
Dauphiné Libéré 1955
Critérium International 1951, 1952
Tour de France - stages 1948 (2), 1950 (1), 1951 (1), 1953 (2), 1954 (3), 1955 (2)
Giro d'Italia - stages 1951 (1), 1957 (1)
Paris - Nice - stages 1951 (2), 1952 (4), 1955 (1)
Tour de Romandie - stages 1953 (1)
Corsa XX Settembre (Roma-Napoli-Roma) - stages 1959 (5), 1960 (6)
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 1954 (1), 1955 (3)
More results

Seasons

Louison Bobet - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1946 Stella - Hutchinson 19 525
2. 1947 Stella - Hutchinson 308 145
3. 1948 Stella - Dunlop 1600 11
4. 1949 Bianchi - Ursus 514 89
5. 1950 Guerra - Ursus 2176 5
6. 1951 Bottecchia - Ursus 3138 4
7. 1952 Bottecchia - Ursus 1826 8
8. 1953 Stella - Wolber - Dunlop 2713 3
9. 1954 Stella - Wolber - Dunlop 3137 1
10. 1955 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 3266 1
11. 1956 L. Bobet 1184 24
12. 1957 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 1799 12
13. 1958 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 1994 9
14. 1959 L. Bobet 1973 10
15. 1960 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 889 48
16. 1961 Ignis 708 69
17. 1962 Margnat - Paloma - D'Alessandro 0 787
Overall: 27244 20