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).

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Badges

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Major Victories

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

Seasons

Louison Bobet - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1946 Individual 38 443
2. 1947 Stella - Hutchinson 340 136
3. 1948 Stella - Dunlop 1633 11
4. 1949 Stella - Dunlop 574 85
5. 1950 Stella - Dunlop 2273 4
6. 1951 Stella - Dunlop 3198 5
7. 1952 Stella - Huret - Dunlop 1972 8
8. 1953 Stella - Wolber - Dunlop 2700 4
9. 1954 Stella - Wolber - Dunlop 3136 1
10. 1955 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 3310 1
11. 1956 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 1222 25
12. 1957 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 1939 12
13. 1958 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 1999 9
14. 1959 L. Bobet 2294 7
15. 1960 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 1228 30
16. 1961 Ignis 788 65
17. 1962 Margnat - Paloma - D'Alessandro 0 1013
Overall: 28644 20