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

Louison Bobet - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1946 Stella 15 523
2. 1947 Stella 220 170
3. 1948 Stella 1572 9
4. 1949 Stella 468 84
5. 1950 Stella 1854 5
6. 1951 Stella 2973 4
7. 1952 Stella 1682 9
8. 1953 Stella 2759 1
9. 1954 Stella 3134 1
10. 1955 L. Bobet 3155 1
11. 1956 L. Bobet 1195 22
12. 1957 L. Bobet 1738 10
13. 1958 L. Bobet 1754 11
14. 1959 L. Bobet 735 45
15. 1960 L. Bobet 153 234
16. 1961 Ignis 347 129
17. 1962 Margnat 0 759
Overall: 23754 20

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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