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

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 19 519
2. 1947 Stella - Hutchinson 299 136
3. 1948 Stella - Dunlop 1595 11
4. 1949 Bianchi - Ursus 487 86
5. 1950 Guerra - Ursus 2130 4
6. 1951 Bottecchia - Ursus 3084 4
7. 1952 Bottecchia - Ursus 1598 10
8. 1953 Stella - Wolber - Dunlop 2623 2
9. 1954 Stella - Wolber - Dunlop 3105 1
10. 1955 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 3179 1
11. 1956 L. Bobet 1131 25
12. 1957 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 1727 12
13. 1958 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 1863 9
14. 1959 L. Bobet 1899 10
15. 1960 L. Bobet - BP - Hutchinson 854 46
16. 1961 Ignis 547 88
17. 1962 Margnat - Paloma - D'Alessandro 0 783
Overall: 26140 18