Historic Overview Jacques Dupont

Rider

Overall Rank800
NameJacques DUPONT
Country
  France
Date of birth19-Jun-1928 - Lézat sur Lèze (Midi Pyrenees)
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Biography

Jacques Dupont

Jacques Dupont (19 June 1928 – 4 November 2019) was a French racing cyclist and Olympic champion in track cycling. He won a gold medal in the 1000m time trial at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London. He also won a bronze medal in the team road race, together with José Beyaert and Alain Moineau. He won Paris–Tours in 1951 and 1955. He won the 1955 event in what was then a record speed for a professional race covering the 253 km at an average of 43.666 km per hour and being awarded the Ruban Jaune.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Paris - Tours 1951, 1955
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 1956 (1)
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Seasons

Jacques Dupont - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1948 Individual 0 1465
2. 1950 Peugeot - Dunlop 90 412
3. 1951 Peugeot - Dunlop 366 125
4. 1952 Dilecta - Wolber 731 50
5. 1953 Dilecta - J.B. Louvet - Wolber 578 74
6. 1954 Dilecta - Wolber - J.B. Louvet 279 169
7. 1955 La Perle - Hutchinson 916 48
8. 1956 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson 852 46
9. 1957 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop - Quinquina 993 39
10. 1958 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 688 80
11. 1959 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 69 392
12. 1960 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 0 913
13. 1963 Individual 7 634
Overall: 5569 800