Historic Overview Jacques Dupont

Rider

Overall Rank812
NameJacques DUPONT
Country
  France
Date of birth19-Jun-1928 - Lézat sur Lèze (Midi Pyrenees)
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Biography

Jacques Dupont (born 19 June 1928) is 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)
More results

Seasons

Jacques Dupont - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1950 Peugeot - Dunlop 90 402
2. 1951 Peugeot - Dunlop 346 129
3. 1952 Dilecta - Wolber 718 51
4. 1953 Dilecta - J.B. Louvet - Wolber 572 73
5. 1954 Dilecta - Wolber - J.B. Louvet 265 172
6. 1955 La Perle - Hutchinson 873 48
7. 1956 Carpano - Coppi 813 47
8. 1957 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop - Quinquina 991 39
9. 1958 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 663 80
10. 1959 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 60 390
11. 1960 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 0 830
12. 1963 Individual 6 587
Overall: 5397 812