Historic Overview Jacques Dupont

Rider

Overall Rank910
NameJacques DUPONT
Country
  France
Date of birth19-Jun-1928 - Lézat sur Lèze (Midi Pyrenees)
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Jacques Dupont - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1950 Peugeot 82 371
2. 1951 Peugeot 346 112
3. 1952 Dilecta 708 41
4. 1953 Dilecta 570 64
5. 1954 Dilecta 251 148
6. 1955 La Perle 755 48
7. 1956 Mercier 511 78
8. 1957 St. Raphael 658 54
9. 1958 St. Raphael 480 100
10. 1959 Peugeot 17 518
11. 1960 St. Raphael 0 804
12. 1963 Individual 6 576
Overall: 4384 910

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