Historic Overview Andre Darrigade

Rider

Overall Rank64
NameAndre DARRIGADE
Country
  France
Date of birth24-Apr-1929 - Narrosse (Aquitaine)
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Biography

Andre Darrigade

André Darrigade (born Narrosse, 24 April 1929) was a French professional road bicycle racer between 1951 and 1966. Darrigade, a road sprinter won the 1959 World Championship and 22 stages of the Tour de France. Five of those were on the first day, a record.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Giro di Lombardia 1956
World Championships Road Race 1959
Giro d'Italia - stages 1960 (1)
Tour de France - stages 1953 (1), 1955 (1), 1956 (1), 1957 (3), 1958 (5), 1959 (1), 1960 (1), 1961 (4), 1962 (1), 1963 (1), 1964 (1)
Paris - Nice - stages 1952 (1)
Paris - Saint-Etienne - stages 1952 (1)
Tour de Romandie - stages 1957 (1), 1960 (2)

Seasons

Andre Darrigade - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1951 La Perle - Normandie 69 356
2. 1952 La Perle 261 149
3. 1953 La Perle - Hutchinson 682 48
4. 1954 La Perle - Hutchinson 755 49
5. 1955 La Perle - Hutchinson 835 46
6. 1956 Helyett - Potin - Hutchinson 1782 8
7. 1957 Helyett - Potin 1934 9
8. 1958 Helyett 2012 6
9. 1959 ACBB 2174 6
10. 1960 ACBB 1923 6
11. 1961 Alcyon - Leroux 1520 10
12. 1962 Gitane - Leroux - Dunlop - R. Geminiani 1474 13
13. 1963 Margnat 1050 30
14. 1964 Margnat - Paloma - Dunlop 889 41
15. 1965 Margnat 373 119
16. 1966 Kamome 224 189
Overall: 17957 64