Historic Overview Joseph Groussard

Rider

Overall Rank362
NameJoseph GROUSSARD
Country
  France
Date of birth02-Mar-1934 - La Chapelle Janson (Bretagne)
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Joseph Groussard - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1954 Arliguie 140 232
2. 1955 Terrot 15 655
3. 1956 Helyett 195 208
4. 1957 Helyett 782 43
5. 1958 Helyett 898 40
6. 1959 Helyett 727 46
7. 1960 Helyett 524 84
8. 1961 Alcyon 1175 22
9. 1962 Pelforth 1020 31
10. 1963 Pelforth 1242 23
11. 1964 Pelforth 761 51
12. 1965 Pelforth 323 134
13. 1966 Pelforth 40 420
14. 1967 Pelforth 0 684
15. 1968 Individual 95 273
Overall: 7937 362

Biography

Joseph Groussard (born 2 March 1934 in La Chapelle-Janson, Brittany, France) is a former French professional road bicycle racer. Groussard was professional from 1954 to 1968. He rode 9 editions of the Tour de France where he won one stage in the 1959 Tour de France and wore the yellow jersey as leader of the general classification for one day in 1960 Tour de France. Other victories include two wins in Paris–Camembert, stage wins in Paris–Nice, wins in Critérium International and Four Days of Dunkirk and the 1963 edition of Milan–San Remo. In 1965, Groussard became the Lanterne rouge (last finishing rider) in the 1965 Tour de France.

Joseph Groussard is the brother of cyclist Georges Groussard.

source - Wikipedia