Historic Overview Joseph Groussard

Rider

Overall Rank384
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 112 257
2. 1955 Terrot 15 649
3. 1956 Helyett 181 214
4. 1957 Helyett 749 45
5. 1958 Helyett 857 40
6. 1959 Helyett 676 51
7. 1960 Helyett 504 86
8. 1961 Alcyon 1123 22
9. 1962 Pelforth 963 32
10. 1963 Pelforth 1217 22
11. 1964 Pelforth 756 51
12. 1965 Pelforth 323 134
13. 1966 Pelforth 40 420
14. 1967 Pelforth 0 682
15. 1968 Individual 95 273
Overall: 7611 384

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 maillot jaune 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.

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