Historic Overview Joseph Groussard

Rider

Overall Rank348
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 140 235
2. 1955 Terrot - Hutchinson 15 656
3. 1956 Helyett 190 215
4. 1957 Helyett - Potin 782 47
5. 1958 Helyett 902 42
6. 1959 Helyett 727 48
7. 1960 Helyett - Leroux - Fynsec - Hutchinson - A.C.B.B. 526 89
8. 1961 Alcyon 1175 23
9. 1962 Pelforth 1022 32
10. 1963 Pelforth 1244 26
11. 1964 Pelforth - Sauvage - Lejeune 847 47
12. 1965 Pelforth 323 140
13. 1966 Pelforth 199 208
14. 1967 Pelforth 0 687
15. 1968 Individual 95 275
Overall: 8187 348

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.

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