Historic Overview Barry Hoban

Rider

Overall Rank231
NameBarry HOBAN
Country
  Great Britain
Date of birth05-Feb-1940 - Wakefield (Wakefield)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Barry Hoban

Barry Hoban (born 5 February 1940) is a former English professional cyclist who rode during the late 1960s and early 1970s. He formerly held the record for the most stage wins in the Tour de France by a British rider, winning eight between 1967 and 1975. He holds the record for the most Tours completed by a British rider – having finished 11 of the 12 he started between 1965 and 1978. He was also the first Briton to win two consecutive stages of the Tour (a feat matched by Mark Cavendish in 2008).

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Major Victories

Gent - Wevelgem 1974
Rund um den Henninger Turm 1966
Tour de France - stages 1967 (1), 1968 (1), 1969 (2), 1973 (2), 1974 (1), 1975 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1964 (2)

Seasons

Barry Hoban - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1962 Bertin - Porter 39 - Milremo 26 483
2. 1963 Bertin - Porter 39 - Milremo 9 562
3. 1964 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson 855 45
4. 1965 Mercier 276 164
5. 1966 Mercier 287 154
6. 1967 Mercier 655 68
7. 1968 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson 1119 26
8. 1969 Mercier - BP - Hutchinson 1058 36
9. 1970 Sonolor 566 92
10. 1971 Sonolor - Lejeune 944 45
11. 1972 GAN - Mercier - Hutchinson 894 46
12. 1973 GAN 462 96
13. 1974 GAN 1332 24
14. 1975 GAN - Mercier - Hutchinson 619 65
15. 1976 GAN 22 397
16. 1977 Miko 532 83
17. 1978 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson 541 78
18. 1979 Miko - Mercier - Vivagel 70 323
19. 1980 Elswick 2 576
20. 1981 Coventry Eagle 0 652
Overall: 10269 231