Historic Overview Brian Robinson

Rider

Overall Rank766
NameBrian ROBINSON
Country
  Great Britain
Date of birth03-Nov-1930 - Mirfield (West Yorkshire)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Brian Robinson

Brian Robinson (born 3 November 1930) is an English former road bicycle racer of the 1950s and early 1960s. He was the first Briton to finish the Tour de France and the first to win a Tour stage. He won the 1961 Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré stage race. His success as a professional cyclist in mainland Europe paved the way for other Britons such as Tom Simpson and Barry Hoban.

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Badges

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Major Victories

Dauphiné Libéré 1961
Tour de France - stages 1958 (1), 1959 (1)
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 1961 (1)
G.P. du Midi-Libre - stages 1960 (1)
Tour d'Europe - stages 1954 (1)
Tour du Sud-Est - stages 1958 (1)
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Seasons

Brian Robinson - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1952 B.S.A. Cycles 45 528
2. 1953 Individual 28 618
3. 1954 Hercules 68 406
4. 1955 Hercules 497 107
5. 1956 Saint Raphael - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 971 41
6. 1957 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop - Quinquina 875 51
7. 1958 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 828 65
8. 1959 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 874 57
9. 1960 Rapha - Gitane - Dunlop 743 70
10. 1961 Rapha - Gitane - Dunlop 1016 48
11. 1962 Saint Raphaël - Helyett - Hutchinson 52 486
12. 1963 Peugeot - BP - Englebert 0 988
Overall: 5997 766