Historic Overview Brian Robinson


Overall Rank740
  Great Britain
Date of birth03-Nov-1930 - Mirfield (West Yorkshire)
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Brian Robinson

Brian Robinson BEM (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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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)
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