Historic Overview Brian Robinson

Rider

Overall Rank745
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.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

5 2

Major Victories

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

Brian Robinson - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1952 B.S.A. Cycles 45 517
2. 1953 Individual 15 747
3. 1954 Hercules 45 476
4. 1955 Hercules 496 105
5. 1956 Saint Raphael - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 963 40
6. 1957 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop - Quinquina 871 50
7. 1958 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 818 63
8. 1959 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 873 56
9. 1960 Rapha - Gitane - Dunlop 745 66
10. 1961 Rapha - Gitane - Dunlop 1012 44
11. 1962 Saint Raphaël - Helyett - Hutchinson 43 497
12. 1963 Peugeot - BP - Englebert 0 932
Overall: 5926 745