Historic Overview Brian Robinson

Rider

Overall Rank729
NameBrian ROBINSON
Country
  Great Britain
Date of birth03-Nov-1930 - Mirfield (West Yorkshire)
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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

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)
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Seasons

Brian Robinson - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1952 B.S.A. Cycles 0 1051
2. 1953 Individual 15 665
3. 1954 Hercules 45 441
4. 1955 Hercules 502 102
5. 1956 Saint Raphael - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 978 40
6. 1957 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop - Quinquina 814 52
7. 1958 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 808 64
8. 1959 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 885 53
9. 1960 Rapha - Gitane - Dunlop 743 65
10. 1961 Rapha - Gitane - Dunlop 1016 41
11. 1962 Saint Raphaël - Helyett - Hutchinson 43 452
12. 1963 Peugeot - BP - Englebert 0 758
Overall: 5849 729