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Historic Overview Jean-Pierre Danguillaume

Rider

Overall Rank313
NameJean-Pierre DANGUILLAUME
Country
  France
Date of birth25-May-1946 - Joué les Tours (Centre)
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Biography

Jean-Pierre Danguillaume

Jean-Pierre Danguillaume (born 25 May 1946) is a retired French professional road bicycle racer. He is the nephew of fellow racing cyclist Camille Danguillaume. His sporting career began with U.C. Joue. As an amateur, he competed competed in the team time trial at the 1968 Summer Olympics and won the 1969 edition of the Peace Race. In 1970 he turned professional with the Peugeot team, where he spent his entire professional career. Between 1970 and 1978, Danguillaume won 7 stages in the Tour de France. His other notable wins included the Grand Prix de Plouay in 1971, the Critérium International in 1973, the Grand Prix du Midi Libre in 1974 and Paris–Bourges in 1975. In the latter year he also took the bronze medal in the road race at the World Championships in Yvoir, Belgium. During his career he took a total of 350 wins, including 68 as a professional. After his retirement at the end of 1978, he became a directeur sportif, managing the Mercier team from 1979 to 1984. After the team was disbanded, he joined Coca-Cola Enterprises as an executive, managing the company's presence at the Tour de France as a sponsor: he remained in this role for 19 years, retiring at the end of 2003. He continued to work at the Tour in a hospitality role.

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Badges

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Major Victories

Bretagne Classic-Ouest-France 1971
G.P. du Midi-Libre 1974
Critérium International 1973
Wyścig Pokoju / Závod Míru / Friedensfahrt 1969
Tour de France - stages 1970 (1), 1971 (1), 1973 (1), 1974 (2), 1977 (2)
Paris - Nice - stages 1976 (1)
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 1977 (1), 1978 (1)
G.P. du Midi-Libre - stages 1973 (1), 1975 (1)
4 Jours de Dunkerque - stages 1975 (1), 1977 (1), 1978 (1)
Wyścig Pokoju / Závod Míru / Friedensfahrt - stages 1969 (1)
More results

Seasons

Jean-Pierre Danguillaume - Scores by Season

Year Team Score Rank
1. 1967 Individual 10 680
2. 1968 Individual 19 583
3. 1969 Individual 145 278
4. 1970 Peugeot - BP - Michelin 428 128
5. 1971 Peugeot - BP - Michelin 1023 43
6. 1972 Peugeot - BP - Michelin 841 52
7. 1973 Peugeot - BP - Michelin 952 50
8. 1974 Peugeot - BP - Michelin 2250 8
9. 1975 Peugeot - BP - Michelin 1466 22
10. 1976 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin 1310 26
11. 1977 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin 1076 32
12. 1978 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin 542 85
Overall: 10062 313