Historic Overview Franco Giorgetti


Overall Rank7225
Date of birth13-Oct-1902 - Varese (Lombardia)
Date of death18-Mar-1983 - Bovisio Masciago (Lombardia)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking


Franco Giorgetti

Franco Giorgetti (13 October 1902 – 18 March 1983) was an Italian racing cyclist and Olympic champion in track cycling.

Giorgetti was born in Bovisio-Masciago. He won a gold medal in the team pursuit at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp (with Arnaldo Carli, Ruggero Ferrario and Primo Magnani). Giorgetti also specialized in six-day racing. He won the prestigious Six Days of New York a record eight times, the first time in 1926 with Reggie McNamara. He died in Varese, aged 80.

source - Wikipedia


Major Victories

Tour du Lac Léman 1921
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Franco Giorgetti - Scores by Season

Year Team Score Rank
1. 1920 Individual 26 313
2. 1921 Legnano - Pirelli 147 134
3. 1922 Legnano - Pirelli 152 130
Overall: 325 7225