Historic Overview Franco Giorgetti

Rider

Overall Rank6953
NameFranco GIORGETTI
Country
  Italy
Date of birth13-Oct-1902 - Varese (Lombardia)
Date of death18-Mar-1983 - Bovisio Masciago (Lombardia)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

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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Seasons

Franco Giorgetti - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1920 Individual 26 281
2. 1921 Legnano - Pirelli 146 133
3. 1922 Legnano - Pirelli 151 126
Overall: 323 6953