Ranking 1869-1897

Name Birthday Country Score
1. Léon HOUA 08-Nov-1867
BEL
1898
2. Charles MEYER 16-Mar-1868
DEN
1694
3. Maurice GARIN 03-Mar-1871
FRA
1675
4. Gaston RIVIERRE 03-Jun-1862
FRA
1409
5. Jean Auguste STÉPHANE (ETIENNE) 09-Feb-1863
FRA
1070
6. Jean Marie CORRE 21-May-1864
FRA
1037
7. Mathieu CORDANG 26-Dec-1869
NED
899
8. Josef FISCHER 20-Jan-1865
GER
899
9. Henri COULLIBOEUF 11-Sep-1855
FRA
800
10. Charles TERRONT 25-Apr-1857
FRA
784
11. Lucien LESNA 11-Jan-1863
FRA
757
12. Louis RASQUINET
BEL
717
13. Marius ALLARD 26-Oct-1871
FRA
673
14. René NULENS
BEL
648
15. Arthur LINTON 10-Jun-1872
GBR
605
16. Célestin VIGNEAUX
FRA
586
17. George Pilkington MILLS 08-Jan-1867
GBR
570
18. Louis COTTEREAU 11-Feb-1869
FRA
549
19. Frank William SHORLAND
GBR
549
20. Arsène MILLOCHEAU 21-Jan-1867
FRA
532
21. Pierre ROUSSET 28-Feb-1836
FRA
444
22. Louis MASI 17-Apr-1868
SUI
443
23. Joseph JIEL LAVAL 26-Nov-1855
FRA
435
24. Guillaume LAVONCOURT
FRA
433
25. Henri ARIES 17-Nov-1872
FRA
413
26. Joseph BERCKMANS
BEL
397
27. Lucien Eugene PRÉVOST 29-Jun-1863
FRA
380
28. Henri TANGHE 09-Apr-1864
BEL
350
29. J.L. BATES
GBR
344
30. Edouard BAILLY TAYLOR
FRA
342
31. BOINET
FRA
334
32. Marius THÉ 24-Sep-1871
FRA
333
33. Maurice GERMAUX 19-Nov-1865
FRA
313
34. Leopold TROUSSELIER 10-Aug-1877
FRA
308
35. Louis DUANIP 14-Jan-1866
FRA
305
36. Henri GILLOT
FRA
305
37. Pierre GUILLET 26-Jan-1863
FRA
303
38. Armand CARDOL
BEL
278
39. Luigi AIRALDI 30-Jan-1870
ITA
277
40. LIERMI
FRA
277
41. Antoine OLIVIER 10-Jun-1868
FRA
275
42. Charles COLLETTE
BEL
274
43. Cees WITTEVEEN 14-Feb-1871
NED
271
44. Alexandre FOUREAUX
FRA
262
45. Jean Théodore JOYEUX 10-Nov-1865
FRA
262
46. Paul BLANK
GER
260
47. Michel BORISOWSKI
BEL
259
48. Leon LHOEST
BEL
259
49. BONNET
FRA
255
50. GRANGIEN
FRA
251
51. Charles LUCAS 07-Jan-1864
GBR
250
52. Montague A. HOLBEIN 11-Aug-1861
GBR
249
53. Michel FRÉDÉRICK 06-Nov-1872
SUI
243
54. VENDREDI
GBR
242
55. Marcel KERFF 02-Jun-1866
BEL
239
56. Henri DUCONSEIL
FRA
236
57. J.F. WALSH
GBR
232
58. Richard FISCHER
BEL
230
59. J. RALENTI
FRA
226
60. P. CARLIER
FRA
223
61. DELHAYE
FRA
217
62. Lucien STEIN
FRA
215
63. Charles HODEN 08-Jan-1862
GBR
214
64. Joseph HUZELSTEIN
FRA
214
65. Selwin Francis EDGE 29-Mar-1868
GBR
211
66. Léon BERTHIER 18-Nov-1863
FRA
210
67. Jules DUBOIS 05-May-1862
FRA
204
68. Arthur GEHENNIAUX 22-Feb-1869
BEL
203
69. CHARLES
FRA
202
70. GUILLOCHIN
FRA
202
71. Jules GOUOT 31-Mar-1874
FRA
201
72. John Dunlop LUMSDEN 07-Mar-1860
GBR
197
73. ROUXEL
FRA
197
74. Frederick Thomas BIDLAKE 13-Mar-1867
GBR
195
75. Paul GUIGNARD 10-May-1876
FRA
195
76. Fritz VANDERSTUYFT 22-Sep-1854
BEL
195
77. Felix MINET
BEL
190
78. Emile OUZOU 26-Sep-1870
FRA
190
79. Jules CORDIER 06-Dec-1867
BEL
189
80. Paul PALAU
BEL
188
81. W.J. NEASON
GBR
186
82. Paul BRÜL 02-Jan-1859
SUI
185
83. T. MONKHOUSE
GBR
183
84. Georges VAN OOLEN
BEL
182
85. J. GUILLOT 26-Jan-1863
FRA
179
86. Victor BAGRE
FRA
175
87. Lucien BOUVET
FRA
175
88. André HENRY 30-Oct-1865
BEL
174
89. Théodore MOTTAZ
SUI
173
90. Henri TART
FRA
172
91. Ernest GRAS
FRA
171
92. H. MITCHELL
GBR
171
93. Joseph BEAUGENDRE 19-Mar-1870
FRA
169
94. BERSEGEAY
FRA
169
95. Alphonse HUNNERBEIN
BEL
165
96. Paul FAUSSIER 03-Aug-1854
FRA
164
97. Joseph BOVY
BEL
163
98. Gustave GHIOT
BEL
162
99. R.H. CARLISLE 30-Mar-1866
GBR
160
100. W.M. CROSBIE
GBR
159
About this ranking

This is the overall all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world from 1869 to 1897. Use the year and country filters below to look at the same overall ranking until a specific year in the past and/or for a specific country. Riders score points based on their results in the races. These points depend on the (historic) importance of the race, the competition during the race and the toughness of the course. Click on any rider to get an all time overview of the rider with details on the scores and rank for the various seasons and the most important results for each year.

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