1901 Paris–Tours

The 1901 Paris–Tours was the second edition of the Paris–Tours cycle race and was held on 30 June 1901.[2] The race started in Paris and finished in Tours. The race was won by Jean Fischer.

1901 Paris–Tours
Race details
Dates30 June 1901
Stages1
Distance253[1] km (157.2 mi)
Winning time9h 22' 35"
Results
  Winner  Jean Fischer (FRA)
  Second  Georges Lorgeou [fr] (FRA)
  Third  Édouard Wattelier (FRA)
← 1896
1906 →

General classificationEdit

Final general classification[2][3][4]
Rank Rider Time
1   Jean Fischer (FRA) 9h 22' 35"
2   Georges Lorgeou [fr] (FRA) c. + 1"[nb 1]
3   Édouard Wattelier (FRA) + 42' 59"
4   Antony Wattelier (FRA) + 47' 10"
5   J. Chalansonnet (FRA) + 50' 07"
6   Victor Lefèvre (FRA) + 1h 21' 48"
7   Achille Germain (FRA)
8   Georges Clément (FRA) + 1h 43' 25"
9   Launay (FRA) + 1h 53' 25"

NotesEdit

  1. ^ No actual time is given for Lorgeou. His finish is given as "to 15 metres" behind the winner, which would equate with about one second.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Paris-Tours (HC)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 5 February 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b c "2ème Paris-Tours 1901". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 26 January 2004. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "2a edizione Paris-Tours (1901)". Museo Ciclismo. Retrieved 5 February 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "1901 Paris - Tours". First Cycling. Retrieved 5 February 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)