1920 Volta a Catalunya

The 1920 Volta a Catalunya was the fourth edition of the Volta a Catalunya cycle race and was held from 24 September to 26 September 1920.[2] The race started and finished in Barcelona. The race was won by José Pelletier.

1920 Volta a Catalunya
Race details
Dates24–26 September 1920
Stages3
Distance630[1] km (391.5 mi)
Winning time23h 55' 16"
Results
  Winner  José Pelletier (FRA)
  Second  José Nat (FRA)
  Third  Jaume Janer (ESP)
← 1913
1923 →

Route and stagesEdit

List of stages[3]
Stage Date Course Distance Winner
1 (A) 24 September Barcelona to Olot 157 km (98 mi)   José Pelletier (FRA)
1 (A) 24 September Olot to Tona 83 km (52 mi)   José Pelletier (FRA)
2 25 September Tona to Lleida 181 km (112 mi)   José Pelletier (FRA)
3 (A) 26 September Lleida to Tarragona 91 km (57 mi)   José Pelletier (FRA)
3 (B) 26 September Tarragona to Barcelona 95 km (59 mi)   José Nat (FRA)
Total 607 km (377 mi)[contradictory]

General classificationEdit

Final general classification[4][5]
Rank Rider Time
1   José Pelletier (FRA) 23h 55' 16"
2   José Nat (FRA) + 20' 12"
3   Jaime Janer (ESP) + 1h 09' 14"
4   Marcelo Llopis (ESP) + 1h 45' 11"
5   Guillermo Antón [ca] (ESP) + 2h 30' 51"
6   Bienvenido Torres (ESP) + 3h 12' 12"
7   Jaime Martí (ESP) + 3h 13' 06"
8   Luis Torres (ESP) + 5h 01' 05"
9   Conrado Escardó (ESP) + 5h 19' 08"
10   Manuel Alegre (ESP) + 5h 27' 25"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tour of Catalonia (Pro Tour)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 26 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Volta a Catalunya (Esp) - Cat. Pro-Tour". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 13 December 2007.
  3. ^ "Vuelta de Cataluña" (PDF). El Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 23 September 1920. p. 1. Retrieved 25 September 2018. "Clasificaciones" [Classification] (PDF). El Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 30 September 1920. p. 1. Retrieved 25 September 2018.
  4. ^ "1920 Volta Ciclista a Catalunya". First Cycling. Retrieved 26 December 2017.
  5. ^ "Volta Ciclista a Catalunya 1920". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 26 December 2017.