1933 Volta a Catalunya

The 1933 Volta a Catalunya was the 15th edition of the Volta a Catalunya cycle race and was held from 10 June to 18 June 1933. The race started and finished in Barcelona.[2] The race was won by Alfredo Bovet.

1933 Volta a Catalunya
Race details
Dates10–18 June 1933
Stages9
Distance1,537[1] km (955.0 mi)
Winning time55h 04' 19"
Results
  Winner  Alfredo Bovet (ITA)
  Second  Ambrogio Morelli (ITA)
  Third  Antoine Dignef (BEL)
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Route and stagesEdit

List of stages[3]
Stage Date Course Distance Winner
1 10 June Barcelona to Manresa 84 km (52 mi)   Jef Demuysere (BEL)
2 11 June Manresa to Tortosa 219 km (136 mi)   Alfons Corthout (BEL)
3 12 June Tortosa to Reus 218 km (135 mi)   Alfredo Bovet (ITA)
4 13 June Reus to Lleida 131 km (81 mi)   Alfons Corthout (BEL)
5 14 June Lleida to La Seu d'Urgell 190 km (118 mi)   Ambrogio Morelli (ITA)
6 15 June La Seu d'Urgell to Girona 212 km (132 mi)   Vicente Trueba (ESP)
7 16 June Girona to Figueres 130 km (81 mi)   Antoine Dignef (BEL)
8 17 June Figueres to Caldes de Malavella 179 km (111 mi)   Felice Gremo (ITA)
9 18 June Caldes de Malavella to Barcelona 175 km (109 mi)   Alfredo Bovet (ITA)
Total 1,538 km (956 mi)

General classificationEdit

Final general classification[4]
Rank Rider Time
1   Alfredo Bovet (ITA) 55h 04' 19"
2   Ambrogio Morelli (ITA) + 31' 59"
3   Antoine Dignef (BEL) + 34' 57"
4   Vicente Trueba (ESP) + 1h 05' 18"
5   Felice Gremo (ITA) + 1h 09' 24"
6   Luigi Marchisio (ITA) + 1h 25' 51"
7   Fédérico Ezquerra (ESP) + 1h 30' 44"
8   Vicente Bachero (ESP) + 1h 34' 05"
9   Émile Decroix (BEL) + 1h 34' 05"
10   José Nicolau [es] (ESP) + 1h 37' 24"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tour of Catalonia (Pro Tour)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 25 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Volta Ciclista a Catalunya 1933". Cycling Fever. Retrieved 25 February 2018.
  3. ^ "First stage" (PDF). El Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 11 June 1933. p. 1. Retrieved 27 September 2018. "Second stage" (PDF). El Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 12 June 1933. p. 1. Retrieved 27 September 2018. "Third and fourth stage" (PDF). El Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 14 June 1933. p. 1. Retrieved 27 September 2018. "Fifth stage" (PDF). El Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 15 June 1933. p. 1. Retrieved 27 September 2018. "Sixth stage" (PDF). El Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 16 June 1933. p. 1. Retrieved 27 September 2018. "Seventh stage" (PDF). El Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 17 June 1933. p. 1. Retrieved 27 September 2018. "Eighth stage" (PDF). El Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 18 June 1933. p. 1. Retrieved 27 September 2018. "Last stage" (PDF). El Mundo Deportivo (in Spanish). 19 June 1933. p. 1. Retrieved 27 September 2018.
  4. ^ "1933 Volta Ciclista a Catalunya". First Cycling. Retrieved 25 February 2018.