1938 Tour de France, Stage 1 to Stage 10c

The 1938 Tour de France was the 32nd edition of the Tour de France, one of cycling's Grand Tours. The Tour began in Paris with a flat stage on 5 July, and Stage 10c occurred on 17 July with a flat stage to Montpellier. The race finished in Paris on 31 July.

Map of France with the route of the 1938 Tour de France
Route of the 1938 Tour de France

Stage 1Edit

5 July 1938 – Paris to Caen, 215 km (134 mi)[1]

Stage 1 result and general classification after stage 1[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Willi Oberbeck (GER) Germany 6h 38' 25"
2   Aldo Bini (ITA) Italy + 10"
3   Theo Middelkamp (NED) Netherlands s.t.
4   Marcel Kint (BEL) Belgium s.t.
5   Otto Weckerling (GER) Germany s.t.
6   François Neuville (BEL) Belgium + 30"
7   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets s.t.
8   Gerrit Schulte (NED) Netherlands + 38"
9   Antonin Magne (FRA) France s.t.
10   Giuseppe Martano (ITA) Italy s.t.

Stage 2Edit

6 July 1938 – Caen to Saint-Brieuc, 237 km (147 mi)[1]

Stage 2 result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jean Majerus (LUX) Luxembourg 7h 01' 07"
2   Jean-Marie Goasmat (FRA) France s.t.
3   Otto Weckerling (GER) Germany s.t.
4   Georges Speicher (FRA) France s.t.
=5   Antonin Magne (FRA) France s.t.
=5   Heinz Wengler (GER) Germany s.t.
=5   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets s.t.
=5   Victor Cosson (FRA) France s.t.
=5   Jules Lowie (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Mathias Clemens (LUX) Luxembourg s.t.
General classification after stage 2[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jean Majerus (LUX) Luxembourg
2   Otto Weckerling (GER) Germany + 32"
3   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets + 52"
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Stage 3Edit

7 July 1938 – Saint-Brieuc to Nantes, 238 km (148 mi)[1]

Stage 3 result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Gerrit Schulte (NED) Netherlands 7h 39' 01"
2   Éloi Meulenberg (BEL) Belgium + 5"
3   Paul Egli (SUI) Switzerland + 9"
4   Heinz Wengler (GER) Germany s.t.
5   Theo Middelkamp (NED) Netherlands s.t.
6   Glauco Servadei (ITA) Italy s.t.
7   Edward Vissers (BEL) Belgium s.t.
8   Settimio Simonini (ITA) Italy s.t.
9   Eloi Tassin (FRA) France - Bleuets s.t.
10   Jean-Marie Goasmat (FRA) France s.t.
General classification after stage 3[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jean Majerus (LUX) Luxembourg
2   Otto Weckerling (GER) Germany + 32"
3   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets + 52"
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Stage 4aEdit

8 July 1938 – Nantes to La Roche-sur-Yon, 62 km (39 mi)[1]

Stage 4a result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Éloi Meulenberg (BEL) Belgium 2h 04' 49"
2   Glauco Servadei (ITA) Italy s.t.
3   Aldo Bini (ITA) Italy s.t.
4   François Neuville (BEL) Belgium s.t.
5   Heinz Wengler (GER) Germany s.t.
6   Jules Rossi (ITA) Italy s.t.
7   Giuseppe Martano (ITA) Italy s.t.
8   Jules Lowie (BEL) Belgium s.t.
9   Jean Fréchaut (FRA) France s.t.
10   Sylvère Maes (BEL) Belgium s.t.
General classification after stage 4a[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jean Majerus (LUX) Luxembourg
2   Otto Weckerling (GER) Germany + 32"
3   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets + 52"
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Stage 4bEdit

8 July 1938 – La Roche-sur-Yon to La Rochelle, 83 km (52 mi)[1]

Stage 4b result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Éloi Meulenberg (BEL) Belgium 2h 34' 20"
2   Glauco Servadei (ITA) Italy s.t.
3   Oreste Bernardoni (FRA) France - Bleuets s.t.
4   Jean Fréchaut (FRA) France s.t.
5   François Neuens (LUX) Luxembourg s.t.
=6   Sylvère Maes (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=6   Marcel Kint (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=6   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=6   Albertin Disseaux (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=6   Émile Masson Jr. (BEL) Belgium s.t.
General classification after stage 4b[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jean Majerus (LUX) Luxembourg
2   Otto Weckerling (GER) Germany + 32"
3   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets + 52"
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Stage 4cEdit

8 July 1938 – La Rochelle to Royan, 83 km (52 mi)[1]

Stage 4c result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium 2h 32' 13"
2   Janus Hellemons (NED) Netherlands + 18"
3   Glauco Servadei (ITA) Italy + 32"
4   Aldo Bini (ITA) Italy s.t.
=5   Sylvère Maes (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Marcel Kint (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Albertin Disseaux (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Éloi Meulenberg (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Émile Masson Jr. (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Jules Lowie (BEL) Belgium s.t.
General classification after stage 4c[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jean Majerus (LUX) Luxembourg
2   Otto Weckerling (GER) Germany + 32"
3   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets + 52"
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Rest day 1Edit

9 July 1938 – Royan

Stage 5Edit

10 July 1938 – Royan to Bordeaux, 198 km (123 mi)[1]

Stage 5 result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Éloi Meulenberg (BEL) Belgium 5h 12' 42"
2   Glauco Servadei (ITA) Italy s.t.
3   Aldo Bini (ITA) Italy s.t.
4   Jean Fréchaut (FRA) France s.t.
=5   Sylvère Maes (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Marcel Kint (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Albertin Disseaux (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Émile Masson Jr. (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=5   Jules Lowie (BEL) Belgium s.t.
General classification after stage 5[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jean Majerus (LUX) Luxembourg
2   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets + 52"
=3   Antonin Magne (FRA) France + 1' 00"
=3   Mathias Clemens (LUX) Luxembourg s.t.
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Stage 6aEdit

11 July 1938 – Bordeaux to Arcachon, 53 km (33 mi)[1]

Stage 6a result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jules Rossi (ITA) Italy 1h 16' 20"
2   Giordano Cottur (ITA) Italy s.t.
3   Georges Naisse (FRA) France s.t.
4   Lucien Le Guével (FRA) France - Bleuets s.t.
5   Robert Tanneveau (FRA) France - Cadets s.t.
6   Dante Gianello (FRA) France - Bleuets s.t.
7   Pierre Gallien (FRA) France + 2' 02"
8   Glauco Servadei (ITA) Italy + 3' 38"
9   Enrico Mollo (ITA) Italy s.t.
10   Antonin Magne (FRA) France s.t.
General classification after stage 6a[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jean Majerus (LUX) Luxembourg
2   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets + 52"
3   Antonin Magne (FRA) France + 1' 00"
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Stage 6bEdit

11 July 1938 – Arcachon to Bayonne, 171 km (106 mi)[1]

Stage 6b result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Glauco Servadei (ITA) Italy 5h 06' 34"
2   Jules Rossi (ITA) Italy s.t.
3   Heinz Wengler (GER) Germany s.t.
4   Raoul Lesueur (FRA) France - Cadets s.t.
5   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets s.t.
6   Giuseppe Martano (ITA) Italy s.t.
7   Aldo Bini (ITA) Italy + 1' 40"
8   Paul Langhoff (GER) Germany s.t.
9   Pierre Jaminet (FRA) France s.t.
10   Giordano Cottur (ITA) Italy s.t.
General classification after stage 6b[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets
2   Heinz Wengler (GER) Germany + 26"
3   Jean Majerus (LUX) Luxembourg + 48"
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Stage 7Edit

12 July 1938 – Bayonne to Pau, 115 km (71 mi)[1]

Stage 7 result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Theo Middelkamp (NED) Netherlands 2h 51' 22"
2   Heinz Wengler (GER) Germany s.t.
3   Edward Vissers (BEL) Belgium s.t.
4   Julián Berrendero (ESP) Spain + 11"
5   Jean Fréchaut (FRA) France + 13"
6   Aldo Bini (ITA) Italy s.t.
=7   Sylvère Maes (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=7   Marcel Kint (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=7   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=7   Albertin Disseaux (BEL) Belgium s.t.
General classification after stage 7[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   André Leducq (FRA) France - Cadets
2   Heinz Wengler (GER) Germany + 13"
3   Jean Majerus (LUX) Luxembourg + 48"
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Rest day 2Edit

13 July 1938 –- Pau

Stage 8Edit

14 July 1938 – Pau to Luchon, 193 km (120 mi)[1]

Stage 8 result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium 7h 15' 19"
2   Edward Vissers (BEL) Belgium s.t.
3   Gino Bartali (ITA) Italy + 55"
4   Jean-Marie Goasmat (FRA) France + 4' 12"
5   Albertin Disseaux (BEL) Belgium + 6' 04"
6   Victor Cosson (FRA) France + 8' 05"
7   Dante Gianello (FRA) France - Bleuets + 8' 56"
8   Fabien Galateau (FRA) France - Cadets + 9' 11"
9   Arsène Mersch (LUX) Luxembourg + 10' 14"
10   Settimio Simonini (ITA) Italy + 11' 31"
General classification after stage 8[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium
2   Gino Bartali (ITA) Italy + 2' 18"
3   Jean-Marie Goasmat (FRA) France + 5' 09"
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Rest day 3Edit

15 July 1938 – Luchon

Stage 9Edit

16 July 1938 – Luchon to Perpignan, 260 km (160 mi)[1]

Stage 9 result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jean Fréchaut (FRA) France 7h 08' 15"
2   Enrico Mollo (ITA) Italy s.t.
3   Antonin Magne (FRA) France + 50"
4   Julián Berrendero (ESP) Spain s.t.
5   Jules Lowie (BEL) Belgium s.t.
6   Antoon van Schendel (NED) Netherlands + 2' 17"
7   Yvan Marie (FRA) France - Cadets s.t.
8   Glauco Servadei (ITA) Italy + 2' 47"
9   Constant Lauwers (BEL) Belgium s.t.
10   Gino Bartali (ITA) Italy s.t.
General classification after stage 9[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium
2   Gino Bartali (ITA) Italy + 53"
3   Jean-Marie Goasmat (FRA) France + 5' 09"
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Stage 10aEdit

17 July 1938 – Perpignan to Narbonne, 63 km (39 mi)[1]

Stage 10a result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Antoon van Schendel (NED) Netherlands 1h 56' 09"
2   Aldo Bini (ITA) Italy + 9"
3   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium s.t.
4   Jules Rossi (ITA) Italy s.t.
5   Pierre Jaminet (FRA) France s.t.
6   Glauco Servadei (ITA) Italy s.t.
7   Mario Vicini (ITA) Italy s.t.
8   Yvan Marie (FRA) France - Cadets s.t.
=9   Sylvère Maes (BEL) Belgium s.t.
=9   Marcel Kint (BEL) Belgium s.t.
General classification after stage 10a[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium
2   Gino Bartali (ITA) Italy + 53"
3   Jean-Marie Goasmat (FRA) France + 5' 09"
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Stage 10bEdit

17 July 1938 – Narbonne to Béziers, 27 km (17 mi) (ITT)[1]

Stage 10b result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium 39' 31"
2   Mario Vicini (ITA) Italy + 35"
3   Mathias Clemens (LUX) Luxembourg + 40"
4   Antonin Magne (FRA) France + 49"
5   Edward Vissers (BEL) Belgium + 1' 04"
6   Giordano Cottur (ITA) Italy + 1' 06"
7   Settimio Simonini (ITA) Italy + 1' 18"
=8   Raoul Lesueur (FRA) France - Cadets + 1' 25"
=8   Arsène Mersch (LUX) Luxembourg s.t.
10   Yvan Marie (FRA) France - Cadets + 1' 27"
General classification after stage 10b[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium
2   Gino Bartali (ITA) Italy + 3' 45"
3   Edward Vissers (BEL) Belgium + 7' 46"
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Stage 10cEdit

17 July 1938 – Béziers to Montpellier, 73 km (45 mi)[1]

Stage 10c result[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Antonin Magne (FRA) France 2h 06' 23"
2   Constant Lauwers (BEL) Belgium s.t.
3   Arsène Mersch (LUX) Luxembourg s.t.
4   Yvan Marie (FRA) France - Cadets s.t.
5   Mathias Clemens (LUX) Luxembourg s.t.
6   Pierre Clemens (LUX) Luxembourg s.t.
7   Fabien Galateau (FRA) France - Cadets s.t.
8   Robert Tanneveau (FRA) France - Cadets s.t.
9   Antoon van Schendel (NED) Netherlands s.t.
10   Jean Fontenay (FRA) France - Cadets + 1' 09"
General classification after stage 10c[1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Félicien Vervaecke (BEL) Belgium
2   Gino Bartali (ITA) Italy + 3' 45"
3   Edward Vissers (BEL) Belgium + 7' 46"
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar "32ème Tour de France 1938". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 24 November 2011.