1961 Tour de Suisse

The 1961 Tour de Suisse was the 25th edition of the Tour de Suisse cycle race and was held from 15 June to 21 June 1961. The race started in Zürich and finished in Lucerne.[2] The race was won by Attilio Moresi of the Carpano team.

1961 Tour de Suisse
Race details
Dates15–21 June 1961
Stages7
Distance1,357[1] km (843.2 mi)
Winning time37h 08' 06"
Results
  Winner  Attilio Moresi (SUI) (Carpano)
  Second  Hilaire Couvreur (BEL) (Carpano)
  Third  Alfred Rüegg (SUI) (Mittelholzer)

  Points  Attilio Moresi (SUI) (Carpano)
  Mountains  Hilaire Couvreur (BEL) (Carpano)
  Team Carpano
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General classificationEdit

Final general classification[2][3]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Attilio Moresi (SUI) Carpano 37h 08' 06"
2   Hilaire Couvreur (BEL) Carpano + 4' 10"
3   Alfred Rüegg (SUI) Mittelholzer + 7' 12"
4   Italo Mazzacurati (ITA) Carpano + 9' 10"
5   Germano Barale (ITA) Carpano + 13' 07"
6   Carlo Azzini (ITA) San Pellegrino + 13' 13"
7   Ernesto Bono (ITA) San Pellegrino + 13' 32"
8   Jef Planckaert (BEL) Wiel's–Flandria + 14' 38"
9   Arnaldo di Maria (ITA) Carpano + 20' 21"
10   Kurt Gimmi (SUI) Carpano + 22' 32"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tour De Suisse (Pro Tour) - Tour of Switzerland". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
  2. ^ a b "25ème Tour de Suisse 1961". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 28 October 2004.
  3. ^ "1961 Tour de Suisse". First Cycling. Retrieved 20 December 2017.