1986 Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré

The 1986 Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré was the 38th edition of the cycle race and was held from 25 May to 1 June 1986. The race started in Annecy and finished in Nyons. The race was won by Urs Zimmermann of the Carrera team.

1986 Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré
Race details
Dates25 May–1 June 1986
Stages7 + Prologue
Distance1,288[1] km (800.3 mi)
Winning time34h 16' 28"
Results
Winner  Urs Zimmermann (SUI) (Carrera Jeans–Vagabond)
  Second  Ronan Pensec (FRA) (Peugeot–Shell)
  Third  Joop Zoetemelk (NED) (Kwantum–Decosol–Yoko)

Points  Jean-Claude Leclercq (FRA) (Kas)
Mountains  Thierry Claveyrolat (FRA) (RMO–Cycles Méral–Mavic)
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TeamsEdit

Thirteen teams, containing a total of 113 riders, participated in the race:[2]

RouteEdit

Stage characteristics and winners[2]
Stage Date Course Distance Type Winner
P 25 May Annecy 4.1 km (2.5 mi)   Individual time trial   Jean-François Bernard (FRA)
1 26 May Annecy to Villeurbanne 176 km (109 mi)   Hans Daams (NED)
2 27 May Belleville to Gueugnon 186 km (116 mi)   Laurent Fignon (FRA)
3 28 May Digoin to Saint-Étienne 195 km (121 mi)   Thierry Claveyrolat (FRA)
4a 29 May Saint-Chamond to Charavines 100 km (62 mi)   Bruno Wojtinek (FRA)
4b 29 May Chambéry to Chambéry 94 km (58 mi)   Luc Roosen (BEL)
5 30 May Chambéry to Albertville 184 km (114 mi)   Erich Maechler (SUI)
6 31 May Grenoble to Grenoble 207 km (129 mi)   Thierry Claveyrolat (FRA)
7a 1 June Laragne to Camaret 106 km (66 mi)   Maarten Ducrot (NED)
7b 1 June Camaret to Nyons 35.9 km (22.3 mi)   Individual time trial   Jean-François Bernard (FRA)

General classificationEdit

Final general classification[2][3]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Urs Zimmermann (SUI) Carrera Jeans–Vagabond 34h 16' 28"
2   Ronan Pensec (FRA) Peugeot–Shell + 3' 15"
3   Joop Zoetemelk (NED) Kwantum–Decosol–Yoko + 3' 44"
4   Jean-Claude Bagot (FRA) Fagor + 3' 46"
5   Jean-Claude Leclercq (FRA) Kas + 3' 58"
6   Thierry Claveyrolat (FRA) RMO–Cycles Méral–Mavic + 5' 07"
7   Jean-François Bernard (FRA) La Vie Claire + 5' 12"
8   Luc Roosen (BEL) Kwantum–Decosol–Yoko + 5' 25"
9   Éric Caritoux (FRA) Fagor + 7' 06"
10   Charly Bérard (FRA) La Vie Claire + 9' 22"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Critérium du Dauphiné (World Tour), France". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 11 November 2017.
  2. ^ a b c "38ème Dauphiné Libéré 1986". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 23 April 2004.
  3. ^ "1986 Critérium du Dauphiné". First Cycling. Retrieved 11 November 2017.

Further readingEdit