1987 Paris–Nice

The 1987 Paris–Nice was the 45th edition of the Paris–Nice cycle race and was held from 3 March to 9 March 1987. The race started in Paris and finished at the Col d'Èze.[2] The race was won by Sean Kelly of the Kas team.

1987 Paris–Nice
Race details
Dates8–15 March 1987
Stages7 + Prologue
Distance1,169.5[1] km (726.7 mi)
Winning time31h 18' 46"
Results
  Winner  Sean Kelly (IRL) (Kas)
  Second  Jean-François Bernard (FRA) (Toshiba–Look)
  Third  Laurent Fignon (FRA) (Système U)
← 1986
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RouteEdit

Stage characteristics and winners[2]
Stage Date Course Distance Type Winner
P 8 March Paris 5.5 km (3.4 mi)   Individual time trial   Jean-Luc Vandenbroucke (BEL)
1 9 March Champigny-sur-Yonne 47 km (29 mi)   Team time trial Carrera Jeans–Vagabond
2 10 March Chalon-sur-Saône to Saint-Étienne 203 km (126 mi)   Eddy Planckaert (BEL)
3 11 March Saint-Étienne to Mont Ventoux/Chalet Reynard 244 km (152 mi)   Sean Kelly (IRL)
4 12 March Miramas to Toulon/Mont Faron 193 km (120 mi)   Jean-François Bernard (FRA)
5 13 March Toulon to Saint-Tropez 208 km (129 mi)   Laurent Fignon (FRA)
6 14 March Saint-Tropez to Mandelieu 155 km (96 mi)   Jean-Claude Bagot (FRA)
7a 15 March Mandelieu to Nice 104 km (65 mi)   Laurent Fignon (FRA)
7b Nice to Col d'Èze 10 km (6.2 mi)   Individual time trial   Stephen Roche (IRL)

General classificationEdit

Final general classification[2][3]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Sean Kelly (IRL) Kas 31h 18' 46"
2   Jean-François Bernard (FRA) Toshiba–Look + 1' 07"
3   Laurent Fignon (FRA) Système U + 1' 10"
4   Stephen Roche (IRL) Carrera Jeans–Vagabond + 1' 17"
5   Eric Boyer (FRA) Système U + 2' 01"
6   Jean-Claude Bagot (FRA) Fagor–MBK + 3' 49"
7   Ronan Pensec (FRA) Vétements Z–Peugeot + 4' 59"
8   Urs Zimmermann (SUI) Carrera Jeans–Vagabond + 5' 38"
9   Iñaki Gastón (ESP) Kas + 6' 27"
10   Claude Criquielion (BEL) Hitachi–Marc + 6' 45"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Paris-Nice (Pro Tour-Historic)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 19 November 2017.
  2. ^ a b c "45ème Paris-Nice 1987". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 18 August 2004.
  3. ^ "1987 Paris - Nice". First Cycling. Retrieved 19 November 2017.